COVID-19Information and Resources
Disclaimer: This page is a work in progress and will remain so during the COVID-19 crisis,
Valley REN Staff are committed to keeping each listing as up to date as possible.
There are multiple sources of information relevant to businesses and entrepreneurs as COVID-19 continues to grow and impact the country and our economy. The Valley REN team has compiled a list below of relevant sources that you may wish to review.
Please consider completing our quick survey to help us gain a better understanding of the impacts of COVID-19 on businesses within our region.
We’ve compiled a list of FAQ for businesses, entrepreneurs and employers. Please click here.
Please take a moment to check out and share this map, powered by Colibri Software Inc. This map has been developed to identify essential businesses and services and outline how they are operating during this time. If you would like to add to the map, please fill out the form linked here.
Nova Scotia Together: Help Fight Coronavirus – Are you a business that can supply products and services in support of Nova Scotia’s response to COVID-19? This includes:
- Bottles of hand sanitizer
- Disposable N95 masks
- Disposable surgical masks
- Eye protection
- Hospital Beds
- Nitrile gloves
- Vinyl gloves
- Other prevention products
- Guard / security services
- Nursing services
- Food services
- Laundry services
- Accommodation maintenance services
- Personal services
- IT support services
- Other services
Province of Nova Scotia COVID-19 Dashboard – The dashboard includes the latest information specifically pertaining to Nova Scotia, along with sections of advice to businesses and community organizations
Government of Canada: Economic Response Plan Dashboard – This page links to support for individuals including those facing unemployment and those who are unable to work due to the COVID-19 pandemic
Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan: Support for Canadians and Businesses – This page breaksdown the supports for both individuals and businesses from the Government of Canada