Westshore Business
A chat summarizing COVID-19 government business support programs - Mike Reilly / Financial Flight Planner / Westshore Chamber of Commerce Board President

A chat summarizing COVID-19 government business support programs - Mike Reilly / Financial Flight Planner / Westshore Chamber of Commerce Board President

March 31, 2020
  • Westshore Chamber of Commerce COVID-19 Business & Health Resources web page 
  • Individual Programs:
    • EI Programs - Emergency Response Benefits
    • Tax Return & Remittances Deadlines 
    • GST Credits / Canada Child Benefits
    • Deferred Bill Payments
  • Business Programs:
    • Workshare Program
    • 75% Wage Subsidy
    • up to $40M in Small Business Cda Government secured business loans
  • We all reflect on the mental strains and challenges that small business owners are experiencing during this pandemic
Corona Virus Langford - March 30th

Corona Virus Langford - March 30th

March 30, 2020

General discussions about:

  • re-inforcing practises to keep healthy
  • where to find testing kits...how much do test kits cost?
  • how testing is a mission one priority
  • masks - we need more!
  • the necessity of a crisis manager to be a central operations manager
  • health care workers are our heroes!
  • door to door food delivery precautions
  • procurement policies & pipeline politics
Corona Virus Langford - March 28th

Corona Virus Langford - March 28th

March 28, 2020

- reinforcing strategies to stop community spread:

  1. stay home
  2. wash hands
  3. implement physical distancing

- visit https://covidlangford.com/

- call 778-600-0240 for help

- Langford to implement "In Home Testing" partnering with Forbes Pharmacy

- service to expand to Westshore Communities including View Royal, Metchosin, Colwood & Sooke.

Corona Virus Langford - March 25th

Corona Virus Langford - March 25th

March 26, 2020

This is the first (March 26th) of a regular series of podcast updates from Mayor Young about the COVID-19 Global Pandemic.

Municipality of Langford resources for help and assistance:

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Online Video Conference Platforms - Review

Online Video Conference Platforms - Review

March 24, 2020

We have a social distancing appropriate podcast and discuss a myriad of online video conference platforms...and most of the human behaviors that happen when sitting in front of a computer engaging with other digital people...LOL!

We used ZOOM and recorded a video as well...see below...