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 Registered in England: No. 28936R. Registered with HMRC as an Exempt Charity. A registered society under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014.

Site copyright 2017 - Community Empowerment Limited. Registered Office: 90, Locksway Road PO4 8JP.

Empowering communities through


(people working together to meet their common needs).

Community Empowerment Ltd are specialists in community economic development


The reduction of poverty through mutual-self-help.

We provide a range of social enterprise and employability services helping communities to become stronger.

Community Empowerment Limited offers advice to people looking to start their own cooperative or social enterprises and create employment in the UK.

We'll help you in starting a sustainable and successful enterprise developed with the proven business model of cooperative values and principles.

Starting a Social Enterprise?

The Fox & Hounds at Denmead had closed.

Community Empowerment Ltd assisted local people to take it into community ownership.


The Community Empowerment Cooperative Consortium.

The consortium consists of a number of service providers that collectively provide support to small and social enterprises including:

Website creation and maintenance
Enterprise Development.

To find out more please visit the Services section of our site.  


To request our help for your community enterprise please click the appropriate Enquiry button. below..

We offer subsidised or fixed rate support package for co-operatives,social enterprises, charities and voluntary organisations.

We can provide free tools to help you to decide the appropriate structure for your enterprise as well as templates for Concept Papers and Business Plans.

Solent Social Enterprise Zone…

Portsmouth Hub operated by Community Empowerment Ltd


Southampton Hub operated by Social Enterprise Link (Wessex)


For use by Social Enterprises, Charities and Voluntary Organisations.


For use by new or existing Co-operatives and other organisations considering conversion to a Co-operative.

The Hive is a new business support programme designed for people wanting to start or grow a co-operatively run organisation.

To find out more visit:

THE HIVE mini-forum

To request our help with your application to “The Hive” please use the CO-OP ENQUIRY form - on this page

For all other enquiries.

The Community Empowerment Cooperative Consortium offers support for community economic development throughout the south of England (including London).

Our Registered Office is at 90, Locksway Road, Southsea PO4 8JP

Our Admin team are based at Southampton.

We are currently developing plans for a social enterprise hub for the Portsmouth area.

We use meeting and training rooms throughout the south of England.

To contact us - Please use the appropriate enquiry form  or if URGENT Telephone or text

07957 928898