investStratford, the City of Stratford’s Economic Enterprise Development Corporation, has compiled the following list of resources for local businesses affected by the global health crisis and State of Emergency announcement.
Although our office is closed to the public, our staff remain available to answer your questions and provide assistance Monday - Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm.
As we collectively work through this challenging period together, we would like to share some business resources with you. Please share these with your networks to help ensure that your businesses are prepared to manage through COVID-19.
Please contact us with your questions and concerns at:
investStratford, Stratford Economic Enterprise Development Corporation: Contact us at 519-305-5050 or email@example.com
The Stratford Perth Centre for Business remains available to local entrepreneurs and small business in the City of Stratford, Perth and St. Mary’s. In addition, the SPCB team are offering free Webinars and content to help entrepreneurs find low/no cost ways to build digital resources and revenues during these challenging times. To register for the free webinars please visit www.stratfordperthbusiness.ca phone 519-305-5055 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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The Community Future Development Corporation: Provides small business financing in City of Stratford, the Town of St. Mary’s and Perth County. Reach out virtually for more information: www.perthcfdc.ca/contact-us @PerthCFDC
Stratford and District Chamber of Commerce: Serving Stratford, St. Marys, Township of Perth East, Township of Perth South, and the Municipality of West Perth. https://stratfordchamber.com 519-273-5250 @StratfordCCBIA
Stratford Tourism Alliance: The Stratford Tourism Alliance (STA) is a member driven, private sector led not-for-profit marketing organization that develops, manages and promotes "Destination Stratford" as a national and international tourism icon. www.visitstratford.ca
Stratford City Centre Business Improvement Area: Is Stratford, Ontario's only Business Improvement Area (BIA). http://www.stratfordcitycentre.ca/about-us#contact
Stop the Spread Business Information Line Now Open at 1-888- 444-3659 Ontario has launched a toll-free line 1-888-444-3659 to provide support to businesses in the province that have questions about the recent emergency order to close at-risk workplaces following recommendations by Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health. Businesses that have questions about closures of at-risk workplaces or how emergency measures impact their business or employment can call the Stop the Spread Business Information Line at 1-888-444-3659.
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