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Resources for Businesses

City of Orange Resources:

Business License Department

Phone: 714-744-2270
Fax: 714-288-2170

Economic Development
Phone: (714) 744-2222

Fax: (714) 744-5523
Business Portal

Orange Police Department 

Contact Us:
Brad Beyer - (714) 744-7327 -
Erik Mendoza - (714) 744-7555 -

Resource: 647(e) Illegal Lodging Letter

Workforce Development Resources in the City of Orange: 

Chapman University Office of Career & Professional Development

Santiago Canyon College Office of Business & Career Education


Homeless Neighbor Hotline - One Church in Orange

If you or someone you know is experiencing homelessness in the City of Orange, please call the Homeless Neighbor Hotline at (714) 280-4227. There are also resources available County-wide by dialing 211. 

Orange County Resources: 

Orange County Workforce Development Centers: 

Orange County One-Stop Centers

Orange County Workforce Development Board

Orange County / Inland Empire U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) District Office
5 Hutton Centre Dr. Suite 900, Santa Ana, California

Phone: 714-550-7420
Fax: 714-550-7409


We do three things very well at the Orange County/Inland Empire District Office- Inform, Educate, and Connect.  We enjoy connecting you to the resources you need to start, grow and succeed!

Orange County Inland Empire Small Business Development Center 


At the Orange County Inland Empire Small Business Development Center Network, we offer business consulting, training, and online courses to entrepreneurs and business owners throughout the Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties at no cost. This is made possible because we are partially funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as well as other private sector funds.

CIELO Community
307 Placentia Ave., Suite 203, Newport Beach, CA 92663

Phone: (714) 756-2006



CIELO is a grassroots organization that empowers hardworking Orange County residents to pursue economic self-sufficiency. We accomplish this by setting our clients on a path to success through one key area: Entrepreneurship. Our goal is to equip clients with an entrepreneurial mindset, along with the passion, resourcefulness, and hard work that go into entrepreneurship, to give them an advantage as they launch small businesses and/or grow in their careers.

Dale Carnegie of Orange County 

1805 E. Dyer Rd. #109, Santa Ana, CA 92705

Phone: (949) 833-3253


Dale Carnegie of Orange County, owned by Business Empowerment, Inc – a certified Woman Owned Small Business, has been improving the performance of Orange County Businesses by improving the performance of their people for over a decade. Our focus is simple “Quality First!” This is exemplified in that our trainers are ranked in the top tier of the Dale Carnegie network winning the “2017 Highest Trainer Quality Award”.

Our proven training techniques give Orange County businesses real transformation in the core areas of Leadership, Executive Image, Presentations, Interpersonal Skills, Employee Engagement, Team Building, Sales and Customer Service.