SCORE offers the largest network of volunteer business mentors providing free answers to your business questions. Many volunteers have started, built, and sold extremely successful businesses and want to pass on their knowledge to you. .

We currently have face-to-face mentoring sessions on alternate Monday afternoons and Wednesday mornings in Mandeville (Monday afternoons at 3/4/5 PM and Wednesday mornings at 9/10/11 AM) at the Causeway Branch Library. We also have sessions in Slidell on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at 1/2/3 PM at the East St. Tammany Chamber, and in Hammond at the Greater Hammond Chamber on the second Friday morning.   We have telephone conferencing mentoring on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month.

For a face-to-face mentoring appointment, use the following links to access our online appointment calendar: choose the locations, the available date (in white) and time that suits you, click "next" and fill in you name, email address, phone number and business purpose for the appointment, and click "done" to book the appointment.

After Hours Telephone Mentoring 

If you would like after hours mentoring session, we now offer hourly mentoring sessions at 7 PM and 8 PM on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month.To sign up for an appointment, click on the telephone mentoring calendar below and sign up for the open session that works the best for you. Please be sure to list the telephone number where you can be contacted.

If you wish to have someone make the appointment for you, please call the appropriate Chamber of Commerce in the city you wish:

  • Mandeville appointments; call the SCORE line, 985-520-0929 and leave a message.
  • Slidell appointments; call East St.Tammany Chamber, 985-643-5678.
  • Hammond appontments; call Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce, 985-345-4457.

Mentoring locations addresses and maps:

  • St. Tammany Parish Library, Causeway Branch Library, 3457 Hwy 190, Mandeville, LA 70471  MAP
  • East St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce, 1808 Front Street, Slidell, LA 70458   MAP
  • Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce, 400 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA 70401   MAP

Please complete the following document and bring it with you for your mentoring appointment:

  • Counseling Information (Form 641) - Download it here: PDF 641