As we continue to monitor the COVID-19 Pandemic, below are some business resources that have been created thus far. Please share these with your networks to help ensure that businesses are prepared to manage through this challenging time. Economic Development and Tourism Staff will update these resources as they become available.
Government of Canada Resources
- Work Share Program
- Resources for business from trade commissioner
- Business Development Bank: Support for entrepreneurs impacted by Covid-19
- Continuity Plans
- Export Development Canada
- Service Canada
- Trade Commissioner – Resources for Business
- Canadian Chamber of Commerce – Preparedness Website & Preparedness Guide
- Federation of Canadian Municipalities – COVID 19 Resources for Municipalities
- Ontario Chamber of Commerce – Pandemic Preparedness Toolkit
- Workplace Safety & Prevention Services – Pandemic Preparedness Toolkit
- Retail Council of Canada – Resources for Retailers
- Canadian Agriculture Human Resource Council – Information and Tips
- World Health Organization – Resources for Businesses and Employees
- Conference Board of Canada – Updates & Resources
- Tourism Industry Association of Ontario – Industry Survey
- Elgin Business Resource Centre – Can offer quick loans to businesses
- Elgin St. Thomas Small Business Resource Centre - Has created a COVID-19 Toolkit FOR small businesses
Elgin County is a resilient and robust community, and by working together, we will get through this uncertain time.
Please stay in touch and reach out with questions or comments about business challenges via email (email@example.com) and on our social media channels (@elgincounty). We are committed to the well-being of our staff and community, and as a result, our Administrative Building has limited public access to tenants only. However, we will be maintaining regular working hours so that we can continue supporting you.