Kootenay employers are invited to attend our free webinar with WorkSafeBC and an employment lawyer called “Maintaining a Safe Workplace Amid a Covid-19 Fourth Wave” on Wednesday, Sept. 29 from 9-10:30am.
COVID-19 Business Resources
Has your business been impacted by the COVID-19 Coronavirus? Help is out there. We are working to connect you with the resources you need.
Does your business need financing? We offer business loans to start, expand or buy a business.
Are you an entrepreneur or thinking about starting your own business? Let us provide you with the skills and resources to set you on the path for success.
Basin Business Advisors
Basin Business Advisors support Basin businesses and social enterprises — encouraging businesses to grow and prosper and contributing to the successful management of ongoing businesses.
Want sell your products or services in new markets? Check out the Export Navigator Program to help you through the process.
Cannabis Business Transition
Need help navigating the recreational cannabis licensing process? This program provides free advisory services to help you through the process.
Small Business Training Centre
Want to improve your business? Our Training Centre provides an excellent selection of workshops on business planning, marketing, social media, bookkeeping, finances, website development, and more.
What We Do
Community Futures Central Kootenay is a not-for-profit community economic development organization. We are committed to helping people in the Central Kootenay region who are either operating or are planning to start their own business.
Community Futures Central Kootenay, in operation since 1985, aims to:
- assist existing and new small businesses with training, loans, counselling and resources
- provide income support for eligible individuals contemplating self-employment as a career option
- bring together key community partners and the region as a whole to work toward the common goal of sustainable community economic development
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Want to grow your business skills? Check out our workshops.
We have the tools and support you need.
Export Navigator Services
Helping your business access new markets
Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot
Helping local employers fill their workforce needs