Business Resources

The following links are just a sample of the resources available to our current and prospective businesses. If you do not find the information you are looking for please contact the Community & Economic Development Committee at (207) 326-4502 or for assistance.

Maine Department of Economic & Community Development
Business funding, community development, tourism and film, Maine branding, international trade

Maine & Company
Free and confidential consulting services to businesses looking to relocate to Maine or expand within Maine

Eastern Maine Development Corporation
Business financing/lending, government contracting, community capital, workforce training

Maine Center for Women, Work & Community
Business startup resources, financial management training, leadership resources

Maine Small Business Development Centers
Comprehensive business management assistance to the small business community through a network of professional, certified business counselors

Maine Technology Institute
Early stage capital and commercialization assistance for the research, development and application of technologies that create new products, processes and services, generating high-quality jobs across Maine

University of Maine Cooperative Education
Managing agriculture, natural resources, and the environment; enhancing economic opportunity; and encouraging lifelong wellness

United States Department of Agriculture
Rural business development, importing and exporting of goods, economic and agricultural resources, rural business loans and grants

Washington Hancock Community Agency
Incubator Without Walls – a no-cost business training course for small business owners, start-ups, and people developing their business idea

SCORE, Downeast Maine Chapter
Dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of small businesses

IRS Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center
Forms and publications, online tools and education

Demographic Information

Business Resources for Entrepreneurs with a Disability


Current News

Upcoming Events

Monday, May 20
  • Town Office CLOSED 67 Court St, Castine, ME 04421, USA
  • Curbside Trash pick-up 7:30 am at  
  • Monday Morning Knitting Circle 11:00 am at   Witherle Memorial Libray
  • Selectboard/Assessors & Overseers of the Poor Mtg 4:00 pm at   67 Court St, Castine, ME 04421, USA
  • Thank You Party for Tom & Nancy of the Manor Inn 5:30 pm at   Castine Golf Club
Tuesday, May 21
  • Town Office CLOSED 67 Court St, Castine, ME 04421, USA
  • Curbside Recycling pick-up 7:30 am at  
Wednesday, May 22
  • T/G Mtg 8:00 am at  
Saturday, May 25
  • Annual Plant Sale 9:30 am at   Emerson Hall
Monday, May 27
  • Town Office CLOSED - Memorial Day Holiday 67 Court St, Castine, ME 04421, USA
  • Adams School CLOSED for Memorial Day
  • Memorial Day Parade 10:00 am at   Court Street Cemetery Access Road, Castine, Maine
  • Monday Morning Knitting Circle 11:00 am at   Witherle Memorial Libray
Tuesday, May 28
  • Curbside Trash pick-up 7:30 am at  
  • Shawl Ministry 1:00 pm at   Trinitarian Congregational Parish
Wednesday, May 29
  • Adams School Art Show
Thursday, May 30
  • Adams School Play 6:00 pm at  
Saturday, June 1
  • 15 Sea Street Bar & Grill Grand Opening