Micro Enterprise Project

Micro Enterprise Project (MEP) can support you to start your own small business which is aligned with your own passions, skills and situation.

The step-by-step MEP process:

  1. DISCOVERY: Identify your skills, passions and available resources
  2. EXPLORATION: Craft product ideas and design your business model
  3. CREATION: Launch your business, test products and refine
  4. OPERATION: Monitor your business success and adjust it as needed



Bags of dried fruit lined up. Label by Jocelynne
See how Jocelynne’s home has been designed to meet her accessibility needs, and how getting these things right and knowing her strengths and interests has been the foundation of a great micro enterprise. Watch to the end to see how Jocelynne spends her time when she has a break from […]

What is possible?




Since 2011, Jayne Barrett has managed the design and trialling of CLP’s Micro Enterprise Project which assists people who live with significant disabilities to have their own small business as an alternative to attending day programs. People who live with significant disabilities have traditionally only been offered recreation services in […]

Starting your own business