Service Provider Directory
Regional Economic Development AlliancesRegional Economic Development Alliances
The REDAs were created to enable regions to compete more effectively in a global marketplace and improve investment attraction, resulting in greater prosperity locally, regionally, and provincially.
Advanced Education fosters and supports development of REDAs in Alberta through its Entrepreneurship and Regional Development Branch Offices. These efforts are coordinated through the Entrepreneurship and Regional Development Branch head office, located in Edmonton.
Rural Alberta Business CentresCamrose, AB; Cold Lake, AB; Hanna, AB; Rocky Mountain House, AB - Rural Alberta Business Centres
The rural business centres provide services to entrepreneurs, small business owners, and managers at all stages of the business life cycle from the start-up to expansion to succession planning.
Each rural business centre is staffed by a small business advisor who assists in providing one-on-one business advice, seminars, workshops, and access to relevant information about small businesses and business opportunities. Information and materials will be tailored to the specific needs of the communities served by each RABC.
While most services are free, a small fee may apply to some educational offerings.
Rural Alberta Business Centres exist in the following communities: