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Health & Wellbeing Innovation Centre

Based at Treliske in Truro, the Health & Wellbeing Innovation Centre is a business acceleration facility that welcomes knowledge based business within sectors that support health and wellbeing.

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The Health & Wellbeing Innovation Centre (HWIC) is a state-of-the-art three storey building with a fourth lower conference area, the total net rentable floor space of approximately 2000m². Accommodating up to 70 enterprises the Centre facilitates business growth by providing dynamic office space, access to individually tailored business support services, cutting-edge meeting and conference facilities, informal networking areas, fabulous connectivity and technology and the connection to a vibrant and collaborative business community.

The Health & Wellbeing Innovation Centre has been designed and built to the BREEAM Excellence standard, one of the highest levels of environmental accreditation available for new buildings. This ensures that the Centre's environmental impact was low during construction and will also be throughout its lifespan.


Accessibility:
Our Centre provides accessible parking places close to the main entrance. Hearing induction loops have been designed into the building and we have lift access to all floors within the Centre.

The management of the Health & Wellbeing Innovation Centre is being delivered by Plymouth University on behalf of Cornwall Council. The Health & Wellbeing Innovation Centre building has been supported by European Regional Development Fund Convergence Programme, Cornwall Development Company, NHS Innovations South West, Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust and Peninsula College of Medicine & Dentistry.


 

Our achievements in our second year

Combined annual turnover at point of 2016 survey

Combined average growth of long and short term clients

 

 

Office Space

Flexible Spaces for Growth

At the Health & Wellbeing Innovation Centre we welcome knowledge based businesses from the areas that support heath and wellbeing, providing office space in Truro. We offer affiliate membership, formation zone and private office space which all include access to our services and facilities.

  • Affiliate Membership

    Perfect for businesses that need a professional address without the overhead cost of locating at the Centre.

    • Virtual office
    • Postal address
    • Access to our services and facilities
  • Formation Zone

    Perfect for start-up businesses that need low cost office space with superb services, facilities and networking opportunities.

    • Own desk, telephone and pedestal
    • Shared office environment
    • Access to our services and facilities
  • Private Office Space

    Perfect for established growth businesses requiring dynamic office space with superb services and facilities.

    • Variety of solutions
    • Multi office occupancy
    • Access to our services and facilities

360° View

Explore our centre

Take a 360° look around some rooms at the Health & Wellbeing Innovation Centre by clicking on the highlighted areas below.

Floor plan

Facilities and Services

Facility Rich Environments

  • Flexible office space

    Access to 2000m² of dynamic office space ranging from 16 to 68m² and a 16 desk Formation Zone support businesses at all stages of their journey from incubation through to mature enterprises looking to innovate and grow.

  • Commercially experienced professional staff

    Our dedicated and experienced on-site business support management team will ensure that your enterprise gets the support and assistance you require.

  • Tailored business support

    Direct access to individually tailored business support services such as mentor and investment advice clinics, business support organisations and peer-to-peer support will ensure that you achieve business growth.

  • Access to meeting & conference facilities

    Cutting-edge meeting & conference facilities and informal networking areas provide opportunities for businesses to meet potential clients, network with existing tenants and connect within a vibrant and collaborative business community.

  • Exemplar connectivity

    Access to our full fibre ICT infrastructure will provide your business with super fast connectivity and state-of-the-art telephony solutions.

  • Prestigious business address

    The Health and Wellbeing Innovation Centre business address will enhance the profile and credibility of your business.

  • Managed facilities

    Reception services, postal service, managed IP telephony, WiFi, and disabled parking, secure 24hr access, 365 days per year, in a safe secure environment.

Formation zone

Nurture, develop, inspire & grow

Formation Zone nurtures and develops new, high value businesses. It provides a dynamic environment encompassing the knowledge, facilities and resources to inspire and enable successful business ideas.

Formation Zone

Who is it for?

Formation Zone is perfect for those wanting to develop a business idea and start up in a supportive and collaborative environment. We are open to anyone this applies to; our successful applicants demonstrate innovation, high standards and potential for growth.

Formation Zone is looking for business ideas in these priority areas: creative industries, high tech, marine, environmental, advanced engineering, health and wellbeing.



What are the benefits?

  • Support to develop your business idea.
  • Keep motivated and connected by working alongside like-minded people.
  • Innovation and knowledge transfer opportunities through Plymouth University.
  • Part of a network of businesses that may lead to supply chain and collaboration opportunities.
  • A professional, creative and productive workspace.
  • Increased presence and profile of your business.
  • Referrals and recommendations into networks and opportunities that will keep you supported even after you leave Formation Zone.


How to apply

The application process for Formation Zone is designed to ensure that we are developing the best environment for our clients. We ask you to download and fill in a proposal form, email it to enterprisesolutions@plymouth.ac.uk and then come in for an informal interview.

If you would like to arrange a visit, request more information or an application pack please contact our office on 0800 052 5600 or email enterprisesolutions@plymouth.ac.uk

Formation Zone

I would have no problem recommending the Formation Zone to future clients, great facilities, super staff, supportive and knowledgeable