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Self-Employment Resources 

Are you looking to be your own boss?  Check out these links for more information on what it takes!

WorkBC Self Employment assessment and resources

WorkBC Self Employment program for North Island:

NIEFS has subcontracted the delivery of the WorkBC Self Emplyment program to:

Small Business BC

CR Chamber of Commerce

Community Futures Mt. Waddington

Community Futures Strathcona

Women's Enterprise Centre

Futurpreneur Canada 
Offers pre-launch business coaching, business resources, start-up financing and mentoring to help entrepreneurs aged 18-39 launch and sustain successful businesses + LOTS OF RESOURCES for Entrepreneurs of ANY AGE.

Business Abilities
Self Employment and business resources for individuals with a disability and/or struggling with other challenges to employment and self sufficiency. Business Abilities is one program that is part of - 

Make A Change Canada 

Provides employment and skills training to Canadians who face challenges to finding or maintaining employment in today’s labour market. Our mission is to help Canadians from coast-to-coast overcome these barriers and realize their full potential. These include those who are living with a disability or chronic health issue, to those living in remote areas. Our programs are available online 24 hours a day across Canada, As long as you have internet access, you have access to positive career change.

Nuu-chah-nulth Economic Development Corporation 
NEDC strives to assist Aboriginal's make their dreams come true and build a better future for business! NEDC provides financing and business support to Aboriginals on Vancouver Island. 

Mentorship BC for Small Business

Self Employment - ALIS (Alberta Learning Information System) Resources

Canada Business Network

Business Development Bank of Canada

BC Registry Services