Self-Employment Program

Updated May 27, 2021

June 25, 2021 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM


Get help starting your new business!

Do you have a business idea? Are you unemployed and looking for a different way to make a living? The YMCA Self-Employment program can help you gain the right knowledge, tools and resources to start your own business today!





What is the YMCA Self-Employment program?

  • 48-week funded program.
  • Online business training.
  • Six weeks of virtual workshops.
  • Guides business planning.
  • 1:1 business advising.
  • Business launch supports.

Participants in the program will:

  • Complete a business plan.
  • Take the steps to launch a new business.
  • Learn Canadian business practices.
  • Gain confidence, knowledge, and ability to become an entrepreneur.

Learn how you can access the WorkBC funded Self-Employment Program, and how to assess a business idea. Join an Information Session hosted by Sunshine Coast and Sea to Sky Corridor Libraries on June 25, 2021 at 11:00 a.m.

Please Register Here and you’ll receive a confirmation email with join link from zoom.