Wales Co-operative Centre
national body for co-operatives, mutuals, social enterprises and employee owned businesses.
The Wales Co-operative Centre is a co-operative development agency, working across Wales to promote social, financial and digital inclusion through a range of projects.
They help communities develop businesses or projects which value people and the environment as much as profit.
The Centre was set up in 1982 by the Wales TUC to help redundant workers from heavy industry. It has evolved into an organisation helping businesses and local communities across Wales.
The Centre aims to influence, inform and respond to Welsh public policy. It is publicly supported and funded and is a leading support and training organisation for co-operatives and social enterprises in Wales.
Everyonesbusiness.coop is the new blog site for the co-operative and social enterprise sector in Wales. Run by the Wales Co-operative Centre, this site is for anyone with an interest in co-operatives, social enterprise and co-operative solutions to tackling poverty in Wales, including financial inclusion and digital inclusion.The site will feature blog posts from people across the sector, different areas of business and community life in Wales. This is your site to use, engage with and keep up-to-date with the latest issues and discussion points – it is everyone’s business!