Southeast Neighborhood Service Center

Southeast Neighborhood Service Center is supported by a team of dedicated employees from Neighborhood and Business Development (NBD), Rochester Police Department (RPD) and customer support staff (NSC, 3-1-1), Flower City AmeriCorps, residents and business owners advancing the vision of Rochester 2034 and NBD guiding principles of enhance neighborhoods, facilitate business growth and promote development for the City of Rochester, NY.


The Southeast Neighborhood Service Center (SENSC) of the City of Rochester, promotes strength, stability, pride and empowerment to our residents and stakeholders and encourage growth of city neighborhoods and businesses through safety, education, and economic development.

SENSC bridges the gap between neighborhoods by improving lines of communication, addressing quality of life issues through community partnerships, and enhancing delivery of services.

Southeast Quad Team was formed to take advantage of the multidisciplinary skills experience and talent of City supporters both inside and outside of City Hall. Teams meet regularly with community representatives to identify, prioritize issues and create solutions in the City of Rochester, NY.


Services Provided

Economic and Site Development

  • Revitalization
  • Site Location Assistance
  • Economic Development

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Demographic and Census Data
  • Forming a Business
  • Market Research

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Government Funding
  • Grant Funding

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Apprenticeship
  • Recruiting
  • Workforce Training
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Employee Development
  • Retention
  • Policies and Templates
  • Workforce Incentives

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship and Co-op Programs
  • Student Marketing Projects
  • Student Research Projects
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Education
  • Student Placement
  • Student Training

Libraries and Research

  • Business Research Resources
  • Demographic/Census Data

Management Issues

  • Human Resources
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Recruiting Assistance

Marketing and Sales

  • Award Recognition
  • Student Marketing Projects


  • Formal Mentoring Programs
  • One-on-One Counseling
  • Peer Mentoring

Networking and Associations

  • Demographically Based
  • Small Business/General

Nonprofit and Social Enterprise

  • Board Development
  • Human Resources
  • Strategic Planning


  • Retail Space
  • Site Location Assistance

Operations and Logistics

  • Health and Safety Training

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • African-American Business
  • City Business Issues (Specialty)
  • Hispanic Business
  • LGBTQIA Business Issues
  • Small Business Policy
  • Women’s Business Issues

Regulatory Compliance

  • Codes
  • Government Requirements

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Forming a Business
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Site Location
  • Startup Business Counseling

Technical Assistance

  • Pollution Prevention


  • Health and Safety Training
  • Human Resources Training

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Accelerator
  • Incubator

Events and Community Building

  • Hackathon / Startup Week or Weekends
  • Neighborhood Fairs and Festivals
Contact Information
Nancy Johns-Price
Southeast Neighborhood Service Center
320 N. Goodman Street
Rochester, NY 14607