Starting a Business

Youth, Aboriginal, or Disabled

Starting a Business

Youth, Aboriginal, or Disabled

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Eligibility

The Cariboo Business Entrepreneur Skills Training (C-BEST) Program is available to residents of the Cariboo and Fraser-Fort George regions. Participants must be at least one of the following to be eligible:

  • Youth (18-29)
  • Aboriginal
  • Persons with disabilities

The program is not available to:

  • Full-time students
  • Full-time workers (more than 30 hours per week)
  • Persons eligible for or collecting EI

You bring the passion, drive and business ideas. We bring the skills training and support you need to be a successful entrepreneur. Join this flexible and supportive program to receive entrepreneurial support and skills training at no charge. We provide training customized to your needs and tailored to your schedule to help you find success in self-employment.

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Entrepreneurs With Disabilities

This program offers small business loans to people with disabilities who are interested in starting or growing their own business.

Need more information?

Call Now! 1-800-661-2055 or 250-562-9622

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