Financing & Support measures
In order to support investments and the continuous development of small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) even more, the aid scheme for SMEs has been improved and broadened.
This new scheme offers additional possibilities to accompany and support SMEs in their start-up phase, their development or reorientation phase.
On the one hand, existing aid measures are still available but have only been adapted:
You are entitled to retraining programmes which are aimed at helping you return to the labour market and facilitate your professional reorientation.
Since 1 January 2020, the OLAI has been replaced by the ONA. The Ministry of Family Affairs, Integration and the Greater Region now also have an Integration Department.
The “eHandwierk” service at the Chamber of Skilled Trades and Crafts is organising thematic sessions on the digital transformation in the craft sector.