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COVID -19 Resources

The Houston & District Chamber of Commerce has activated a resource page to help all businesses prepare and overcome COVID-19. We encourage our Members, network and community to support local businesses impacted by challenges caused by the virus by looking at doing business within our community.

RECOMMENDED PROTOCOL

∙ Frequent hand washing and covering your face when coughing or sneezing.
∙ Stay home if you are sick (and create a culture where this is encouraged in your workplace)
∙ Leverage technology and consider remove work for your team where possible.
∙ Social distancing
 BC COVID-19 Symptom Self-Assessment Tool and Support App

BUSINESS RESOURCES – PROVINCIAL 

BC COVID-19 Action Plan – Government of British Columbia
BCEDA #COVID19 Resources for BC Businesses Guide – British Columbia Economic Development Association
BCEDA #COVID-19 Daily Bulletins – British Columbia Economic Development Association
COVID-19 Relief for Residents and Small Business – BC Hydro NEW
BC Chamber ‘Cheat Sheet’ for Businesses Affected by COVID-19 – BC Chamber of Commerce
Guide for Small Businesses – PreparedBC
Emergency Plan for Small Businesses – PreparedBC
The Recovery and Resilience Roadmap: A Toolkit for Economic Preparedness – British Columbia Economic Development Association
Planning of CORONAVIRUS – British Columbia Economic Development
Workplace and Employer Resource Suggestions – British Columbia Economic Development Association
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update – Destination British Columbia
Business Continuity & COVID-19 Checklist: Key Considerations for Small Businesses in BC – Small Business BC
COVID-19 Information and Updates – Regional District of Bulkley Nechako NEW

BUSINESS RESOURCES – FEDERAL 

Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan – Government of Canada
Canada Emergency Response Benefit– Government of Canada NEW
COVID-19 and business insurance: How coverage is triggered – Insurance Bureau of Canada NEW
Canadian Chamber of Commerce – Support for Business
Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan COVID-19 Update and FAQs – Johnston Group
Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Resources for Canadian Businesses – Government of Canada
Pandemic Preparedness for Business – Canadian Chamber of Commerce
Coronavirus and Small Business: Keeping You and Your Employees Safe – Canadian Federation of Independent Business
Useful Advice to Help Entrepreneurs Plan and Respond to the Impacts of Coronavirus – BDC
Business Resource Hub: Managing Through and Building Resilience During the COVID-19 Outbreak – Facebook for Business
Business Pandemic Influenza Planning Checklist – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Business Continuity Plan and Templates for Entrepreneurs – BDC

COMMUNITY RESOURCES 

Coming Soon 

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES 

Canadian Mental Health Association Tips & Tools – CMHA
Headspace App Mental Health Resources – Headspace
Managig COVID-19 Stress, Anxiety & Depression – Province of BC
Video: Mental health and COVID-19 – Conference Board of Canada

Coming Soon 

Coming Soon