Business Counselling

One-on-one consulting is available by appointment.
Drop in the office, email or call 705-457-3555.

The professional staff at HCDC is knowledgeable about the local market place and understands the challenges faced by your business. We can assist you at every stage of your business. We offer guidance about planning a business start-up, developing a business plan with financial projections, expansion projects and sources of financing. We can direct you to available federal, provincial and local expertise that can assist you in translating your ideas into reality. 


HCDC provides mentoring for clients who are need of advice and support. Guidance may be provided by HCDC staff, HCDC board members with specific expertise and other experienced professionals. This may include guidance and advice in the areas of:

  • business planning
  • financial planning 
  • information on various government programs
  • referrals for local lending sources
  • specialized expertise
  • support through seminars.

If you think that your business might benefit from mentoring.  Contact us at 705-457-3555 to discuss your situation.