Small Businesses offer strength and diversity to our communities in Elgin County and St. Thomas. The team at the Elgin/ St. Thomas Small Business Enterprise Centre - SBEC - is passionate about being a part of your small business journey. Even as a solo-preneur, you don't have to feel as though you are going it alone!
Whether you are just getting started, are seasoned and looking to expand, or just in need of a fresh perspective - we hope to be the first stop you take in the direction of your dreams.
One-on-One or group consultations
Information sessions on program offerings
Business plan guidance
Cash flow projections
Training boot camps and seminars
Resources and local connections
Skill building with a Business Mentor
Access to small business network events
Grant Programs for young entrepreneurs
Social Services Self-Employment program
Wrap Around Support
Part of the Community
Our team of business advisors operates as part of the St. Thomas Economic Development Corporation with the support of Elgin County Economic Development and the
Province of Ontario.
This connects us to a large network of resources and opportunities within our region we are able to share with your small business.