FROM HURON COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Huron County Business Map -With the current changes in government restrictions with the current lockdown, make sure you update your business details on the HC BizMap. You can add your business or suggest edits to the BizMap yourself!
Digital Service Squad: The Huron County Digital Service Squad is still active through the lockdown to assist your businesses with their digital goals remotely, at no cost! The DSS will be available until mid-February 2021, so please do not miss out on this great opportunity to help increase the use of digital technologies in your business!
The Digital Service Squad can provide one-on-one assistance, at no cost, to help you establish and improve your basic online presence through easy to use tools including:
- Google My Business
- Social media business pages
- Website development
- Much more!
Ontario Announces Provincewide Shutdown to Stop Spread of COVID-19: A province-wide shutdown is in effect as of Saturday, December 26, 2020 at 12:01 a.m. Learn about the restrictions and public health measures that are in place. Visit our website for tools and resources to support small businesses during the pandemic.
Ontario Building On Supports for Employers During COVID-19
The Ontario government continues to provide a variety of supports to employers facing challenges as a result of COVID-19. The government will now be providing even more support to small businesses that are required to close or severely restrict their operations due to the necessary Provincewide Shutdown. This will help ensure they can continue serving their communities and employing people once COVID-19 has been eradicated.
The New Ontario Small Business Support Grant – The government is announcing the new Ontario Small Business Support Grant, which will provide a minimum of $10,000 and up to $20,000 to help small business owners during this challenging period. Further details, including how to apply for the Ontario Small Business Support Grant, will be announced in January 2021. Read more here!
To read more of Huron County Ec Dev’s latest Huron Business & Tourism Update & Support Newsletter – Click here!