Small Business Resources
Small business is the backbone of our local economy.
Commercial Rent Relieft Program
COVID-19: Rent assistance for small businesses. Learn about the Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) for small businesses and the support you may be eligible for.
Peterborough Police: Vacant/closed business building form
encouraging local businesses to complete the online form to indicate whether their business is currently vacant due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) for Small Businesses
CECRA for small businesses provides relief for small businesses experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19
Canadian Business Resilience Service
Free Service providing guidance on COVID-19 financial support programs
Government of Ontario
Provincial Opening Announcements (May 14) – Details Businesses May Need to Know
It takes a village to flatten the curve. Find or offer support to your community and local businesses through contactless options.
Webinars from Navigating the Impact on Canadian Businesses, Support for Canadian Businesses and On-Demand online learning.
Conference Board of Canada
The Conference Board of Canada brings you webinars like effective crisis communication to creating a respectful virtual workplace and many more.
Canadian Business Resilience Network
Cybersecurity And The Ever-Evolving Work Environment, With Field Effect Webinar
Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB)
CFIB is hosting a weekly COVID-19 webinar, which is aimed at helping your business cope with the ongoing pandemic. In each webinar, we will update you on the government supports and business closures before our experts field your questions. Join us to get answers and share your own experiences as we tackle this crisis together.
Main Street PPE Grant
New measures will help businesses reopen safer, rehire faster and recover from COVID-19