Community Futures Sunrise

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COVID-19 Resources

Updated: Friday, March 27, 3:30 pm

>> We will update this page daily with trusted resources to support you and your business.<<

 

SK Government Business Response Team available 8am - 8pm Monday through Friday.

 > Ph: (844) 800-8688 /  Email: supportforbusiness@gov.sk.ca

SK Public Safety Agency: (855) 559-5502 (for non health related questions)

SCAM ALERTS: Better Business Bureau, CTV News - Prime Minister's Speech

 

+++ CALL TO ACTION +++

Do you have immediately available services/supplies, or are you set up to produce products in a very short time? Help Canada combat Covid-19

Are you a manufacturer that may need to slightly modify or re-tool their facilities in order to switch to production of medical products? Are you, or do you have skilled workers that are available to work in these fields?  Canadian manufacturers needed to help combat COVID-19

Does your company have the potential means to address specific challenges but needs to conduct more research & development for the final product/process? The Challenges Procurement Program needs you. Challenges to be posted on Innovative Solutions Canada.

If your company has promising technology relevant to the Covid-19 fight, the National Research Council invites you to register

 

 Sign Up & Learn - Free Webinars

March 30:  Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety Employment Standards for Public Emergencies

April 1:     Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety Employment Standards for Public Emergencies

April 3:  Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety Employment Standards for Public Emergencies


Recording: Protecting our Business & Honouring our Brand (March 26)

Recording:  Prepare, Pivot & Progress with Ron Robichaud (March 24)

Recording:  How to Cope with the Impacts of Covid-19 on your business (March 23)

 

Business Resources & Information

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Friday, March 27 Funding Announcement for businesses

Canada Revenue Agency Temporary Wage Subsidy for Employers

Miller Thomson LLP Resources


Govt of Canada Resources for Canadian Businesses

Govt of Canada Economic Response Plan

Govt of Canada Responding to Covid-19

13 Ways Leadership in Times of Crisis

MNP Covid-19 Business Advice Centre Pathway through the Pandemic – Strategies and tools to lead your company through the coronavirus crisis

SK Chamber of Commerce Resources for Business - FAQs, Employee/Employer Support, Legal Guidance, etc

SK Construction Safety Association workplace tools - Policy Templates, Checklists

Canadian Federation of Business Small Business Help Centre includes free templates for business signage

BDC (Business Development Bank of Canada) Business Credit Availability Program new measure to support entrepreneurs

Export Development Canada Business Credit Availability Program (BCAP) Support for Entrepreneurs

SK Government Information for Businesses & Workers

Employment & Social Development Canada - Info for employers and employees including federally regulated workplacees

 

Mental Health Supports

Canadian Red Cross Psychological First Aid Guide to caring for yourself and others

The Canadian Mental Health Association provides tips to responding to employee anxiety 

The Conference Board of Canada has many resources to help with coping strategies to stay mentally well

Worker's Compensation Board - Tools to help manage your mental health during crisis

 

 Links to Applications

CRA My Account Sign Up (Needed for application to all financial assistance programs)

Applying for Employment Insurance (EI)

Service Canada Online Service Request Form

Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) Available early April

 

Resilience & Recovery Tools

Canadian Chamber of Commerce Business Resilience Resources 

SEDA Disaster Resilience & Recovery Toolkit

Business Development Bank of Canada Entrepreneur Toolkit 

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