The County of Simcoe Economic Development Office is working with partners to consistently update COVID-19 business resources.
Do not hesitate to reach out with any questions or suggestions on how we can support your business. We are here for you. Contact us at email@example.com
Call to action: if you are a Canadian manufacturer or business that can assist Canada in meeting the need for medical supplies, the Government is asking for your help -
Canadian Federation of Agriculture - Resources on Covid-19
Information and Tips on COVID-19 for Agriculture Businesses
Resources for Remote Work
What's Your Company's Emergency Remote-Work Plan? - Harvard Business Review
Prepare your team to work from home - LinkedIn
Canada Calls for Supply and Services
If you are a business able to supply products and services in support of Canada's response to COVID-19, the Federal Government is asking companies complete this form
Focus areas include:
Products: Disposable N95 masks, Disposable surgical masks, Nitrile gloves, Vinyl gloves, Gowns, Bottles of hand sanitizer, Other prevention products
Services: Guard / security services, Nursing services, Food services, Laundry services, Accommodation maintenance services, Personal services, IT support services, Other services
The Ontario Government is looking for help from businesses and organizations who can supply emergency products and innovative solutions to support the response to COVID-19:
The County of Simcoe EDO has compiled a list of local suppliers for requested products - please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to this list.
Impact of COVID-19 on Business - Surveys
In an effort to monitor the progression of COVID-19 on local businesses, the County of Simcoe, in partnership with our member municipalities, the Cities of Orillia and Barrie, and regional partners are seeking your assistance in providing information on how we can best support your business. Your input is valuable and will help guide us during this challenging time.
Please complete this quick survey.
COVID 19 Impact on Ontario Tourism Operations - RTO7 Survey
Coffee Talk: Where is the Silver Lining? Join HBEC Mentors every Monday morning for coffee and knowledge from mentors
Digital Service Squad Live Join the South Georgian Bay Small Business Centre every Tuesday at 10:00am for digital marketing tips, advice and support to help navigate this difficult time for business.
COVID Labour Law COVID Webinar Recording - Siskinds Law Firm
Managing Budgets and Cash Flow During Covid-19 - Wednesday, April 8th by the Sandbox Centre
Pivoting to an Online World - Wednesday, April 8th presented by the Sandbox Centre and Barrie Chamber
Conquering Stress During Uncertain Times - Thursday, April 9th by the Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre