Who we help

Who we help

Here at HIE we help a variety of different businesses, social enterprises and communities.

A round up of activity and support awarded in 2019.


We work with businesses of all sizes across the Highlands and Islands. Through a dedicated package of advice, events, funding and property, we can help you grow your business. 

Find out more in our business support section. 

View business support

You can also have a look at our video on the left to find out about just some of the organisations and projects we supported in 2019.


Communities in the Highlands and Islands offer a diverse range of resources, opportunities and skills. Our ambition is to see every community across the area reach its full potential. We have been nurturing the development of dynamic and sustainable communities for over 50 years.

Support for communities

Social Enterprises

We have a close working relationship with around 150 social enterprises across the Highlands and Islands through our account management approach.

Support for social enterprises