**PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A VIRTUAL PROGRAM THAT WILL TAKE PLACE VIA ZOOM. Registrants will receive a link to access the Zoom Meeting via email.**
Learn how the Small Business Administration can assist your dream of starting your own business. General information will be provided on the following programs and services: (1) Counseling/Technical Assistance through SBA resource partners; (2) SCORE; (3) Small Business Development Centers; (4) Center for Woman & Enterprise Access to Capital; (5) SBA Advance Loan Guaranty Program; and (6) Government Contract Opportunities. Led by Lisa Gonzalez Welch, Economic Development Specialist with the SBA.
Register directly on Zoom HERE.
Registration required via Zoom link.
Welcome to the Stevens Memorial Library’s online hub for Employment Support which includes information from Library databases as well as additional helpful external sites.
Whether you are a job seeker who needs to brush up on your interview, resume, cover letter, or networking skills, or are a budding entrepreneur starting your own business, or are considering a career change, our online Employment Support services are here to help.
The home page here will be used to post current events, updates, and more.
Many of these resources may require a library card to access. If you need help obtaining a library card please give us a call or email using the contact on the right-hand side of this page.
Job Hunting? MA resident working with MassHire actively seeking a job? Need Internet connectivity?
FREE DIGITAL! The Mass Internet Connect program supports job-seekers who needs financial support with digital/internet connectivity, computer (laptop) access, or online access education for unemployed MA residents who satisfy program requirements. This program is about access and affordability, so it’s available to any job seeker who lacks digital access.
For information, call the MASSHIRE Merrimack Valley Career Center at 978-722-7000 and ask for the Mass Internet Connect program and eligibility, or go online at
The Mass Internet Connect* program is a partnership between the Massachusetts Broadband Institute (MBI) and MassHire, with implementation assistance by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, to address the digital divide and support digital literacy and equity.
Note: In order to ensure security of personal information, MassHire Career Centers require release from the customer verbally to enroll them in the program. Once at MassHire, the job seeker must register on JobQuest for this service.
*The following link provides details on the Mass Internet Connect program
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