Starting a business is exciting, thrilling and gives you the kind of experiences and opportunities that can change your life.

At times it is also scary, lonely and no doubt about it, it requires a lot of hard work. This is where we can help!

If you are under 25 and thinking of starting a business then we’ll do all we can to help you make it happen. We have an amazing network of successful businesses and people that help us to do this. Our resources: guides, templates and advice are free and are there to help you at each stage of your journey. If you can’t find what you need, talk to us – phone, email, Twitter, Facebook, you get the idea.

Come and see us, our home is Darwen Aldridge Community Academy …

I had personal ambitions to run a successful company and saw Darwen Creates as a place that would push me, show me my strengths and highlight my weaknesses. I found all this and more.