The Valley Regional Enterprise Network has established the Annapolis Valley Regional Economic Recovery Taskforce in partnership with regional municipalities, organizations, and stakeholders. 

The Regional Economic Recovery Taskforce and Response Teams have been created to work together collaboratively to assist Annapolis Valley businesses to recover from the economic impact of the COVID19 pandemic. The Taskforce and Response Teams will work together with the Municipal, Provincial and Federal governments to create opportunities to support the Annapolis Valley economy.

Recovery Plan – Working Copy as of August 18, 2020

Finding Child Care in the Annapolis Valley





ISANS — Virtual Job Fair: Recruit and Retain International Talent

Digital NS — Digital Marketing Basics Webinar Series

Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce — Mayoral Candidate Events

Town of Middleton — Beautification Program

Nova Scotia Works: PeopleWorx — Upcoming Events October

Valley Women’s Business Network — October Newsletter

Previous Updates:

Nova Scotia Health – need for COVID-19 workers

Valley Women’s Business Network – September Newsletter

Nova Scotia Community College – Academic and Career Connections Program

Nova Scotia Community College – Adult Learning Program

Glooscap First Nation Finance, Audit and Risk Committee – Call for Members

CBDC’s Back to Business: The New Reality Masterclass

Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium – Regional Advanced Manufacturing Productivity Event

Digital NS – Skills for Hire Programs

14 Wing Greenwood – REXPO

ISANS Employer Info Session (video)

Kentville Business Community & Town of Kentville – Centre Square Activation Project and KBC Festival of Flowers

PeopleWorx – Nova Scotia Works Centre – Upcoming Events

Greenwood Family Military Resource Centre

CBDC – Regional Relief and Recovery Fund

Acadia University Co-operative Education – Information and contact

Acadia University Office of Industry and Community Engagement (ICE) – COVID-19 Success Stories

Community Inclusion Society (Nova Scotia Works) – Information on NS Works and The Edge Program

Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium (EMC) – Information and Upcoming Events

Nova Scotia Community College – Business Support Information 

Nova Scotia Community College – Career Support Hub

Windsor Township Business Association – Summer Events


This Task Force will be responsible for the coordination and implementation of response and recovery efforts to our support businesses and reinvigorate our regional economy.

Recovery Taskforce and Response Teams will:

1. Provide support and services to help Annapolis Valley businesses respond to the immediate economic impact of COVID-19

2. Guide the development of an economic recovery plan that will leverage industry expertise and be used to re-energize the Annapolis Valley economy, retain the business base and support employers and workers in getting people back to work as soon as possible.

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