Make an appointment for counseling:
Call (845)356-6065 or use
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Center Success Story:
Brian Brooker of Brooker Engineering

Rockland Small Business Development Center

Serving Putnam, Rockland, Westchester Counties

We think New York is great for small business -- and so do our clients.

Since our start in 1987, the expert advisors of the Rockland SBDC have worked directly with 17,368 businesses, helping them to invest $684,923,842 in the area's economy, and create or save 9,678 jobs.

If you or your business reside in New York, the SBDC can maneuver you around the obstacles to success.  Among other things, we help our clients:

  • understand the importance of a business plan
  • discover sources of funding
  • prepare for e-commerce
  • identify avenues for exporting goods & services
  • develop marketing plans
  • assess an invention’s viability
  • comply with licensing & regulations

And thanks to our partners in the public and private sectors, our services are free of charge.

Contacting the Rockland SBDC:

Rockland Community College
145 College Road
Suffern, NY 10901-3699  

Directions to the center

Director: Thomas Morley

Center: (845)356-6065
Fax: (845)356-6117

Email Address:

Hrs. of Operation:
M-F 9 - 5, by appt on request


Outreach Offices:
NYS Small Business Development Ctr.
2900 Purchase St.
Purchase, NY 10577
M-F 9-5
Phone: 914-323-5362
SBDC Haverstraw Disaster Assistance Office
37 West Broad St., 2nd Floor
Haverstraw, NY 10927
M-F, 9-5

SBDC Tarrytown Disaster Assistance Office
520 White Plains Rd
Tarrytown, NY 10591
M-F 9-5

SBDC Yonkers Disaster Assistance Office
Y Enterprise Center
28 Wells Ave.
Yonkers, NY 10701
M-F, 9-5

White Plains
108 Corporate Park Dr. Ste 101
West Harrison, NY 10604
M-F 9-5
Phone: (914)948-2110