Information for Doing Business

Business Resources

Business Development Centers

Small Business Development Center - Stony Brook
Fax : (631) 632-7176

Business Groups

Action Long Island 
Phone : (631) 425-2700
Fax : (631) 425-6335

Long Island Association (LIA)
Phone : (631) 493-3000
Fax : (631) 499-2194

Long Island Forum for Technology (LIFT)
Phone : (631) 755-3321
Fax : (631) 755-9264

Long Island Software and Technology Network (Listnet)
Phone : (516) 224-4400
Fax : (516) 224-4242

Hauppauge Industrial Association
Phone : (631) 543-5355
Fax : (631) 5435380

Eastern L.I. Executives
Business Roundtable
P.O. Box 696
Riverhead, NY 11901-0502

LIMBA Long Island Midsuffolk Business Action
Office of the Secretary
2150 Smithtown Avenue
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Phone : (631) 737-1700 x258
Fax: (631) 737-1890

New York Biotechnology Association, The
25 East Loop Road, Suite 203
Stony Brook, NY 11790
Phone: (631) 444-8895
Fax: (631) 444-8896
Website: http://www.nyba.org/

Financial Assistance

www.GovBenefits.gov
This site offers links to about 55 assistance programs, but that number will increase rapidly each month as the site's creators at the U.S. Labor Department and Office of Management and Budget hope to eventually provide information for 300 programs.

New York State
"New Small Business Website to
Assist New York State Entrepreneurs"

Small Business Administration
Phone : 1-800-8-ASK-SBA / SBA TDD (704) 344-6640
Local LI : (631) 454-0750
Fax : (631) 454-0769

Score
100 Veterans Memorial Hwy.
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Phone : (631) 853-8321/8341

Foundation Center
79 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10003
(800) 424-9836
Primarily information on grants for nonprofits - resource information on foundation.

Government Assistance
Federal New York State
Educational Groups

Dowling College
Phone : (631) 369-5464
Fax :
E-mail : (Please see website)

Empire State College-State University of New York
Phone : (631) 360-1215
Fax : (631) 360-1405
E-mail : (Please see website)

Long Island University, Brentwood Campus
Phone : (631) 273-5112
Fax : (631) 952-0809
 

Long Island University, Southampton Campus
Phone : (631) 283-4000
Fax : (631) 287-8125
 

New York State Institute of Technology
Phone : 1-800-886-NYIT
Fax : (631) 348-3396

Scott Skodnek Business Development Center at Hofstra University
Phone : (516) 463-6333
Fax : (516) 463-3907

St. Joseph's College
Phone : (718) 399-0068 (Brooklyn Campus)
(631) 447-3250 (Patchogue Campus)
Fax : (631) 447-1734
E-mail : (Please see website)

Stony Brook University
Dr. Yacov Shamash, Vice President for Economic Development and Dean,
College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Phone : (631) 632-8380
Fax : (631) 632-8205

Stony Brook University
Dr. Anne-Marie Scheidt, Director of Economic Development
Office of the Vice President for Research
Phone : (631) 632-7006
Fax : (631) 632-5704

Suffolk Community College Technicenter
Phone : (631) 851-6200
Fax : (631) 851-6204
E-mail : (Please see website)

Childcare Resources

Child Care - Nassau Child Care Council
Phone : (516) 358-9250
Fax : (516) 358-9287
 

Child Care - Suffolk Child Care Council
Phone : (631) 462-0303
Fax : (631) 462-1617

Long Island Works Coalition
Phone : (631) 755-0700
Fax : (631) 755-4083

Technical Assistance
www.business.gov  
An Internet site offering small businesses a one-stop shop for learning about and complying with new regulations from federal, state and local programs.
Brookhaven National Lab
Phone : (631) 344-8000 (general number), (631) 344-2345 (public info)
Fax : (631) 344-3368
Wisconsin Innovation Service Center
University of Wisconsin
(262) 472-1365
A program that will assess your ideas
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Phone : (631) 367-8336, (631) 367-8397 (general number)
Fax : (631) 367-8496
National Technical Information Service
Phone : (703) 605-6585
Fax : (703) 321-7308
Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) Huntington Office
Phone : (631) 423-6100
Fax : (631) 351-8276
United Inventors Association of America US Patent and Trademark Office  
Suffolk Industrial Development Agencies

Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency (IDA)
H. Lee Dennison Building - 2nd Floor
100 Veterans Memorial Highway
P.O. Box 6100
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Phone : (631) 853-4802
Fax : (631) 853-8351

Babylon Town Industrial Development Agency
57 W. Sunrise Hwy.
Lindenhurst, NY 11757
Phone : (631) 226-3669
Fax : (631) 226-3530

Town of Brookhaven Industrial Development Agency
3233 Route 112
Medford, NY 11763
Phone : (631) 451-6563
Fax : (631) 451-6925

Islip Town Industrial Development Agency
40 Nassau Avenue
Islip, NY 11751
Phone : (631) 224-5512
Fax : (631) 224-5517

Riverhead Industrial Development Agency
Town Hall
200 Howell Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901
Phone : (631) 727-3200
Fax : (631) 369-6925

Business Improvement Districts

Bay Shore BID
P.O. Box 5110
Bay Shore, NY 11706

Cold Spring Harbor BID
117 Main Street
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724

Greenport BID
500 Beach Rd.
Greenport, NY 11744

Huntington Station BID
1707 New York Ave.
Huntington, NY 11746

Huntington BID
770 New York Ave.
Huntington, NY 11743

Patchogue BID
20 Church Street
Patchogue, NY 11722
Fax : (631) 289-0189

Port Jefferson BID
c/o E. End Shirt Co.
Port Jefferson, NY 11777

Port Jefferson BID
Port Jefferson Village Hall
121 W. Broadway
Port Jefferson, NY 11777

Riverhead BID
112 W. Main St.
Riverhead, NY 11901

Chambers of Commerce

Amityville Chamber
P.O. Box 885
Amityville, NY 11701

Babylon Village Chamber
P.O. Box 443
Babylon, NY 11702

Bayport/Blue Point Chamber
P.O. Box 201
Bayport, NY 11705
Fax : (631) 363-5144

Bayport/Blue Point Chamber
207 Atlantic Ave.
Blue Point, NY 11715
Fax : (631) 363-5144

Bellport Chamber
20 Medford Ave.
Patchogue, NY 11772

Brentwood Chamber
P.O. Box 816
Brentwood, NY 11717

Brookhaven Coalition Chamber
121 West Broadway
Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776

CDM Chamber
P.O. Box 512
Miller Place, NY 11764

Center Moriches Chamber
234 Main St., Suite 2
Center Moriches, NY 11934
Fax : (631) 874-3334

Central Islip / Islandia Chamber
P.O. Box 542
Central Islip, NY 11722

Copaigue Chamber
P.O. Box 8
Copaigue, NY 11726

Cutchogue / New Suffolk Chamber
P.O. Box 610
Cutchogue, NY 11935

East Hampton Chamber
79A Main Street
East Hampton, NY 11937

East Islip Chamber
P.O. Box 88
East Islip, NY 11730

East Northport Chamber
248 F. Larkfield Rd.
E. Northport, NY 11731
Fax : (631) 261-9885

East Quogue Chamber
P.O. Box 877
East Quogue, NY 11942

Farmingville / Holtsville Chamber
P.O. Box 249
Holtsville, NY 11738
Fax : (631) 472-1709

Greater Bay Shore Chamber
P.O. Box 5110
Bay Shore, NY 11706

Greater Fire Island Pines Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
P.O. Box 695
Sayville, New York 11782
(631) 597-6622
Fax: (631) 597-9456

Greater Patchogue Chamber
15 N. Ocean Avenue
Patchogue, NY 11722
Fax : (631) 451-1599

Greater Port Jefferson Chamber
http://www.portjeffchamber.com/
118 West Broadway
Port Jefferson, NY 11777

Greater Ronkonkoma Chamber
1 Suffolk Square
Islandia, NY 11722

Greater Ronkonkoma Chamber
P.O. Box 2546
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

Greater Smithtown Chamber
P.O. Box 1216
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11787
Fax : (631) 979-2206

Greater Westhampton Chamber
P.O. Box 626
Westhampton, NY 11978

Greater Westhampton Chamber
P.O. Box 1228
Westhampton, NY 11978

Greenport / Southold Chamber
P.O. Box 1356
Greenport, NY 11971

Hampton Bays Chamber
P.O. Box 64
Hampton Bays, NY 11946

Hampton Bays Chamber
P.O. Box 64
Hampton Bays, NY 11946

Holbrook Chamber
P.O. Box 565
Holbrook, NY 11741
Fax : (631) 584-3639

Huntington Township Chamber
151 W. Carver Street
Huntington, NY 11743
Fax : (631) 351-8276
E-mail :

Islip Chamber
52 Moffitt Blvd.
Islip, NY 11751

Kings Park Chamber
P.O. Box 322
Kings Park, NY 11754

Lindenhurst Chamber
394 South 15th Street
Lindenhurst, NY 11757

Longwood Chamber
65 Middle Country Rd.
Middle Island, NY 11953

Mastic/Shirley Chamber
850 Montauk Hwy.
Shirley, NY 11967

Mastic/Shirley Chamber
P.O. Box 4
Mastic, NY 11950

Mastic/Shirley Chamber
47 Broadway
Mastic, NY 11950

Mattituck Chamber
P.O. Box 1056
Mattituck, NY 11952
Fax : (631) 369-3591

Medford Chamber
172 Southhaven Ave.
Medford, NY 11763

Miller Place - Council of Dedicated Merchants
P.O. Box 512
Miller Place, NY 11764

Montauk Chamber
P.O. Box 5029
Montauk, NY 11954

Moriches Chamber
234-2 Main Street
Moriches, NY 11934

Nesconset Chamber
P.O. Box 392
Nesconset, NY 11767

Northport Chamber
P.O. Box 33
Northport, NY 11768

Northport Chamber
316 Main St.
Northport, NY 11768

Oakdale Chamber
P.O. Box 404
Oakdale, NY 11769

Port Jefferson / Terryville Chamber
P.O. Box 600
Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776

Riverhead Chamber
P.O. Box 291
Riverhead, NY 11901

Sag Harbor Chamber
P.O. Box 2810
Sag Harbor, NY 11963

Sayville Chamber
www.sayvillechamber.com
P.O. Box 235
Sayville, NY 11782
Fax : (631) 218-0881

Selden Chamber
P.O. Box 860
Selden, NY 11784

Shelter Island Chamber
P.O. Box 598
Shelter Island, NY 11964

Southampton Chamber
76 Main Street
Southampton, NY 11968
Fax : (631) 283-8707
 

Spanish (Hispanic) - American Chamber
131 E. Riviera Drive
Lindenhurst, NY 11757

St. James Chamber
359 Lake Avenue
St. James, NY 11780

Three Village Chamber
P.O. Box 6
East Setauket, NY 11733

Town of Brookhaven Chamber
3233 Route 112 Bldg. 5, Room 500
Medford, NY 11763

Wading River Chamber
P.O. Box 348
Wading River, NY 11792

West Islip Chamber
8 Udall Road
West Islip, NY 11795

Media

Newsday
35 Pinelawn Road, Melville, NY
News and all other departments: (631) 843-2020
http://www.newsday.com

Long Island Business News Weekly
2150 Smithtown Avenue, Ronkonkoma, NY
(631) 737-1700

Networking Newspaper for Women
Meadow Grass Lane, Southampton, NY
(631) 287-4845

Island Metro Publications
75 Price Parkway, Farmingdale, NY
(516) 293-6600

Crain's New York Business
711 Third Avenue, New York, NY
(212) 210-0277

South Shore Press
158 Montauk Hwy.
PO Box 610
Moriches, New York
(631) 878-7800

Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate Multiple Listing
Phone: (631) 661-4800
Fax: (631) 661-5202

Manufacturing

Manufacturers' News, Inc.
Phone: (847) 864-7000
Fax: (847) 332-1100

The MNI database at the above website consists of detailed profiles of more than 400,000 U.S. manufacturing establishments. The database can also be "sliced and diced" by company size, industry, and geographic area to suit any customer's information needs.