Free Business Counseling and Technical Assistance
Face-to-face, online, and phone business counseling sessions are available for aspiring and existing business owners by appointment. Technical assistance is also available for returning clients only in the areas of management, digital marketing, accounting, exporting, legal, HR, and diversity certifications.
CWBC Scheduling Policy
Clients are permitted to schedule two (2) business counseling appointments per month.
Complete a counseling request form
To schedule an appointment at Chatham's Women's Business Center (CWBC), please fill out a request form. Once the form has been completed and submitted, the webpage will display a link to schedule your session. Please do not close your browser window until you have clicked on the link to schedule your session.
If you have never before received a counseling session from the CWBC or have received counseling but wish to discuss a different business, please fill out the new client form. If you have previously completed a CWBC counseling session, please fill out the returning client form.
Rescheduling and Cancellation Policy:
CWBC provides business counseling and technical assistance counseling at no fee to our clients. Once you make your appointment you will receive an email confirmation and two email reminders at 72 hours and 48 hours before your appointment at which time you will have the opportunity if needed to cancel or reschedule. Appointments canceled in less than 24 hours and no-shows will be billed a $20 cancellation/no-show fee.
CWBC Counseling in the Community
CWBC also offers additional business counseling sessions in the Greater Pittsburgh Community at various locations with community partners:
Ambridge, Beaver County at Paramount Co-op and Co-Working Space on the 3rd Monday of each month from 3-6pm - to schedule contact Trish @ Paramount 724.385.0862
Hill District at Hill CDC Offices on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 4-6pm to schedule contact Felicity @ Hill CDC 412.765.1820
North Side at DBRC Offices at Riverside Center for Innovation on the last Wednesday of each month from 11am to 2pm - to schedule contact Judy @ DBRC 412.322.3272
Pittsburgh North Regional Chamber's Office in Wexford on the first and third Friday of each month from 10am-12noon. These sessions are available via CWBC's main scheduler above.
Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.