Economic Development and Tourism


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Monday, March 30, 2020

Regional Business Support Hotline

The new Regional Business Support Hotline is live! It provides the ability to speak to a live person from your community who can provide information about the financial supports available.

Businesses requiring assistance are encouraged to call the hotline at 403-556-3130 between 10am & 3pm, Monday to Friday, for the duration of the pandemic response.

Provided to the communities at no cost by O-Net.


Government Resources

Government of Alberta's Support for Employers & Employees

Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan


Helpful Websites

Community Futures Central Alberta - Regional Relief & Recovery Fund

The Business Link - COVID-19 Resources for Small Business

Economic Developers Alberta COVID-19 Pandemic Response

Resources for Business Leaders - COVID-19 Continuity

CFIB COVID-19 Small Business Help Centre

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters COVID-19 Resources

Alberta Women Entrepreneurs COVID-19 Resources

Canadian Business Resilience Network


Webinars & On Demand Videos


Business Development Bank of Canada  How to cope with the impacts of COVID-19 on your business
Watch on Demand

Export Development Canada  COVID-19 Managing the impact on global supply chains
Watch on Demand 

Community Futures (Wild Rose) and Business Link  Get Selling Online in 2 Hours
Watch on Demand