The following resources provide relaunch information, advice and assistance for businesses during these unprecedented times. 

Alberta Covid-19 Business Resources By Industry

This is a Covid-19 Business Resource list that is published by industry making it easy to find relevant data. This collection of Covid-19 guidance documents and links show what industries and govenrments are doing to address Covid-19. This list includes hundreds of quick access links including but not limited to:

  • Workers Compensation Board Employer Face Sheet

  • Relief for employers

  • Pandemic preparedness for business

  • Emergency response planning guide

  • Pandemic awareness e-course

  • Downloadable and printable info-graphics

  • Frequently asked questions

Human Resource Management 2020

Stacey Messner HR Consultant is a privately owned human resource consulting firm located in the North Peace Region. They are passionate about delivering human resource best practicies that support your overall business plan, and create the best experience for your employees to miprove your bottom line. 


Below is a free webinar that provides an overview of the Human Resource challenges that small and medium sized businesses are facing during the pandemic and economic collapse. 

Learn more at:

Human Resources Management 2020

Complimentary Local Business Advice

AVAIL.GP is a collective of over 20 professional service providers that can provide complimentary advisory services in their area of expertise. It is complimentary, no-obligation, local business advice to businesses struggling through the pandemic and the economic downturn. This advice is offered on a first come, first serve basis depending on a providers availability and capacity.


Service providers include marketing, legal, accounting, banking, business development, communications, consulting, HR, insurance and IT organizations. The service area is from Grande Cache in the west, Slave Lake across to Fort McMurray and all areas north to the NWT border. 


AVAIL GP is a partner with Community Futures in Lesser Slave Lake Region.

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While in-person classes are suspended, where possible we are offering online alternatives. Northern Lakes College has collaborated with our partners and instructors to offer FREE online training. We hope that you will enjoy these sessions and the new experience that NLC's unique online training has to offer.


At a time when we are all practicing physical distancing and many are staying home, Continuing Education & Corporate Training is joining many of its fellow post-secondary institutions and offering free training to help serve you during this time. The following PDF has a list courses that NLC, our partners, and instructors are generously offering for free. Some courses may redirect you to other websites for registrations, while others are hosted by NLC directly.

Learn more at:

Slave Lake Public Health Resources for Covid-19

Get up to date information regarding Covid-19 in Alberta:


Canadian Business Covid-19 Relief Updates via Social Newsfeed

Celestial Accounting offers professional accounting and bookkeeping services. Their services include business consulting, business start up services, personal and corporate income tax returns, corporate year end preparation, tax planning and bookkeeping.


Stay up to date as a business owner operating throughout the pandemic with Celestial Accounting Services Facebook newsfeed posts.

Learn more at:

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Self-Employment Training Program now offered Online

Are you ready to START YOUR OWN BUSINESS? The Microbusiness Training Center is now offering Self Employment Training Online. This program is designed to help you develop business skills, write solid business plans and launch your small business.

to learn more, join an online information offered every Wednesday at 2:00pm. 

to register: call (780) 482-4462; email

click on the link for more information;

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