The Resource Guides for Small Business Resiliency are tailor-made to support businesses in each of the seven economic regions of British Columbia as they navigate the COVID-19 pandemic on their road to recovery as set out in BC’s Restart Plan.
The seven regional Resource Guides for Small Business Resiliency are a live resource that will be updated throughout BC’s Restart Plan and will support businesses through the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond as a useful tool during future crises that require businesses to build and maintain resiliency through challenging times.
The resources outlined in the Guides address core aspects of pandemic recovery including:
- Health and Safety
- Government programming
- Sector-specific initiatives
- Legal and regulatory requirements
- How to reopen, maintain, pivot, or expand your business; and
- Additional small business tools, including diversity and inclusion considerations.
The Resource Guides are designed to house a broad mix of region-specific resources in one spot for easy reference and navigation.
The Resource Guides have been developed using data from the BC Chamber of Commerce Pulse Check surveys and with information collected in focus groups and from consultations with different sectors and industries from all economic regions of British Columbia. The seven regional Resource Guides for Small Business Resiliency can be downloaded here: