CF Alberta COVID-19 Information

We live and work in the communities that you do and our 27 offices are standing ready to provide financing and support to local businesses through these uncertain times.

While developments are happening quickly, we are offering the following information to plan and respond to this rapidly changing situation.

Community Futures Alberta supports small businesses outside Calgary and Edmonton. 


Business Credit Availability Program (BCAP)

The Government of Canada established this program to further support financing in the private sector through the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) and Export Development Canada (EDC).
 

  • Businesses seeking support through BCAP should first contact their financial institutions for an assessment of their situation.
  • If you are an existing Community Futures client reach out to us and we'll help you assess your situation.
  • Existing BDC clients should reach out to their account manager for additional information.

 

Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

On March 18, 2020, the Prime Minister announced a new set of economic measures to help stabilize the economy during this challenging period. These measures, delivered as part of the Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan, will provide up to $27 billion in direct support to Canadian workers and businesses.

 

Alberta Government Financial supports

 

Supporting Employers & Employees

Alberta Government Resources

Federal Government Resources

CFIB Small Business Resources

Business Preparedness

General Small Business Resources

Economic Development Resouces