Get Mutual, an initiative of the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals, is a self-help website to provide information and resources on setting up and running a co-operative. Get Mutual has case studies, toolkits, reports, resources and links to supportive organisations to help you get started on your co-operative journey.
The website includes case studies from four co-operatives:
- Common Equity Housing Limited (CEHL)
- Co-operative Home Care
- National Health Co-op
- Nundah Community Enterprise Cooperative
The website also includes a step-by-step guide on how to set up and run a co-operative and a guide explaining Public Service Mutuals. The website hosts a range of resources including manuals, research and reports, templates, toolkits, videos and websites.
Get Mutual also provides visitors with a range of trusted advisors to get professional assistance in setting up and running a co-operative business. Professional services include legal, accounting and education and training for example.