The Samee Charity - Helping you to take your next step to your new business & self-employment


Helping you to take your next steps to self-employment

Disability Confident Leader

The award winning Support And Mentoring Enabling Entrepreneurship (SAMEE) charity was founded in 2016 following a mission of believing in a world where everyone of all abilities can proudly and independently provide an income for themselves and their families.

SAMEE, a Dorset based level 3 Disability Confident Leader awarded charity, has three values which are Welcoming, Honest and Daring and has a team of people with direct lived experience of managing a disability whilst developing their individual careers. Our service is free at the point of delivery and not limited to ringfenced eligibility criteria.

Our charitable purpose is to enable people to explore self-employment by creatively exploring their ideas and potential with the ultimate aim of helping them achieve financial independence through successful business start-up and/or improved employability prospects. As part of that work, we partner with strategic partners both in employment and education sectors to ensure provision of the highest quality information, advice and guidance.

Our principal activity is to engage with those furthest from the world of work in a delivery style that encourages them and increases self-confidence and motivation.  We believe that exposing people to the different routes into the workplace develops their knowledge, skills and ambitions which ultimately helps them remove the barriers to work that they face. The information, advice and guidance offered to our beneficiaries via our projects is always relevant to their age and disability, and is delivered in a format which is accessible to their needs.

UnLtd-Award Winner

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UK Register of Learning Providers

Also . . .
Here at The Samee Project we are very proud to say we are registered with the UK Register of Learning Providers

UKPRN - 10061120


WISE - What Is Self Employment


The Samee Charity launches new website :   WISE

WISE - What Is Self Employment

Our Education Project, including Workshops in Self-Employment, help primary, senior and special educational needs schools create a stable and structured careers programme.

For more information - Please see WISE website for full details :

Start Up Loans

We are really pleased to be working in partnership with Start Up Loans so we can offer you the financial support, as well as a business mentor, to realise your self-employment goals.

Working with us will give you a business canvas and plan to start developing your ideas and opportunities to develop your new career . . .

We should be up & running next week . . .

Start-up Loans - Read More . . .


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Our @SamanthaEverard was asked to present at a careers adviser event about visual impairment. She has written an article to support other careers advisers which can be found here :
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