Business Resource Centre

We're here to help! Contact the Economic Development Officer to discuss supports for Blackfalds businesses. This page was last updated on August 13.

Province of Alberta's Relaunch Strategy - outlines a phased approach for how businesses in Alberta may re-open.

Alberta Biz Connect - provides sector specific guides for reopening, answers to FAQs and more. Check back frequently, as additional business resources are being added regularly. 

Business Relaunch Frequently Asked Questions - detailed information from Alberta Health Services for a variety of business sectors.

Workplace Guidelines for Business Owners outlines criteria to be addressed in the workplace. All workplaces are expected to develop & implement these policies & procedures prior to re-opening or continuing operations.

Where to get PPE in Central Alberta

Retail Businesses can find Recovery Resources through the Retail Council of Canada

Food Service Businesses will benefit from Restaurant Canada's Resources

Business and Employer Information & Supports

Financial Supports

2020 Municipal Property Tax Reduction & Payment Deferral 

Federal Government's Covid-19 Economic Response Plan

Provincial Support for Employers & Employees

Support for Entrepreneurs Impacted by Covid-19 (BDC)

Information Supports

Recorded Webinars
Conference Board of Canada Webinar Series
Business Development Bank of Canada Series
Export Development Canada Series
Alberta Women Entrepreneurs Covid-19 Series
Restaurant Canada Rapid Recovery Series
Travel Alberta Tourism Business Series
Business Link Entrepreneur & Small Business Series

Live Webinars 
Market Research for Success - Aug. 18, 10:30 AM - Noon (Hosted by the Business Link)
Digital Strategies for Growth - Aug 18, 10 - 11 AM (Regional Resilience Series)

Canadian Business Resilience Network (hotline, toolkit, webinars & more) 

Covid-19: Using Disinfectants Correctly

Business Development Bank of Canada Blog Posts

Advice for Businesses (EDA)

Insurance and Covid-19 Information