Our 27 Community Futures offices offer loan solutions and business development services that are purpose built for rural Alberta. Find your nearest Community Futures office to connect with a business analyst, get a loan application started, and access free business counselling and low-cost business coaching and training.
Community Futures offices apply flexible loan criteria and options to help you start a new business, buy a business, open a franchise, expand into new markets, invest in technology, give your business a facelift and help young entrepreneurs get their first loan.
Business services offered by Community Futures offices include:
- Helping you write a business plan
- Marketing plan or business expansion strategy
- One-on-one coaching and business mentoring
- Securing financing
- And much more!
If you are an entrepreneur with a disability or health condition, you may wish to explore a program specifically designed for you.
Some offices also offer the BizStream Small Business Program for local companies wanting to secure contracts with big business. BizStream supports the online safety training required for ISNetworld membership.