Support for self employment - employment providers survey

Thank you for agreeing to take part in this survey.

We are keen to understand the numbers involved, the current practice of providers and types of support available for people with learning disabilities to set up their own business.

Throughout the survey please include sole traders, partnerships and limited companies when answering.

For more information please contact Keith Bates on 0779 605 3847 or email keith@mutuallyinclusive.co.uk
www.mutuallyinclusive.co.uk/research

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* 1. Your details

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* 2. During the year April 2016 - March 2017, how many people with learning disabilities did your organisation support into all types of paid employment?

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* 3. During the year April 2016 - March 2017, how many people with learning disabilities did your organisation support to set up their own business? Please include sole traders, partnerships and limited companies?

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* 4. In total, how many people with learning disabilities do you currently provide ongoing employment support to of over 4 hours per month?

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* 5. What support does your service offer to people with learning disabilities setting up their own business? Please tick all that apply

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* 6. Does the support you offer form part of your wider employment provision or is it delivered within a specific enterprise programme?

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* 7. Which of the following funding options contribute to your costs supporting people to run their own business? Please tick all that apply

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* 8. Do you have strategies to provide long term (over two years) support for people with learning disabilities running their own business?

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* 9. Please give examples of any particularly successful businesses. In each case, please include the name of the enterprise, the services it provides and why you believe this is a successful venture.

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* 10. Thank you for your time. As a follow up to this survey, we are keen to interview a number of organisations to get more information about their experiences supporting people to set up and run their own business.  We anticipate this to be a telephone interview of about 15 minutes at a convenient date and time. Would you be willing to be contacted?

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