South East Creatives (SECCADS)

Supporting Creative Businesses in Eastbourne

South East Creatives is a business development programme supporting growing creative practices working in Essex, East Sussex or Kent. The programme is for creative, cultural or digital businesses looking to cultivate their knowledge and broaden their professional network.

Towner is delighted to be one of two Cultural Hubs in East Sussex alongside De La Warr Pavilion.

There are a number of offers that creative businesses can benefit from through this programme, including Workshops & Mentoring and Grants. In addition, South East Creatives have a developing Local Offer aimed at helping the creative economy.

How do creative businesses apply?

You can fill in the South East Creatives eligibility form online.

After your eligibility is confirmed, you will be directed to your Local Co-Ordinator, Marina Norris, to discuss your requirements.

The current crisis

South East Creatives is continuing through the current crisis.

The programme is adapting by:

Locally in East Sussex:

Find out more

For more about the Programme, visit the South East Creatives website, stay up-to-date with the latest developments by following South East Creatives on Instagram or Twitter, or email your Local Co-Ordinator, Marina Norris


South East Creatives (SECCADS) is part-financed by the European Regional Development Fund Programme 2014 to 2020. The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government is the managing authority for the European Regional Development Fund Programme, which is one of the funds established by the European Commission to help local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support local businesses and create jobs.

For more information visit southeastcreatives.co.uk

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