Job recovery in BC has continued and, as of June of last year, the economy has recovered 100% of jobs initially lost to the pandemic impacts. We are in a new phase of the pandemic — businesses, communities and workers are starting to see ‘light at the end of the tunnel’.
This Resource Guide is designed as a ‘living’ resource for Thompson | Okanagan businesses. The content addresses the full scope of workforce planning and development and related operational challenges in the context of the impacts of COVID-19 on businesses in BC. This Resource Guide is your one-stop source for information about health and safety, government programming, sector-specific initiatives, legal and regulatory requirements and other small business tools. It is designed to help local businesses navigate the broad mix of available resources and ensure they know how to retrieve what they need without being overwhelmed. Note that the Resource Guide concentrates primarily on resources specific to BC and the Thompson-Okanagan Region, with additional information from federal and other jurisdictions.