Small Business Development Center

Starting a business? Need help with business performance? Check out this free resource!

The Small Business Development Center provides:

  • Help from experienced business people who know the market.
  • Free, confidential business advice to start or improve a company.
  • Service for anyone who needs it.
  • Help developing and writing a business plan.
  • Help finding lenders who will support your business plans.

Visit us at SWPC’s office at 224 Mount Hope Ave, Rochester, NY 14604. For an appointment, call 585-245-5429 or email Norm Karsten at