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York Small Business Enterprise Centre

Serving the northern six York Region municipalities of Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, King, Newmarket and Whitchurch-Stouffville.

Your One-Stop Shop For Small Business Support

The York Small Business Enterprise Centre (YSBEC) is your one-stop shop to help start and grow your business. We serve small businesses in the northern six York Region municipalities: Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, King, Newmarket and Whitchurch-Stouffville.

We offer a range of services to help you succeed, including training, business plan development, mentoring (through participation in various programs) and advisory services. Whether you have an idea for a business or are looking to grow your existing venture, the YSBEC is here to help.

The Cities of Markham, Richmond Hill, and Vaughan also have Small Business Enterprise Centres to serve their respective communities.

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Clients Served


Young Entrepreneurs Supported


Seminars and Events

How Can We Help You?

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Your business is unique. We tailor our consultations to address your specific concerns and talk about what you need to succeed.

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Programs and Services

From grants, mentoring support and more, you can find the right program that fits your needs and supports your business journey.

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Find Events

We keep track of the latest seminars, webinars, events and conferences to help you learn and grow as a small business owner.

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Stay In Touch

Subscribe to our free monthly e-newsletter to stay informed about upcoming events and for tips on how to grow your business.

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Our Client Stories

Over the years we’ve helped thousands of businesses reach their goals and grow their businesses. Every one of our startup and small business clients is unique, and as they grow we want to share their successes with the rest of the business community.

Check out our featured businesses and success stories to learn about their story, the challenges they had to contend with, the opportunities they seized, and the lessons they’ve learned along the way.

Get In Touch With Us

Do you have questions about starting a business in York Region and how the YSBEC team can help you get your idea for a new company off of the ground? Maybe you’ve established your company already but you need help resolving a business-related problem or you are seeking ways to expand your business. Whatever it is you’re up against, you’ve landed in the right place to get the assistance and guidance you need. We’re eager and ready to help you.

If you have a question for or a comment you’d like to share with the YSBEC team, please fill in the form to the right, or call or email us. We look forward to learning how we can assist you!

Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 71572

Email: ysbec@york.ca

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