Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Program

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Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Program (EDP)

This program is designed to make it easier for entrepreneurs with disabilities or ongoing health conditions to pursue their business goals by providing access to a network of business professionals and resources.

Self-employment provides flexible hours, personalized work environments and economic inclusion for individuals who have a viable business idea and are ready, willing and motivated to run their own business.


The program offers assistance with developing a business plan, business training and business coaching.

To qualify for the Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Program you must:

  • Self-declare a disability or ongoing health issue.
  •  Have a viable business idea and have demonstrated commitment through research, learning and planning.
  • Be ready, willing and motivated to run your own business.
  • Need additional support to build your business future.

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