COVID-19 Resources

We have compiled a list of resources to help you make informed decisions and support you, your family, and your business or organization during this challenging time. We will continue to update this post as the situation develops. 

On this page:

  • Financing Support
  • Reopening the Economy
  • Call for Supplies
  • Business Continuity
  • Resources for Individuals
  • Health Updates
  • Food Safety


Financing Support

CLICK HERE for the Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF)

CLICK HERE for Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) Support for Entrepreneurs

CLICK HERE for the Digital Main Street Grant Program

CLICK HERE for a regular update of all the Provincial and Federal programs for individuals and businesses

CLICK HERE for the Canadian Business Resilience Network

CLICK HERE for Finance Canada's search tool to help businesses find supports

CLICK HERE for the Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance

CLICK HERE for the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) calculator

  • CLICK HERE for FAQ for the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy

CLICK HERE for Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) Plan

  • CLICK HERE for a Q&A on the Canada Emergency Response Benefit

CLICK HERE for COVID-19 relief measures from Bakertilly

CLICK HERE for Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan: Support for Canadians and Businesses

CLICK HERE for a resource guide to navigate all of the COVID-19-related government programs

CLICK HERE for the Work Sharing Program Application for COVID-19


Reopening the Economy

CLICK HERE for a list of local providers of PPE

CLICK HERE for a Toolkit on Returning to Physical Workspaces

CLICK HERE for an eBook on Reopening Restaurants in a Post Pandemic World

CLICK HERE for a guide on reopening your business

CLICK HERE for the Province's strategy for Reopening Ontario

CLICK HERE for Health & Safety Association Guidance Documents for Workplaces During the COVID-19 Outbreak

CLICK HERE for the Retail Recovery Playbook from the Retail Council of Canada

CLICK HERE for resources to prevent COVID-19 in the workplace

CLICK HERE for a Crisis Marketing webinar to help reframe your strategies


Call for Supplies

CLICK HERE for SIRCH call for homemade fabric face masks

CLICK HERE for Ontario's call for businesses and organizations who can supply emergency product and innovative solutions to support the response to COVID-19

CLICK HERE for Calling all suppliers – Help Canada combat Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

For any questions/requests/applications for medical devices, including test kits, please contact:

For any questions/requests/applications for other health products, including hand sanitizer, please contact:


Business Continuity

CLICK HERE for a free webinar on how to get through this crisis with an online strategy

CLICK HERE for business planning tools for entrepreneurs

CLICK HERE to for free webinars on COVID-19 and the workplace

CLICK HERE for the complimentary Remote Office platform from SolidState

CLICK HERE for Marketing in Times of Uncertainty: Tips from Top Marketing Pros

CLICK HERE for 7 steps to sustain your business through the disruption

CLICK HERE for Business continuity plan and templates for entrepreneurs

CLICK HERE for tourism business updates from OHTO

CLICK HERE for a Webinar on how to cope with the impacts of COVID-19 on your business

CLICK HERE for free courses to help you manage stress and build minfulness into your 'new normal'

CLICK HERE for Managing Cash Flow During a Period of Crisis

CLICK HERE for Facebook Guides to Help Businesses Deal With the Impact of COVID-19


Resources for Individuals

CLICK HERE for Haliburton Cares: Haliburton Highlands COVID-19 Response

CLICK HERE for Ontario Community Support Program - support for low-income seniors, people with disabilities and chronic medical conditions to receive meals, groceries, medicine and more.

CLICK HERE for Canadian Mental Health Association: COVID-19: Mental health and your well being


Health Updates

CLICK HERE for the Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge District Health Unit Updates on regional cases

CLICK HERE for World Health Organization COVID-19 -  Business and Employees

CLICK HERE for Ontario Ministry of Health - stats and self assessment tool

CLICK HERE for Public Health Agency of Canada: How COVID-19 spreads


Food Safety

CLIK HERE for Canadian Food Inspection Agency 

CLICK HERE for a Webinar on the influence of COVID-19 on the food industry