COVID-19 Resources

To support businesses through this the COVID-19 recovery period, we have compiled a list of resources, making it as easy as possible for you to access the help that you need. We will make every effort to provide the most current and relevant information available. 

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Financial Support: 

Jobs and Growth Fund

Supports regional job creation and positions local economies for long-term growth.


Tourism Relief Fund

Funding to help tourism, non-profit, and Indigenous businesses adapt operations to meet public health requirements.


Canada-Alberta Job Grant

Funding to help employees and unemployed Albertans access training opportunities.


Work Sharing Program

Designed to help eligible employers avoid layoffs when there is a temporary reduction in the normal level of business activity, that is beyond the control of the employer.


Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA)

Interest-free loans of up to $60,000 to small businesses and not-for-profits. 


 

Support Resources:

Canada Digital Adoption Program

Grants to help small and medium-sized businesses accelerate their digital transformation to fuel economic recovery. 


Digital Economy Program

Free services for businesses, such as: advertisements & analytics, social media, website content, and SEO management. 


CyberSecure Canada

A cybersecurity certification program for small and medium-sized organizations.


ShopHERE Program

Free 1:1 assistance for businesses with 0 to 49 employees to help them create their online stores at no cost.


Alberta Biz Connect

A website to help business reopen during COVID-19. Includes a red tape reduction form where you can share your ideas.


Step-By-Step Interactive Tool

A guide to help businesses navigate government resources best suited to their needs


 

Keeping You Informed:

Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

Helping business and individuals through the COVID-19 outbreak.


ESRI Canada Outbreak at-a-glance

Access at-a-glance information about the COVID-19 pandemic across all provinces.


Government of Canada - Updates

Self-assessment, prevention, risk, symptoms, treatment, and more.  Supports for business and individuals.


Edmonton International Airport COVID-19

Travel restrictions and other important travel-related information.