3SC is committed to supporting the professional development and capacity of the third sector, helping improve social businesses and their success in winning and delivering public sector contracts either as an individual organisation or as part of a 3SC supply chain.


In the past we have offered this advice, support and networking opportunities only to organisations delivering contracted services as part of a 3SC supply chain. Alongside our new 3SC membership scheme (click on membership tab above for more details), we are now using our considerable experience and expertise to extend our services to all third sector organisations offering flexible consultancy support tailored to the needs of your social business.


Whether you need targeted short term or organisational wide transformational support, we can help you to improve your business. We offer a full range of sector-specific advice and support on a consultancy basis across many areas including:

  • Business Development
  • Governance and Leadership
  • Risk
  • Finance
  • Business Processes and Social Value
  • Skills and Knowledge of the Workforce
  • Information Technology and Security
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Social Impact Evaluation
  • Marketing and Communications

3SC has supported and enabled the third sector to access more than £65million since its inception.  In 2017-18 alone we supported our supply chains to access in excess of £6million. We have always been committed to delivering public services through local, passionate, mission driven, social organisations who deliver the crucial social impact and outcomes that are needed in person centred public services.

For more information please contact us at or 0330 30 30 300