Business Resources for COVID-19
City of Beaumont Support
We have partnered with the Beaumont Chamber of Commerce to launch a social media campaign to encourage business owners to share how their business has changed and is still available to residents. Residents are also encouraged to explore the hashtag to shop local and learn more about the benefits of spending in their community.
Community & Mental Health Support
Community and mental health supports and resources are available through the City of Beaumont and other organizations to help residents cope with the COVID-19 Pandemic.
The Government of Alberta has various benefits, programs, and grants of which can be found here (click here).
- The Small and Medium Enterprise Relaunch Grant offers up to $20,000 in funding for eligible small-and medium-sized businesses, cooperatives and non-profits to offset a portion of their relaunch costs.
- Enhanced Business Benefit Starting in mid-April, this benefit will provide payments of up to $10,000 to eligible small and medium businesses most affected by the pandemic and ongoing public health restrictions.
Workplace guidance documents to help businesses reopen and resume operations safely (click here).
Business Service and Restrictions
Mandatory, provincewide restrictions are in effect to protect the health system and slow the spread of COVID-19 (click here).
Please visit Canada's COVID-19 Economic Response Plan website for full information on the following supports (click here).
Wellness Together Canada: Connects Canadians to peer support workers, social workers, psychologists and other professionals for confidential chat sessions or phone calls and will make it easier to find credible information and help address mental health and substance use issues.
Are you restructuring your business in order to keep operating during the COVID-19 pandemic? Have you been using resources or best practices to create a recovery plan? Share your learnings with us and we can create a space for Beaumont businesses to learn from one another and get through this together. Email EcDev@beaumont.ab.ca