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Programs that provide a variety of services and activities that are intended to stimulate the economy; expand employment opportunities; encourage the establishment and growth of commerce and industry; improve the physical infrastructure through redevelopment; support the development, finance, management and preservation of affordable housing; and otherwise enhance the economic development of the community. Many programs focus on impoverished communities and are structured to prevent the outflow of community dollars and to retain and recycle income within the community by investing in the development of local institutions and businesses and thereby creating local jobs, sustaining local services and building a healthier local economy. Also included are the institutions that the financial sector comprises and the services they provide for businesses and the general public.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
BABYLON TOWN INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCYAs the Town of Babylon's central vehicle for economic development, provides information on financing, expansion, relocation and job-creating/job retention programs to companies within the Town of Babylon as well as any other interested companies.SuffolkINDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCYTOWN OF BABYLON
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMAssists the development of small companies owned and operated by individuals who are socially and economically disadvantaged. Participants may take advantage of specialized business training, counseling, marketing assistance and high level executive development provided by the SBA and its resource partners.SuffolkBUSINESS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMUNITED STATES SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENTProvides community development programs including infrastructure improvements, housing rehabilitation and public services. Also obtains various grants in Town's interest. Call for further information.SuffolkCOMMUNITY DEVELOPMENTTOWN OF SOUTHOLD
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCYHelps meet the housing needs of low and moderate-income residents and assists with other services that improve the quality of life for those residents. Also assists the community with programs that seek to curtail blight, promote economic and job opportunities and maintains and restores neighborhoods and downtown business districts.SuffolkCOMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCYTOWN OF HUNTINGTON
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCYOffers a vast array of programs aimed at serving various communities in their development and revitalization efforts leading to overall economic development.NassauCOMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCYTOWN OF NORTH HEMPSTEAD
DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENTAdministers federal and state grants geared toward revitalizing lower income communities, providing affordable housing, economic development, and downpayment assistance to first time buyers. Serves the towns of Brookhaven, East Hampton, Riverhead, Shelter Island, Smithtown, Southampton and Southold.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENTSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND HUMAN SERVICESImproves substandard living conditions and revitalizes commercial centers, establishes programs to provide employment training and to prevent and treat problems of the disadvantaged,advises town government on policies for new and improved services, and facilities and manages and coordinates homesteading and other federal and state housing programs.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND HUMAN SERVICESTOWN OF BROOKHAVEN
DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTAdministers the federally funded Community Development Program. Acts as an information center, collecting and collating data on which policy-making decisions are based. Also maintains communications with other jurisdictions so that the town can correlate its programs and projects with village, county, state and regional planning agencies.NassauDEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTTOWN OF HEMPSTEAD
DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTNassauDEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTTOWN OF NORTH HEMPSTEAD
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTEncourages economic development by providing incentives to attract new businesses, foster the growth and expansion of existing businesses and the creation of job opportunities for local residents.SuffolkECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTTOWN OF ISLIP
EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENTProvides incentives for the development of new businesses and the expansion of existing businesses in New York State. Assists businesses in identifying creative solutions to problems, enhanced opportunities for growth and realization of short and long term goals.SuffolkEMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENTNEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT-LONG ISLAND REGION
FREEPORT COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCYAdminister Village's Community Development Block Grant Program and economic development.NassauFREEPORT COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCYFREEPORT COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCY
HEMPSTEAD VILLAGE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCYProvides community based approaches to the problems associated with providing decent affordable housing. Offers a suitable living environment, economic growth and stability and enhanced opportunity for low and moderate income persons residing in the Village of Hempstead.NassauHEMPSTEAD VILLAGE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCYHEMPSTEAD VILLAGE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCY
HUBZONE EMPOWERMENT CONTRACTING PROGRAMProvides federal contracting opportunities for qualified small businesses located in distressed areas. Encourages economic development, empowerment of communities job development, and private investment in historically underutilized business zones (HUBZones). Qualified businesses are listed in the Pro-Net database after the SBA determines eligibility.SuffolkHUBZONE EMPOWERMENT CONTRACTING PROGRAMUNITED STATES SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
ISLIP TOWN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCYAssists low and moderate income residents of the Town of Islip with housing and public service programs and eliminates blighted and deteriorated conditions in the Town's neighborhoods and commercial districts. Programs include housing rehabilitation for low income Islip homeowners, affordable housing for prospective first time homebuyers, commercial storefront improvements in downtown target areas, and promoting energy efficiency for all Islip homeowners. The entire township of Islip is eligible for most programs, with other programs targeted to downtown target areas in Bay Shore, Brentwood and Central Islip..SuffolkCOMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AGENCYTOWN OF ISLIP
LONG ISLAND HIGH TECHNOLOGY INCUBATOR, INC.Offers support for small businesses. Also allows access to research in Stony Brook University. Provides an opportunity to start a new business and participate in a dynamic process of business enterprise development. Must undergo approval process before acceptance into the program.SuffolkLONG ISLAND HIGH TECHNOLOGY INCUBATOR, INC.LONG ISLAND HIGH TECHNOLOGY INCUBATOR, INC.
NASSAU COUNTY OFFICE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENTProvides assistance for acquisition and improvement of property for purpose of upgrading and stabilizing deteriorated neighborhoods provide subsidy programs to help low-to-moderate income families and senior citizens afford decent housing inspect rented dwellings for structural soundness administers Operation Downtown.NassauNASSAU COUNTY OFFICE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENTNASSAU COUNTY OFFICE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
NASSAU COUNTY OFFICE OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTThe Office of Economic Development coordinates critical services and information to promote sustainable growth, expand the tax base, and preserve and improve the overall quality of life in Nassau County. The Nassau County Office of Economic Development provides support in the following areas: development and planing, business resources, community development and services, economic revitalization, environmental policy, housing, maps, planning and transportation.NassauNASSAU COUNTY OFFICE OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTNASSAU COUNTY OFFICE OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF HOUSING AND COMMUNITY RENEWALAdministers a variety of programs to promote affordable housing and community development statewide.NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF HOUSING AND COMMUNITY RENEWALNEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF HOUSING AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL
NEW YORK STATE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCILPromotes industrial and general economic development of New York State, its communities and regions.NEW YORK STATE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCILNEW YORK STATE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL
PLANNING, ENVIRONMENT AND LAND MANAGEMENTConcerned with improving the environmental and economic character of the Town. Supervises five distinct divisions: Planning, Environmental Protection, Land Management, Traffic Safety and Engineering.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF PLANNING, ENVIRONMENT AND LAND MANAGEMENTTOWN OF BROOKHAVEN
SCOTT SKODNEK BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTERAssists small business entrepreneurs on Long Island and in the metropolitan area to succeed in starting or expanding a business. The BDC, a designated New York State Entrepreneurial Assistance Center, offers support to these entrepreneurs through Entrepreneurship Assistance Center EAC, Operation Downtown Seminar; Digital Marketing Bootcamps; financial management using QuickBooks and providing assistance with the Minority/Women Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) Certification application process. The BDC has supported more than 1,300 entrepreneurs since 1991 and received the Outstanding Performance Award from Empire State Development Corp. in 2009, 2013 and 2019. Call for more detailed information.NassauSCOTT SKODNEK BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTERHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY
SMALL DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS CERTIFICATIONEnsures that small businesses owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals meet SDB criteria. Certified SDB's may qualify for a credit of up to 10% on federal contract bids. To obtain an application for SDB Certification contact local SBA Office or access the application from the website.SuffolkSMALL DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS CERTIFICATIONUNITED STATES SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
SUFFOLK COUNTY INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCYProvides assistance to help attract and/or retain businesses and jobs. Call for more information.SuffolkSUFFOLK COUNTY INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCYSUFFOLK COUNTY INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY
TOWN OF HEMPSTEAD INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCYResponsible for advancing job opportunities through business growth and development. Also assists business applicants in acquiring, equipping, and constructing a wide array of business projects.NassauTOWN OF HEMPSTEAD INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCYTOWN OF HEMPSTEAD

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