Covid-19 Business Resources

As the situation with COVID-19 continues to evolve at a rapid rate, we know you are looking for information to help your business survive. We have put together the following list of resources in the hopes of making it easier for you to find that information. If there is a resources missing that you either know about, or would like is to try to find for you, please contact us at hamptonareachambercommerce@gmail.com  CLICK HERE for a Printable version of the Resource Links below.

 

COVID-19 Resource Links

Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/news/2020/04/the-canada-emergency-wage-subsidy.html

 

Work-Sharing Program https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/services/work-sharing.html

 

Federal Government’s Economic Package https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/economic-response-plan.html#business

 

Programs and services for businesses on Innovation Canada’s website https://innovation.ised-isde.canada.ca/s/group-groupe?language=en_CA&hideMyStory=true&token=a0B5W000000BJcSUAW

 

Employment and Social Development information about employment insurance, labour programs for federally-regulated workplaces, work sharing programs, etc.

https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/corporate/notices/coronavirus.html

 

Government of Canada resources for Canadian businesses https://www.canada.ca/en/services/business/maintaingrowimprovebusiness/resources-for-canadian-businesses.html

 

The New Brunswick Workers Emergency Income Benefit https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/departments/post-secondary_education_training_and_labour/promo/nbweib.html

 

Export Development Canada https://www.edc.ca/en/campaign/coronavirus-covid-19.html?utm_source=facebook-and-instagram&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=ac-core_covid-19-social&utm_content=img_covid-19-ctw-content-behavioural-targeting_mar-20_e

 

Calling all suppliers – Help Canada combat Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) https://buyandsell.gc.ca/calling-all-suppliers-help-canada-combat-covid-19

 

Huddle’s Essential Guide to Government Support for N.B. Businesses https://huddle.today/the-essential-guide-to-government-support-for-n-b-businesses/

 

Government of NB FAQ for businesses https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/gateways/for_business/covid19/faq.html

 

Government of NB coronavirus website, including COVID-19 online assessment tool https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/biling/coronavirus.html

 

Request for review period for property assessments extended to May 1 https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2020.03.0170.html

 

NB Jobs Quick reference guide: support from NB workers and students affected by COVID-19 https://www.nbjobs.ca/sites/default/files/quick_reference_guide_covid-19_supports_en.pdf

 

Opportunities New Brunswick COVID-19: New Brunswick Business Webinar Series https://onbcanada.ca/covid19-new-brunswick-business-webinars

 

Opportunities New Brunswick newsletter dedicated to COVID-19 https://mailchi.mp/onbcanada.ca/onb-business-matters-issue-924741?e=9d753fa845

 

Saint Mary’s University Entrepreneurship Centre is offering free virtual strategy sessions to Atlantic Canadian entrepreneurs to help identify potential solutions to mitigate some of the struggles. Details are at the following link. At the bottom of the page you can CLICK HERE to see a calendar with available time slots to book a virtual strategy session on your business: https://smuec.ca/special-notice-for-atlantic-canadian-businesses/?fbclid=IwAR2U1h3zhkAbdgKgwxx2ipE6A7PuhUs7pKSMFY2QTlqDYdg7Ikz0E6Zss5Q

 

Destination Canada webinar with information about the types of tourism business assistance available. https://www.destinationcanada.com/en/coronavirus-updates/covid-19-webinar

 

For businesses that received Regional Development Association (ACOA) funding and COVID-19 is affecting operations, contact ACOA to review your situation for further assistance: https://www.canada.ca/en/atlantic-canada-opportunities.html

 

Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) support https://www.bdc.ca/en/pages/special-support.aspx?special-initiative=covid19

 

Canadian Chamber is Commerce http://www.chamber.ca/resources/pandemic-preparedness

 

Atlantic Chamber of Commerce https://www.atlanticchamber.ca/covid-19-resources

 

Fredericton Chamber of Commerce COVID-19 Resource Page https://www.frederictonchamber.ca/chamber-blog/2020/03/27/covid-19-resource-page/

 

Saint John Chamber of Commerce Business Community Information Centre http://www.sjboardoftrade.com/main.html

 

Chamber of Commerce for Greater Moncton COVID-19 Resources and Information https://ccgm.ca/covid-19/