Business Assistance


There are many services available to new and existing businesses in the City of Lake Elsinore

Market Driven Solutions  Lake Elsinore is one of only a handful of cities in the United States to adopt an information driven, technology-based approach to working with prospective and existing business clients.

Employment & Workforce Training
The Riverside County Workforce Development Center (WDC) assists businesses and indivduals with a variety of employment and job training services.

1151 Spruce Street, Riverside
951.955.3100  1-866.RIVCOJOBS

Closest Workforce Development Centers to Lake Elsinore

Workforce Development Center @ Temecula
41002 County Center Drive, Suite 205

Workforce Development Center @ Hemet

Riverside County Economic Development Agency offers free workforce training and recruitment services.  Several programs are also available to assist your employees with purchasing or financing a home.

First Time Home Buyer (FTHB) Program

Mortgage Credit Certificate (MCC) Program

The Inland Empire Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is the region’s premier provider of business consulting and training services. The SBDC delivers quality consulting, instructive and relevant training and complete resources to over 5,000 business prospects every year.  909.781.2345

Key ways the SBDC can help your business: 

  • Growth and expansion strategies
  • Marketing plan development
  • Help in writing business plans
  • Finding financing for business dreams
  • Tax information – for personnel, self-employment, etc.
  • Licensing and permit information
  • International Trade
  • Government procurement – doing business with federal, state and local agencies.

Small Business Loan Guarantee Program allows a business to not only acquire a loan it could not otherwise obtain, but to establish a favorable credit history with a lender so that the business may obtain future financing on its own.

U.S. Small Business Administration offers a wide range of services and programs for small businesses, as well as links to other government agencies.