The Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Lincoln Land Community College has moved to new offices at LLCC’s Capital City Training Center, 130 W. Mason St. in Springfield. The Illinois SBDC is open for appointments Mondays through Fridays, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with extended hours available.

The Illinois SBDC provides professional guidance for individuals wishing to start or grow a business. As a partnership of the U.S. Small Business Administration, Illinois Department of Commerce and LLCC, nearly all SBDC services are provided free of charge.

“Clients are able to get assistance creating a business plan to get a loan, growing an existing business or moving a business dream to reality,” said Kevin Lust, Illinois SBDC at LLCC director.

To learn more about the Illinois SBDC at LLCC, visit To schedule an appointment to meet with an advisor, email or call 217-786-4530.