PARO Centre for Women's Enterprise is the leading resource for women in Northern Ontario who want to start a business, grow a business or build new networks across the region.
Through our Women's Enterprise Centre (WEC), we offer a diverse portfolio of women-centred programs and resources including:
Business plan development and business counselling
Small business loans through peer lending funds
Professional development workshops and training
Assistance with grant/loan/funding applications
Links to employment and training resources
Retail outlet marketing and training programs
Incubator facilities offering affordable and shared office space
Resource Centre with access to computers and the internet
Mentoring and confidential advisory services.
Our qualified staff will work with you to provide essential support, knowledge, and experience that will help you achieve your professional goals. Are you ready to start today? Follow the links below to discover how the PARO Entreprise Centre can help you.
Ready to Start a Business? Click here.
Ready to Grow Your Business? Click here.Ready to Build New Networks? Click here.
PARO also offers scheduled tours of the Centre and Program Orientations. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Fact Sheets on Women's Employment
Click on the links below to learn about various issues related to Women's Employment. Source: ACTEW
Women in the Canadian Labour Market
Women and Contingent Work
Financial Health Video Series Online - PARO in partnership with K-Net and CCEDNET
Click here to view!