Search LSBDC  
Louisiana Small Business Directory Center


Welcome to LSBDC Northwest & Central Region

The LSBDC Northwest Central Region offers confidential business consulting at no cost to both new entrepreneurs and existing business owners in Northwest Louisiana. Services include entrepreneurial and software training, logo and brochure design, website design, industry-specific classes and more. A small business resource library is also available.
The LSBDC NWCR serves Avoyelles, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, DeSoto, Grant, Natchitoches, Rapides, Red River, Sabine, Vernon, Webster and Winn parishes.

Upcoming Events
Boots to Business: From Service to Startup
Tuesday, April 28, 8:00 AM
LSBDC Northwest&Central Region, Army Alumni and Career Program, Leesville

All encompassing workshop addressing aspects of concept development, launching a small business, and growing a small business. Topics will include: ...Read More

Starting and Financing Your Business Idea - Hammond
Tuesday, April 28, 9:00 AM
LSBDC at Southeastern Louisiana University: Main Office, Southeast Louisiana Business Center, *Hammond

This workshop is highly recommended for all individuals interested in determining the feasibility of their business idea, planning to start or have r...Read More

Understanding Financial Statements
Wednesday, April 29, 10:00 AM
LSBDC Greater New Orleans and Bayou Region : Main Office, *Metairie

This seminar is focused on how to use financial statements to manage profits and measure growth. Program includes: . Liquidity, Leverage, and Liabi...Read More

View all upcoming events


Northwestern State University
10 Central Avenue, Russell Hall, Room 114A
Natchitoches, LA 71497
Phone: 318-357-5611

Monday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am to 12:00 noon

NSU Nursing Education Center
1905 Elizabeth Avenue, Building C Room 101
Shreveport, LA 71101
Phone: 318-677-3017
Fax: 318-677-3092

Monday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am to 12:00 noon

Dunbar Plaza, Suite 114C
3600 Jackson Street Extension
Alexandria, LA 71303-3064
Phone: 318-484-2123

Monday 8 am to 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8 am to 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8 am to 4:30 pm
Thursday 8 am to 4:30 pm
Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

“The guidance and support I received from the LSBDC at Northwestern State University enabled me to successfully launch, manage and expand my business.”

Glen Starks

Tamales & More Restaurant

The Louisiana Small Business Development Center Network, hosted by the University of Louisiana at Monroe, is an accredited member of the National Association
of Small Business Development Centers and funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration, Louisiana Economic
Development and participating universities. All SBA programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. All opinions, conclusions or
recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA. Reasonable accommodations for persons
with disabilities and/or limited English proficiency will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.
Copyright © 2005-2011 Louisiana SBDC. All Rights Reserved. | Site Design by NMD, Inc & eMerge
SBA LED Louisiana Economic Development ASBDC Associations of Small Business Development Centers.