HKLB COVID-19 Recovery Information

Energy Programs CEAP & CEAP-SB

On June 1st, the Ontario government announced the $8 million 'COVID-19 Energy Assistance Program for Small Business' (CEAP-SB), to provide targeted relief for small businesses and charitable organizations struggling with bill payments due to the pandemic. Click here to read the news release

Haliburton–Kawartha Lakes–Brock small businesses and charities can now apply for the CEAP-SB.

Click here for the Hydro One application.

Click here for the Elexicon Energy application


There is also assistance for residential customers.

The Ontario government is also offering $9 million for the COVID-19 Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) to support consumers struggling to pay their energy bills during the pandemic. CEAP will provide one-time payments to consumers to help pay down any electricity bill debt incurred over the COVID‑19 period.

Click here for the Hydro One residential application.

Click here for the Elexicon Energy residential application

September 21, 2020

Local Health Units

Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit

Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit (HKPR) website has a variety of helpful information and resources for business owners and employers on how to safely reopen your business.

Other Information for employers:

Durham Region Public Health

The Durham Region Public Health website has important information on safely reopening businesses in Durham Region during COVID-19 as well as financial support resources and community funding opportunities.

Support for small businesses:

Peterborough Public Health

Peterborough Public Health is actively monitoring COVID-19 in Peterborough County and collaborating with local hospitals, primary care, emergency services, the Ministry of Health, provincial and national colleagues. Visit their website for up to date information and guidance documents.

September 16, 2020