Team TRC is working from home

In light of recent events, Team TRC is working from home. If you’d like to get in touch, please email, call or zoom – we’re happy to hear from you! Our contact details are listed below.

We’ll be hosting all future meetings online where possible.

Our 2019/20 courses are now complete, so we’ll be taking steps to plan for the next financial year, and what shape our courses may take.

We wish everyone well in these uncertain times.

If you’re worried about the impact of COVID-19, we hope you find the following resources useful.

General Support



Business Support page from the Scottish Government


Creative Scotland

Film & TV Charity


Financial Support

Screen Scotland

Screen Scotland in parallel with Creative Scotland we are launching 2 new funds on On Friday 27 March.

  • Bridging bursary programme
  • Development fund

Business Debt Line

Business Debtline offer free, impartial and confidential debt advice to small businesses and the self-employed.

Money Saving Expert

Financial help and rights, including information on childcare and sick pay.


HMRC has a set up a phone helpline to support businesses and self-employed people concerned about not being able to pay their tax due to coronavirus. Call 0800 0159 559

National Debtline

An independent charity providing free debt advice by phone and online to people across the UK.

Royal Literary Fund

The Royal Literary Fund is a UK charity that has been helping authors since 1790. It provides grants and pensions to writers in financial difficulty.


Free resources for freelancers struggling in the UK because of COVID-19.

Scottish Government

Business helpline number: 0300 303 0660

Monday to Friday, between 8.30am to 5.30pm

Business support including: Small Business Bonus Scheme, Small business rate relief, Charitable rate relief

Supports including how to find out which benefits you can claim, Universal Credit, employment and support allowance

Contact TRC

Claire Scally

Joint Managing Director

Margaret Scott

Joint Managing Director

Caroline McGonigle

Project Manager