Business Assistance through the Small Business Development Center's COVID-19 Relief Resources

What Is It?
The California Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Program is an expert in helping small businesses navigate the unexpected. With over 35 locations throughout California, SBDC offers a plethora of FREE and low-cost help to small businesses. In addition to overall comprehensive business guidance, they offer experienced, reliable help with relief applications, available resources, cash flow concerns, supply chain interruptions, workforce capacity, and insurance coverage.

Why Is It Relevant Right Now?
During the COVID-19 crisis, SBDCs are also providing additional support on tricky topics like:
Small Business Guide to CARES Act
Guide to COVID-19 Loans and forms
Small Business Survival Guide
Federal & State Support
Assistance on Employee and Business Safety

Who Is It For:
If you’re a small business with questions on how to keep cash flowing, employees safe, and your doors open during this pandemic, start here. Live people answer the phone, so you can get personalized, one-on-one counseling at no charge and real-time answers to questions keeping you up at night.

How to Get Started
Visit to learn more about current crisis support, then contact your nearest Small Business Development Center to talk with a local resource specialist for all your small business needs.