From Industry Guidelines and information on keeping your workplace safe to places where truck drivers can obtain food while on the road, these links will take you to sites that provide services, information and help for you, our Essential Service Providers.
Assistance and Support
Retail Council of Canada – Regional COVID 19 Relief Measures by Region for retailers and Employees. Links to other resources: COVID Updates and Information, Q & A’s, Member ResourcesSupport for entrepreneurs impacted by the coronavirus COVID-19 | BDC
Facebook Small Business Grants Program | Facebook
Free Credit Counselling, Budgeting Help & Debt Consolidation Options | Credit Counselling Society
Meals / Amenities
Guidelines & Standards – changes and information
Unions & Associations
Information by Sector
Employers, Employees & Businesses
COVID-19 and Business Insurance: How Coverage is Triggered | Insurance Bureau of Canada
Health care professionals
Government of Canada COVID-19: for Health Care Professionals
BC Centre for Disease Control – COVID-19 Care: working with provincial and federal partners on surveillance, diagnostic testing and infection control measures for the COVID-19 outbreak. Information for health care professionals and public health partners.
The Help List is an online resource dedicated to supporting the Canadian Tech Sector during these unprecedented times.
Transport Canada – Essential Freight Transportation Exemption: support efforts by extra-provincial truck undertakings and their drivers to transport essential supplies and equipment, in direct assistance to emergency relief efforts during the response to COVID-19.