COVID-19 and BUSINESSES

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SUPPORT LOCAL

Here are some ways you can support local businesses during this difficult time: 

  • Purchase a gift card for future use
  • Buy a restaurant meal from a local restaurant for delivery or takeout
  • Purchase a product/service from local businesses online
  • Share and post about your favourite local business to help promote their services and let them know you are thinking of them.

INFORMATION FOR BUSINESSES

Not sure where to start?

Economic Development Overview

Local Supports and Resources


FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR BUSINESSES

Federal Resources for Canadian Businesses, including: 

Canadian Banking Solutions (Canadian Banker's Association): Six Canadian banks will work with personal and small business banking customers on a case-by-case basis to provide flexible solutions.

WSIB Ontario Financial Relief Package: Defer premium reporting and payments until August 31, 2020. 

Extended Income Tax Filing and Payment Deadlines (Government of Canada)

Dealing with Mortgage and Payment Difficulties (Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation) 


RESOURCES FOR EMPLOYERS

General Resources

Getting Your Workplace Ready

Sector-Specific Resources


RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS AND RECENT GRADUATES

Federal financial supports for youth, post-secondary students and recent graduates, including: 

Federal employment supports for youth, including: 


MUNICIPAL SERVICES

Click here for more information on Municipal Services.

LOCAL STATUS OF COVID-19

Visit the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit website to stay up-to-date on the latest information and local status of COVID-19. 

Additional Information: 

Other Resources: 

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