There are a number of supports available for individuals considering starting their own business. These services are dedicated to stimulating job creation and economic growth in order to strengthen and develop our communities. Each service provides different levels of support from one-on-one from business counselling and coaching, planning and development and providing access to capital through business loans to independent on-line resources. In the Lanark County area, these services are offered by the following organizations.
Valley Heartland, Community Futures Development Corporation
Canada- Ontario Business Service Centre
Starting a Business- Goverment of Canada