Business Support Centres


Community Futures Development Corporations

Provide small business services to people living in rural communities. Each office delivers small business loans, tools, training and events for people wanting to start, expand, franchise or sell a business.

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Western University

Located at Western University, the centre provides co-working space, seed funding, world-class mentorship, and hosts training programs, events and workshops for startups at all stages of growth.  Propel is also the home of PSI, a sales-focused incubator program for the region’s most promising entrepreneurs.

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Small Business Enterprise Centres

These centres can help you start or grow a business. These centres offer: free consultations with a qualified business consultant, review of business plans, workshops and seminars, import and export information, networking opportunities and more!

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London, Ontario

We create an entrepreneurial culture, launch new startups, and accelerate growth for established tech companies, while attracting the next generation of tech talent and innovative entrepreneurs. We engineer, level up, catalyze, discover and accelerate our region’s innovation economy.

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Fanshawe College

We provide one-on-one consultations, opportunities for networking, events, & workshops for any student or alumni interested in exploring entrepreneurship. For students or alumni who wish to start their own business, we can be a workspace & hub

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Elgin Innovation Centre

Mission is to help revitalize the community of Elgin County, fostering job creation through the transformaton of an abandoned tobacco plant into a thriving and supportive business centre for entrepreneurs and innovative enterprises.

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