Our Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIRs) will work one-on-one with you on bringing innovative ideas to market, distribution, sales, business structure, intellectual property strategies, and more.

Program Partner: Launch Lab

Peer Groups bring businesses of the same or comparable industry together, providing them with a shared mentor for support, guidance and advice.  It's also a way to share expertise and receive ideas from others.

Program Partner: Launch Lab

*Businesses must be invited to participate

We will work one-on-one with you, whether you are new to social media or need or not. Participants will receive support tailored to suit your own unique challenges.


Participants are partnered with 1-2 mentors for 6 months to work on business goals and challenges to help you grow.

Program Partner: Launch Lab

*Businesses must be invited to participate based on specific eligibility criteria

Business + Succession Plan Review

Business Mentoring

We can assist you in getting started or simply providing feedback, from the initial idea to the completed plan and everywhere in between.

Business services for new, growing, small and medium enterprises, all in one place.

We deliver programs and services in partnership with the Government of Canada and work with many other organizations- local, provincial and national, to provide businesses in our community access to resources needed to succeed.

Contact: Amber Coville,

Business Development + Program Officer

Savvy+  Holistic + Collective

Social Media Mentoring

Peer Groups


613 283 7002    @valleycfdc   #valleycfdc

91 Cornelia St W, Smiths Falls, ON K7A 5L3


Co-located in our office, SBAC provides  business advisory services to  start-up and existing  small businesses.  Services include but are not limited to:

A comprehensive walk-in resource centre with business literature/advisory materials

Information on registering a business name, HST, CRA, Employment Standards Act, EHT, WSIB, CPP, and information on hiring employees

Business plan support

Ongoing workshops + training

Small Business Advisory Centre

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