How To Register for Free Counseling

Instructions for free one-on-one counseling sessions


For clients


Q. How do I become eligible for free business counseling?


A. The DC WBC is funded in part by the Small business Administration (SBA) to provide training and counseling to women entrepreneurs, especially women who are economically or socially disadvantaged.


New Clients are required to attend a DC WBC Orientation prior to receiving one-on-one counseling. New clients may register to attend an Orientation several ways to include: during your first one-on-one counseling session, on-site at a DC WBC Orientation workshop, or the Orientation webinar coming soon.

To register for an orientation:

1.) Click the Trainings tab or click here:

2.) Select "Orientation for Free Business Counseling" training.

3.) Register and pay, if payment is required.

Book your appointment with a counselor or specialist at

The DC WBC has an online schedule appointment tool that allows clients to book appointments on their own terms. Choose the staff person you would like to work with and pick an available day and time that fits your schedule. Please click the following link and schedule your next appointment now! You will receive an email confirmation from one of our team members within 24 hours.

If you experience difficulty in registering, please contact us at 202-393-8307 or email


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