Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Program (EDP)

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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.

Ready to apply? Fill in the details below to get started:


Community Futures British Columbia
C230-7871 Stave Lake Street
Mission, BC  V2V 0C5

About Community Futures

logo whiteFor over 30 years, we’ve been fostering entrepreneurship in rural BC. We offer small business loans, business counseling and specialized services to help you start or grow a business, and to help communities become more resilient and dynamic. Learn More