Business Links

There are numerous resources available to help businesses in Blackfalds. Whether you are an entrepreneur just starting to think about venturing into business or if you are a seasoned business veteran looking to expand or diversify, you are sure to find the help you are looking for in the links below.

Regional Resources

Central Alberta Economic Partnership (CAEP)

  • This economic development alliance of Central Alberta communities works to ensure the success and continued diversification of the regional economy

 Central Alberta Access Prosperity

  • This economic development organization serves the CAEP communities, providing resources to facilitate business growth, expansion, and investment opportunities.

RCMP: Protecting Your Business

  • These resources provide tips and techniques to help business owners with proper security features and break-in and robbery prevention.

Provincial Resources

Rural Alberta Business Centre (RABC)

  • The business centres in Camrose and Rocky Mountain House provide entrepreneurs/ business owners with information, advice, training and research services 

Government of Alberta

  •  Offers programs, services and industry specific information to help businesses thrive or reach global markets. 

The Business Link

  • This organization connects small business and entrepreneurs to available resources and information

 

Federal Resources

Invest in Canada

  • Assists with national and international investment opportunities in Canada and provides industry information, funding programs and advisory services

Canada Business Network

  • Provides help with accessing financing, information on business obligations, developing a business plan, and more

Startup Canada

  • This network of entrepreneurs work together to build an environment and culture for small business growth and success.

Community Futures

  • With offices in Red Deer and Mirror, this organization supports businesses with funding and training 

Bank of Canada

  • Provides details on counterfeit prevention and staff training

Futurpreneur Canada

  • This non-profit organization provides financing, mentoring, and support tools to aspiring business owners aged 18 - 39