The ACED Team is a great starting point to exploring your support options. Our team is connected to a variety of support agencies that offer a wide range of programs and information that can help you reach your business; and yes, sometimes event grants! Simply call or email one of our team members for an initial consultation.
FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
Check out our opportunities page here.
Depending on the type of business you operate (or are planning to open), there are various grant opportunities that you may be eligible for. Eligibility is the key word here. Each grant program has a specific objective it is aiming to achieve. How well your project (start-up, expansion) fits within program objectives will ultimately determine what is available to you. Our team recommends getting in touch with us for a confidential consultation so we can recommend any programs or resources for you to consider.
Our services are absolutely free to business operators and entrepreneurs across the Almaguin Region. These services are made possible through the support of our local municipalities and through the generous support of the Federal and Provincial Governments.
Our business directory can either be viewed on a map, or as a list by going to "Explore" and selecting the appropriate option. The map can be found here.
You can use the filter option to find the specific industry you are looking for, and use the map to find a business close to your location. If you do not see your business listed, please submit your business information using this Form.
Joining your area’s Chamber of Commerce can be a smart move for your business. Businesses that participate in the Chamber have the opportunity to assist with promoting the Almaguin Highlands and our collective businesses. Working together, we can help your business grow and prosper.
You can find the Almaguin Highlands Chamber of Commerce here or go directly to their website.