FAQ 3 (e): Funding Information Available through CFDCs and SBECs
Canada Business Ontario promotes entrepreneurship and innovation, and provides assistance through an organized network of Canada Business Ontario Service Centres (COBSC) across Canada. There are 7 COBSC offices in the SCOR EDC Region.
To find out further information on funding available through the Ontario Government and the Government of Canada please visit the links below. When visiting the Canada Business Ontario website, please be sure to select Ontario in the space provided:
Explore opportunities to receive public funds to help springboard your business venture. There are a number of programs available in your province or territory.
Examine various borrowing possibilities for your new or existing business.
Having trouble securing a loan for your business? A government-backed loan guarantee could help you convince creditors.
Looking for more return on your business expenditures? Browse potential tax benefits that can help reduce overhead.
Are high wage expectations making you reluctant to put up that Help Wanted sign? A wage subsidy program can put the perfect employee within your reach.
Searching for a long-term financial solution for your business? An equity investor may be willing to bank on your potential.
Offices in SCOR EDC
Middlesex: The Middlesex Business Help Centre
Norfolk: Venture Norfolk
They would be pleased to provide you with information assistance with regards to the above mentioned government funded programs.
For further assistance on funding sources available to help you start and grow your business please go to Funding Sources