Government Resources


Local Resources
County and regional small business assistance

Small Business Development Center

The Sierra Business Development Center provides small business owners in Northern California free webinars, access to loans, and other programs.

Placer County Small Business Resource Center

The Placer Business Resource Center serves local small businesses with workshops, classes, one-on-one advising, events, and regulatory guidance, and workforce development at little or no cost.

Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce

The Rocklin Chamber of Commerce has created a quick guide that allows businesses to share with residents how they continue to operate during this time. All local businesses are welcome to submit their information and the list will be updated every 24-48 hours.

Add Your Business to the Directory  
View the Directory (Updated April 3)  

Federal Resources
National disaster relief and tax provisions

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act allocated two rounds of funding to help small businesses and employees amid the pandemic and economic downturn. The act includes expanded economic disaster assistance loans, and updated business tax provisions.

View the Coronavirus Emergency Loans Small Business Guide and Checklist.

Internal Revenue Service

The IRS is offering tax help for taxpayers, businesses, tax-exempt organizations and others affected by COVID-19.