Vermont Slauson Technical Assistance

Providing programs structured to revitalize the physical, economic

and social life of the community of South Los Angeles


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Whether you are a current business owner or just getting started in opening your business, you will more than likely run into roadblocks and challenges along the way. VSEDC has experienced consultants who are available to help you and your business. Technical assistance is offered in one-on-one or group settings to guide you in developing a relevant and functional plan for your business, and address issues specific to your business. Our consultants come from various experiential backgrounds and demonstrate sustained success in their consulting efforts.


Consulting services are offered at no charge to you and are available in the following areas:


  • Business administration
  • Financial analysis
  • Operations & general management
  • Internet & new technologies
  • Strategic planning
  • Public/private contracting/procurement
  • Debt advisory
  • Customer service
  • Salesmanship
  • Lending
  • Instruction in the use of financial statements to manage a business
  • Certification assistance
  • Lease agreements
  • QuickBooks
  • Permits & licensing
  • Human resources

To schedule a consultation, please complete the attached Intake & Waiver form and email to


For group TA sessions, please visit VSEDC’s calendar.


Requests for TA are processed in the following order:


  1. Clients enrolled in the Entrepreneurial Training Program
  2. Business owners with active LA City business licenses and/or residents of the City of Los Angeles
  3. Business owners seeking loan packaging assistance
  4. Others on a case-by-case basis



1130 West Slauson Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90044

Tel: (323) 753-2335

Fax: (323) 753-6710


Business Source Center

6109 South Western Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90047

Tel: (323) 789-4515

Fax: (323) 789-4524

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Tel: (323) 753-2335

Fax: (323) 753-6710


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