THE FOLLOWING FINANCIAL RESOURCES ARE AVAILABLE FOR MAINE FAMILIES AND SMALL BUSINESSES

Small business resources:

It is highly advised that if you own a small business, that you devise a plan in the case of prolonged disruption to regular business. The following are free resources available to you. You can speak with a small business advisor who will be able to help you and point you toward additional resources.

New Ventures Maine

Contact: Melinda Wildes, 207-593-7942, Melinda.wildes@maine.edu

https://newventuresmaine.org/find-a-center-2/midcoast/



Coastal Enterprises, Inc

https://www.ceimaine.org/advising/


Maine Small Business Development Centers

https://www.mainesbdc.org/advising/

https://www.mainesbdc.org/mitigate-coronavirus-impact-on-your-business/





Island Institute

http://www.islandinstitute.org/smallbusiness

Contact: Craig Olson, WORK: (207) 594-9209 EXT. 148

EMAIL: COLSON@ISLANDINSTITUTE.ORG



Family emergency savings account resources:

These resources provide matching grant funds for people at or below certain income thresholds based on number of family members in the household. These funds can be used for a variety of needs.

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New Ventures Maine

Contact: Melinda Wildes, 207-593-7942, Melinda.wildes@maine.edu

https://www.cashmaine.org/build-your-savings/family-development-account-program/