USDA’s COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide Lists Federal Programs That Can Help Rural Communities, Organizations and Residents Impacted by COVID-19

Colorado States Official COVID-19 SBDC website page has a multitude of resources and PDF downloads to help you navigate the current health and economic struggles small business owners are facing. It is updated throughout the day. It has links to all SBA business assistance programs.

The State of Colorado recently unveiled the new COVID-19 webpage -- This resource will keep you up-to-date on the latest statistics and the latest guidance on how we can protect ourselves and protect our most vulnerable populations.

Tourism-related business resources

The State has just launched OnwardCO, a one-stop resource providing support to workers impacted by job loss in the wake of the COVID-19.  This platform will connect people with essential life services (such as shelter, childcare, medical/mental health resources), retraining programs, and immediate employment opportunities.

We are the entity in Lake County, Colorado that offers a one-stop shop for businesses and investors, free of charge, to create a better business climate and greater business success.


Business Support

SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans and Advance Program Reopened to All Eligible Small Businesses and Non-Profits Impacted by COVID-19 Pandemic



The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act:

We now have available two local SBDC counselors to assist Lake County businesses with free confidential consulting to further answer small business questions, help with applications and forms,  SBA EDIL Loans, other financial support, and unemployment questions. To sign up for free counseling please request an initial appointment at this link


A counselor will be assigned to you and will contact you.



One on one Mentoring

Get immediate answers to your most pressing questions and get access to experienced business mentors that can provide information and advice across business topics and industries.;F:QS!10100&ShowUUID=D5EF72CD-7056-4B8C-9FCF-F7F8FF1333CE.