Business Resource Centre

We're here to help! Email economicdevelopment@blackfalds.com to discuss supports for Blackfalds businesses. This page was last updated on January 5th.

See the Province Wide Covid -19 Public Health Measures (effective Dec.8, 2020)

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

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

Alberta Small & Medium Enterprise Relaunch Grant  (video on how to apply)

Community Futures (Regional Relief Program)

Federal Government - including Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS) & Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA)

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

Burman University - Business Speaker Series

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

Covid-19: Using Disinfectants Correctly

Advice for Businesses (EDA)

Insurance and Covid-19 Information