New York Inclusive Entrepreneurship Program

New York

“[South Side Innovation Center] SSIC provides services to all interested entrepreneurs, but it also has targeted programs for traditionally underserved entrepreneurial groups including low-income individuals, people with disabilities, women and minorities. “The expansion of Inclusive Entrepreneurship has led to our ability to provide services even to typically hard-to-reach populations, including a contract with the State Commission on the Blind and Visually Handicapped, under which we provide services to blind and visually impaired individuals….’”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Other
  • Self-Employment
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships