always possible

always possible are collating resources including emergency planning, wellbeing and specialist knowledge for Business & Enterprise, Education & Community and Creative & Culture sectors.


artist digital

Artist Digital is a communication agency that offers bespoke digital PR and marketing services to the performing and visual arts professionals, arts organisations, creative entrepreneurs and businesses.  They are offering free one-to-one sessions with their director Anastasia Witts to individual artists, arts organisations, small businesses and creative entrepreneurs.  The consultations take place remotely using Zoom or Skype.



Mental health support specifically for those working in the arts sector.


arts marketing association

Arts Marketing Association – free webinars open to all (membership restrictions lifted).


arts professional

News and information including resources, ideas and virtual events compiled by Arts Professional.


arts society

The Arts Society:  Connected are an online platform connecting people with a shared love of the arts.


china plate

China Plate Theatre are offering free digital discovery webinars including a beginner’s guide to livestreaming & how to create a podcast.


coast to capital

Coast to Capital Growth Hub team is committed to supporting businesses in Greater Brighton, West Sussex, East Surrey and Croydon by providing practical support and signposting to reliable information to help address the challenges of these exceptional times. They are running online events, collating news, funds and information.


Crafts council

Crafts Council – helpful guidance for Makers and their Businesses, during this time.


Creative entrepreneurs

Creative Entrepreneurs – have compiled a list of key resources to support you through this time. Includes a list of arts funds.


creative industries

The Creative Industries Federation is a community which represents, champions and supports the UK’s creative industries.



Creative Review – have published a guide to the programmes & initiatives that are on offer to help creatives through an uncertain time.

Creativtiy for Wellbeing

Creativity for Wellbeing is a free art resource site created by Richard K Potter for everyone – parents, facilitators and groups. C4W is designed to encourage creativity in the community, co-production and purposful activity for health and wellbeing and to create a sense of belonging. 



Crowdfunder has partnered with the Creative Industries Federation to provide a way to rally the support of your friends, clients & customers at this challenging time.

Platform & transaction fees currently waived for projects tackling the effects of COVID


Dancers career development

Dancers Career Development – are offering free hour-long personal & career coaching sessions for all professional dancers (must have one year’s professional experience) until September. Register here. Meet coaches. Available nationwide.



Equity – legal advice available, in view of the pandemic.

Exeunt Magazine

Exeunt Magazine – an evolving collection of advice, resources & opportunites for people who work in Theatre and are affected by coronavirus.



In the absence of exhibitions and events caused by the recent closure of galleries and arts organisations Fabrica have decided to temporarily open up their AR+ Online to all non members giving all artists access to commission and exhibition opportunities, available studio space and a selection of professional development services in the area.


Jerwood Arts

Jerwood Arts – information & guidance for UK Based Artists and Artist-Led organisations.


Impact on Sussex Small Businesses during COVID – 19 Outbreak – Survey

As champions of small business in the Sussex area a number of coworking spaces have joined forces with local business support & government bodies to collect data on how those operating in the Sussex area have been effected in recent weeks by the Coronavirus outbreak and the immediate support required in the coming months. This data will be used by local government bodies to lobby for increased financial & business support to enable businesses currently falling through the gaps in the Government support packages to navigate through and survive these tough times. Spending 5 minutes completing this survey will ensure your voice is heard directly by the people who can make a difference.



Masterclass have collated useful resources for actors, directors, writers & producers. They are hosting online events and have a regional directory of crowdfunders.



Manchester International Festival covid-19 resources list for artist & freelancers.


Parable Dance

Parable Dance – provide a space for creativity, individuality and opportunity for people with disabilities through dance. Offering Dance professional development & mentoring to make your face to face / online teaching accessible.


national arts fund school

The National Arts Fundraising School are hosting free webinars on on-line events.



Sky Media, the advertising sales arm of Sky, has launched its AdSmart SME support scheme, the SME100. The £1 million fund will provide 100 businesses with TV advertising campaigns via AdSmart to support them during the difficult times.


Sol Syn

Sol Syn (Solidarity Syndicate) is a way to make a visible stand of unity between creative workers and to make it clear that vital creative activity happens outside of the NPOs.



South East Dance – are offering open access Artist Advisories via phone, Zoom/Skype on a range of issues, including how to access funding.

Theatre Support

Theatre Support offers a range of resources available for those in the theatre industry



Tutti Creative Skills is built with the simple goal of enabling artists to create through trying times. Creatives sign up and offer their skills. Anyone who wants to learn those skills can get in touch with those creatives, and figure out an exchange that works for both parties, whether that involves money or a skill share.

They have collated a wealth of free resources for freelancers affected by COVID-19.



Workshops delivered by the Sussex Innovation Centre at venues across the Coast to Capital area. Free on-to-one mentoring sessions may be offered to workshop participants.

You can book your place on our workshops via University of Chichester Eventbrite page, by contacting any of the delivery partners directly or through the Coast-to-Capital Growth Hub.



Unlimited offer resourses and support for disabled artists.