Business Assistance Organizations

York County Department of Economic & Tourism Development

The department exists to assist new and existing businesses thrive and grow. We offer many programs, guides, events, and advice on the below topics. Contact us today to see how we can help your business. 

  • Marketing
  • Financing
  • Permitting
  • Workforce development
  • Grand openings
  • Utilities
  • Technology resources
  • Business assistance
  • Location assistance

Hampton Roads Workforce Council 

The council provides strategic workforce development solutions designed to assist businesses in accessing qualified workers and job seekers in search of suitable job openings and training opportunities to bolster their earning potential. 

  • 1180 Fountain Way, Suite 301, Newport News, VA 23606
  • 757-826-3327

Virginia Department of Small Business & Supplier Diversity (SBSD)

The SBSD provides education and assistance; economic opportunity; and access to capital to generate employment and economic growth for small businesses.

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

The SBA helps small business owners and entrepreneurs providing counseling, capital, and contracting expertise.

  • 400 North 8th Street, Suite 1150, Richmond, VA 23219
  • 804-771-2400
  • SBA website

Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE)

SCORE business mentors can help you start, grow, or transition your business.

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