Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Business

Are you looking for information for individuals and families?  COVID-19 Information for Residents
If you need assistance in navigating the supports and services available to business or have a question call the Office at 403-443-5822 or email using the Email Request Form and selecting "General Inquiry" in the "Message Type" field.
During these difficult times, there are ways in which you can support local businesses

This support can be shown in ways such as but not limited to recommending a local favourite, choosing to shop local first, and sharing our challenge with your family and friends to support #SmallBusinessEveryDay.

Join the #SmallBusinessEveryDay challenge and show your love for your favourite local business. 
Find the Small Business Every Day Challenge link here:  Small Business Everyday 

Posters for your business:
"We’re Open; We Survive with Your Support” We're Open Poster  
"Thank You; We Survive with Your Support”  Thank You Poster

What is Alberta's Relaunch Strategy to get my business up and running again?
 NEW Alberta Biz Connect - detailed information on the guidelines surrounding businesses reopenings

Where can I find information about the Canadian Governments business relief programs? Avoid Layoffs, Access to Credit, Income Tax Programs etc.

Where can I find information about the Government of Alberta's business relief programs? Small business advice, tax changes, payment deferrals, business continuity plans.
Where can I get support for lack of cash flow? Rent, Payroll etc.
Does my Financial Institute or Lender have support programs in place?

My business is remaining open to serve the community, where can I get information on keeping myself, my staff and the public safe?
Restrictions on Gatherings and Businesses Not all businesses are eligible to stay open at this time, check if your business has been mandated to close!
 Resources for Canadian Businesses: Government of Canada

I will be closing my business, how can I keep it safe? 

What resources do my employees need? 
I think I can provide a service or manufacture a product that is needed to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic?
COVID-19 health product industry: Information for health product manufacturers and distributors in relation to COVID-19
Public Works and Government Services Canada ( Are you a business that can supply products and services in support of Canada’s response to COVID-19? Canada wants to hear from you.
Where can I get more information on COVID-19 for the Tourism Industry?

Where can I find local employment opportunities? 
Where can I find webinars and online training for business?
Where can I get more information on support for Business?
 Alberta Chamber of Commerce: Information & Resources
 Business Link: Tips for small business
 Central Alberta Economic Partnership (CAEP): Supports for business and residents
Community Futures Wild Rose: Information, Training, Contacts
 City of Red Deer COVID-19 Resources: Information Webinars for Businesses 
 Travel Alberta Industry Site: Industry Toolkit - Resources, Business Continuity Business Guide, HR Support
Where can I get more information on COVID-19?

Alberta Government: Learn about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and actions being taken to protect the health of Albertans.
Alberta Health Services: Latest information on COVID-19 for Albertans and Health Care Professionals.
 CFIB COVID-19 Small Business Help Centre: Expert advice to guide you through this difficult time, as well as templates and policies that prevent viral transmission in the workplace.
Government of Canada: Current cases, the risk to Canadians, monitoring, new and updated information.
Resources for Business Leaders: Helping understand the challenges and opportunities associated with running your business operations during the COVID-19 outbreak
 Three Hills Capital: Provincial & Federal updates as well as Three Hills Community and Business Updates
Three Hills Hubbub: Information on local business and services
Word Health Organization (WHO): Latest situation updates and data regarding the COVID-19 outbreak.