Ontario Launches Recovery Program for Northern Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
Funding will Support the Purchase of Personal Protective Equipment, Installation of Safety Equipment and Other Important Measures
Destination Northern Ontario is committed to providing the northern tourism industry with multiple options for feedback, idea sharing and information.
ITAC Covid-19 Stimulus Development Fund
With the support of the Federal Government of Canada’s $16 million stimulus grant fund, the Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC) is continuing to provide relief to many Indigenous tourism operators across the country with its COVID-19 Development Stimulus Fund.
Ontario Supports Small Main Street Businesses with $60 Million in Funding through PPE Grant
Get COVID-19 relief funding for your business! Ontario is helping businesses recover costs for personal protective equipment and providing extra support for businesses required to close or significantly restrict services as a result of provincial public health measures.
LGBT+ Travel Market-Ready Seminars
LGBT+ Travel Market-Ready Seminars! New two-hour webinars that will share exclusive LGBT+ travel market information and case studies of best practices from around the world. They will also expose you to a number of custom LGBT+ products to help inspire your own successful LGBT+ tourism welcoming strategy. This is in partnership with Canada’s LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce, and Tourism HR Canada, and at no cost for a limited time thanks to funding from the Government of Canada.
ADAPT 2020: A Webinar Series for Tourism
To support Northern Ontario tourism business owners and communities in their preparations, Destination Northern Ontario/TEN has put together a ‘Winter is Coming’ webinar series.
The Winter is Coming series will focus on popular Winter tourism product groups – snowmobiling, outdoor recreation and adventure, and resort/accommodations – and attracting a Hyper-Local market.
Industry specialists and panels made up of Northern Ontario tourism business operators will share their best practices and how they are considering COVID-19 in their planning.
Tourism Excellence North (TEN) strategically guides investment into tourism development holistically over the long term. TEN is aligned to support priorities for tourism development in Northern Ontario, specifically those of Tourism Northern Ontario (TNO) and Explorer’s Edge (EE).Learn More