The Palm Coast Business Assistance Center was created through an agreement between the City of Palm Coast and the Florida Small Business Development Center (SBDC) hosted by the University of Central Florida (UCF). As a satellite campus of the Florida SBDC and UCF, our Palm Coast location serves aspiring and existing small businesses in Flagler County with no-cost consulting, low-cost training, and access to business data and research resources.
The Florida SBDC at UCF region serves an eight-county area that includes Brevard, Flagler, Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Sumter, and Volusia counties, and maintains several satellite centers in addition to the main office in Orlando. The Florida SBDC at UCF is a member of the Florida SBDC Network, a statewide network of more than 40 offices from Pensacola to Key West to serve the needs of Florida’s business community. Since 1976, our network of partners has helped construct a statewide ecosystem to foster the spirit, support, and success of hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs and innovators. For the Palm Coast Business Assistance Center, we are additionally supported through partnerships with other agencies and corporate sponsorships included below.
The Florida SBDC Network provides tools, training and resources to small businesses all over Florida, and has more than 40 offices.The Palm Coast Business Assistance Center is one of the offices in the SBDC network.
SCORE of Volusia and Flagler Counties provides free business counseling, management consulting and workshops. Our counselors can help you start a business or assist an existing small business grow and prosper.
Flagler County Department of Economic Opportunity
The Flagler County Department of Economic Opportunity facilitates the expansion and diversification of the County's economic base with targeted businesses that provide sustainable employment opportunities for its residents.
CareerSource provides recruitment-related services, human resource information and training opportunities to our business and job seekers community. Our job is to help our business community reduce recruitment costs, and provide the information and resources they need to attain and maintain qualified employees at no additional cost to the business and job seekers.
Flagler County Chamber of Commerce
The Flagler County Chamber of Commerce is a community-based not for profit organization serving and supporting the business community of Flagler County, Florida since 1962. Part of Flagler County's foundation, the Chamber is a principal advocate for local businesses with approximately 700 members.
Entrepreneur Night is a grassroots event for and by Entrepreneurs. Events are held each month and attended by aspiring entrepreneurs, existing business owners, and those in the business of supporting and serving entrepreneurs.