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The Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Program (EDP) helps people with disabilities or health conditions start or expand businesses in rural Western Canada.
This program is open to anyone with a viable business idea who has a self declared disability or a health condition.
WHAT CAN EDP DO FOR ME?
One to One Business Consultation
If you are planning to start a business or already have a business, we can help. We can meet with you to discuss your business needs.
Business Plan Development
We can assist you in creating your business plan.
We can direct you to available resources and business training with our offices or in the community.
Access to Repayable Loans for Viable Businesses
Community Futures organizations are a source for small and medium sized business loans. Community Futures offices have loan dollars up to $150,000 for viable business ideas.
If you have a disability or a health condition, please let us know. There are supports available to assist you.