COVID-19 Resources for Small Businesses

Written by Julia, staff member, Central Library
Last updated Wednesday, April 8 at 3:45pm

During this time of uncertainty, our Small Business team is thinking of you. We have gathered a few resources available for small businesses to help you stay informed and seek support.

1. Federal: Government of Canada

  • Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan 
    Support for individuals, businesses
  • Resources for Canadian Businessesopens a new window
    Support for employees, businesses, business travel & events, business in international markets
  • Atlantic Canada Opportunity Agency (ACOA)opens a new window
    Support for managing your business during COVID-19 outbreak
    Contact: Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) - 1-800-561-7862. "For more information on additional government support available to your business and workers, please contact Service Canada at 1-800-OCanada (1-800-622-6232). If you are unable to connect with your account manager, please send an email to following address: ACOA.information.APECA@canada.ca. Rest assured that an ACOA official will connect with you to address your enquiry within 48 hours."

2. Provincial: Government of Nova Scotia

3. Municipal


Need more information?

If you have more questions you can reach the COVID-19 information line toll-free at 1-833-784-4397.

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