Instructions for free one-on-one counseling sessions
Q. How do I become eligible for free business counseling?
A. The DC WBC is funded in part by the Small business Administration (SBA) to provide training and counseling to women entrepreneurs, especially women who are economically or socially disadvantaged.
New Clients are required to attend a DC WBC Orientation prior to receiving one-on-one counseling. New clients may register to attend an Orientation several ways to include: during your first one-on-one counseling session, on-site at a DC WBC Orientation workshop, or the Orientation webinar coming soon.
To register for an orientation:
1.) Click here to view our Training Event list.
2.) Select "Orientation for Free Business Counseling" training.
3.) Register and pay, if payment is required.
The DC WBC has an online schedule appointment tool that allows clients to book appointments on their own terms. Choose the staff person you would like to work with and pick an available day and time that fits your schedule. Prior to your appointment please complete our client profile: dcwbc.ecenterdirect.com/signup. Creating a profile will help you keep track of your counseling sessions and stay up to date with our future workshops and online offerings.
Please click here to schedule your next appointment.
You will receive an email confirmation from one of our team members within 24 hours
If you experience difficulty in registering, please contact us at 202-393-8307 or email firstname.lastname@example.org