Government support for Indigenous businesses

Indigenous businesses provide jobs, goods, and services to communities, and are an important part of the Canadian economy. Right now, they are facing challenges and economic hardships due to COVID-19. That is why the Government of Canada is taking action to make sure that Indigenous business owners have access to the support they need to…

Get funds to help fight COVID-19

Innovative Solutions Canada has dedicated funding to help combat current and future outbreaks of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and other similar threats. Their program will help support the Government of Canada’s fight against COVID-19 by funding R&D and testing prototypes in real-life settings that can help protect Canadians. Sign-up to their news feed to get a…

Changes to Canada Summer Jobs program to help businesses and young Canadians affected by COVID-19

The Government of Canada is taking unprecedented action to support workers, businesses, and all Canadians impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Right now, young people are facing serious challenges finding work. To build the foundations of strong communities, we need a strong workforce that includes good job opportunities for youth. That is why the government is…

Province halts most construction projects

Ontario Premier Doug Ford announced the closure of 30 more types of workplaces in an effort to further flatten the curve of the COVID-19 virus. During a news conference Friday afternoon, Ford addressed additional restrictions to operational businesses.  “Lives are on the line and we must take this action now. Effective Saturday, April 4 at 11:59 p.m., we…