Services at the Rural Women’s Business Centre include:
⋅ Co-working space: The Centre offers a bright and comfortable co-working space with desks, high-speed internet access, a lounge area and a kitchen.
⋅ Training sessions and workshops: A variety of training sessions and workshops are available to improve business skills, promote professional development and increase confidence. Workshops are $25 or free with a PEIBWA membership.
⋅ Networking events: Networking events, mixers and information sessions allow businesswomen to connect with each other, share knowledge, collaborate, build partnerships and learn. Similar to a coffee chat, Conversation Corners are held every second Friday at 10:00 am. They are free of charge.
⋅ Business advisory services: Business advising and assistance is available to help businesswomen navigate current resources, to support the development and growth of rural women’s businesses.
⋅ Boardroom rental: A boardroom that seats up to 40 people is available to book by the hour.
For more information, contact Shelley Jessop, Manager of the Rural Women’s Business Centre, at 902-887-3171 or email [email protected].