Programs

The Small Business Centre offers several programs that can help you start and grow your business.

Each program has specific requirements and qualifications you must meet in order to be accepted as a participant.

For questions on specific programs contact the representative listed for each.

If you have general questions about the programs offered, please contact the Program Coordinator indicated on the specific program page or complete a Request for Service Form.

Programs Available

  • Summer Company

    The Summer Company program provides up to $3,000 along with hands-on coaching and mentoring to help enterprising youth between the ages of 15 and 29 start and operate summer businesses.
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  • Scale Up! Construction/Trades Sector Program

    Scale Up! is a program designed to assist growing construction/trade businesses in London. Scale Up provides training and grants of $5000 to eligible participants who meet the requirements and successfully complete the program.
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  • Scale Up! Food Accelerator Program

    Scale Up! is a program designed to assist growing food production businesses in London. Scale Up provides training and grants of $5000 to eligible participants who meet the requirements and successfully complete the program.
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  • The Ontario Works Self Employment Program

    Are you currently receiving Ontario Works assistance? Have a great business idea along with the skills and experience needed to get started? This program provides business planning workshops and on going advisory assistance along with OW income support while you start and grow your business.
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