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Starting A Business in the Lac La Biche Region

Thinking about starting a business in The Lac La Biche region? Start at Community Futures.

At Community Futures, helping start-ups is what we love to do, and we know starting a business can be both parts exciting and challenging.

Our team of business analysts are here to help you through business planning, ensuring you have the necessary resources & financing you need to get started.


We Say Yes When Others Say No

Our ultimate goal is to help small rural businesses grow and thrive, enriching our local community, and empowering entrepreneurs with the knowledge and support they need to achieve their goals.

A major part of supporting local startup businesses is our financial support options. Community Futures Lac La Biche provides flexible and affordable small business loans to individuals who have struggled to get approval from traditional lenders.

Business Start-up Consulting You Can Trust

Community futures Lac La Biche offers a plethora of services tailored towards helping entrepreneurs and business owners. Come in and let us guide you with:

Creating a business plan

Creating a marketing plan

Setting up your expansion strategy

One-on-one coaching and business mentoring

Securing financing

Ensuring your success

Start-up FAQs

What tools or resources do you have to help my business get started?

You can get access to a wide range of business supports from our advisors who know rural business like no one else, including free business advice and consulting. We also offer additional business coaching, business plan help, training programs and technical assistance. Visit our Resources page for more tools.

We’re Here to Help!

At Community Futures Lac La Biche, we understand rural start-up businesses like no other. We come from the same community you live in. We know what it’s like, and we’re determined to make things work for you.

Contact Us

10106-102 Avenue
Box 2188
Lac La Biche, AB  T0A 2C0
P: 780-623-2662


Communities Served

Atmore, Avenir, Barnegat, Beaver Lake Cree Nation, Behan, Buffalo Lake Metis Settlement, Briereville, Caslan, Craigend, Fork Lake, St. Lina, Grassland, Heart Lake First Nation, Helina, Hylo, Imperial Mills, Kikino Metis Settlement, Lac La Biche, Margie, Normandeau, Noral, Owl River, Pelican Portage, Philomena, Pitlochrie, Plamondon, Rich Lake, Tweedie, Venice, Wandering River.