An Update from us on COVID-19
- April 2, 2020 -
Reminder to use, update and share this document with residents and businesses in Kensington and Area.
THE PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT

Announced today, further supports for Island Businesses.

* The COVID-19 Special Situations Fund - CLICK HERE
A $1 million fund for Islanders who may not qualify for existing support programs. Starting tomorrow, Friday, April 3, businesses, community organizations, and NGOs who are financially impacted by COVID-19 and may not qualify for any other federal or provincial program can call 1-833-533-9333 and select 3 for business supports. Applications must be received by April 15. 

*  COVID-19 Business Adaptation Advice Program
This program will cover the entire cost for businesses and entrepreneurs, up to $2,500, to hire a professional to provide advice and support on how to adapt or recover from the impacts of the pandemic. Professional services may include human resources and financial planning, digital or IT solutions, or even marketing. More information will be available here starting tomorrow, Friday, April 3.
Click this link to see the updates and news articles from the PEI Government.
Temporary Rental Assistance Benefit - This program will provide $1,000 per household to help cover the cost of rent for a three month period. Eligible Islanders will receive $500 in the first month they apply and $250 the next two months.
As your Chamber, we are here for you and will continue to share relevant information as it becomes available. Please continue to reach out with your questions, comments and concerns.   

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