Business Support

Elgin- St. Thomas Small Business Enterprise Centre 


The Elgin-St. Thomas Small Business Enterprise Centre serves local small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs from the idea stage to strategy development. Their free services are available as a result of a solid partnership between the Province of Ontario, Elgin County, and the St. Thomas Economic Development Corporation. 

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  • Business Advice & Guidance
  • Cash Flow Projections
  • Resources and Connections
  • Community Mentor Network
  • B2B Outreach Events
  • Grants for Young Entrepreneurs


Helping small business at any stage!

Manager: Mike Kerkvliet
Telephone: 226.377.0064



The Elgin Business Resource Centre

The Elgin Business Resource Centre has two satellite office locations in Elgin County. EBRC staff are knowledgeable, experienced, friendly and ready to discuss any questions or concerns you may have regarding your business or business idea. Thee offices offer the following services: 

  • Business counseling for new and existing businesses
  • Access to loans and grants
  • Resource library
  • Educational workshops

The offices are open Monday – Thursday from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, and Friday from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm.