Humber Community Development Corporation
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Resources / Links

Atlantic Association of Community Business Development Corporations www.cbdc.ca

Community Futures Network of Canada www.communityfuturescanada.ca

Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) works to create opportunities for economic growth in Atlantic Canada by helping businesses become more competitive, innovative and productive, by working with diverse communities to develop and diversify local economies, and by championing the strengths of Atlantic Canada 1-800-561-7862 (506) 851-2271 www.acoa.ca

Business Development Bank of Canada 1-877-232-2269 www.bdc.ca

Canadian Bankers Association (CBA)  exists to promote an understanding of the banking industry in Canada  www.cba.ca

City of Corner Brook (709) 637-1500 www.cornerbrook.com

Community Sector Council NL 1-866-753-9860  www.communitysector.nl.ca

Service Canada www.servicecanada.gc.ca

Navigate Guiding Entrepreneurs, Memorial University, Grenfell Campus, www.navigatesmallbusiness.ca

Greater Corner Brook Board of Trade (GCBBT) is a not-for-profit organization that is the voice of business in Corner Brook and the region (709) 634-5831 www.gcbbt.com

Department of Advanced Education, Skills and Labour Programs and Services include: Career and Employment Services, Immigration and Multiculturalism, Poverty Reduction, Youth Engagement, Support for persons with disabilities, Income Support Services, Emergency Social Services aesl@gov.nl.ca

Tourism Culture Industry and Innovation is the lead agency for economic development in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador and in each of its regions which offers support to Small and medium-sized enterprise development, Industrial Diversification, Innovation, Investment Development, Economic Intelligence tcii@gov.nl.ca

Junior Achievement, to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. (709) 753-9533  www.newfoundland-and-labrador.jacan.org

Service NL provides accessible, responsive services in the areas of public health and safety, environment protection, occupational health and safety, consumer protection, and in the preservation of vital events and commercial transactions servicenlinfo@gov.nl.ca

Hospitality Newfoundland and Labrador (HNL) (709) 686-6390 1-877-686-2989 www.hospitalitynl.ca

ULNOOWEG Development Group Inc. Growing Strong Aboriginal Business  www.ulnooweg.ca

Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Cooperatives 1-877-726-9431 www.nlfc.coop

Workplace NL Health Safety Compensation 1-800-563-9000 www.workplacenl.ca

Newfoundland and Labrador Organization of Women Entrepreneurs (NLOWE) helping women to start, grow and advance in business www.nlowe.org

Canada Business Network provides resources and information to help Canadians get their businesses going and growing 1-888-576-4444 TTY 1-800-457-8466  www.canadabusiness.ca

Aboriginal Business and Entrepreneurship Development www.canadabusiness.ca

Qualipu Mi’Kmaq First Nation Band www.qualipu.ca

Farm Credit Canada www.fcc-fac.ca

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada www.ic.gc.ca

National Research Council has programs which helps small and medium-sized Canadian firms create and adopt innovative technologies, offering technical assistance, expertise and resources, as well as cost shared financing of innovative technical projects www.nrc.ca

Export Development Canada (EDC)   Is Canada’s export agency, offering trade finance, export credit insurance, bonding services and foreign market expertise. www.edc.ca

Canadian Franchise Association provides assistance to those seeking franchise opportunities, and offers publications with information on franchising 1-800-665-4232 www.cfa.ca

Canadian Youth Business Foundation is a non-profit, private-sector initiative designed to provide mentoring, business support and lending to young entrepreneurs 1-800-464-2923 www.cybf.ca

Futurpreneur Canada provides financing, mentoring and support tools to aspiring business owners aged 18-39 www.futurpreneur.ca

Canada Revenue Agency, search the main menu for the Small Business reference 1-800-959-5525 www.cra-arc.gc.ca

The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency is pleased to provide financial support to the CBDCs in Atlantic Canada.