Support through Uncertainty

Get virtual support from an experienced business adviser to help your business manage the COVID-19 crisis and adapt to a new normal.

Applications are now closed

Thank you for your interest in Virtual Adviser. We are no longer accepting applications for this program. However we have a number of other business support programs available.

Virtual Adviser Program

Does your business need help solving a problem as a result of COVID-19?

Get one-on-one support from an experienced business adviser. Our free Virtual Adviser Program powered by will match you with a seasoned professional to help you solve a unique challenge your business is facing during this difficult time. The program is available to businesses operating in Halifax Regional Municipality.


1. Apply

Download the application form, fill in your business details, and submit it. Our team will review your application and get in touch.

2. Match

If accepted, you'll be matched with a Virtual Adviser from a network of thousands of professionals based on your business need and challenge.

3. Connect

On a mutually agreed schedule, you'll virtually meet with your business adviser to discuss the challenge your facing and find potential solutions.

Frequently Asked Questions

See MoreLess +

Is there a cost to participate?
No, this program is free of charge to businesses.

What is the duration of the program?
Participants will have access to 4 - 6 calls over a span of 2 - 3 months. Depending on the need, there may be a possibility for extension.

How many businesses will be accepted into the program?
There are 25 spots for businesses in the Virtual Adviser Program.

What are the requirements for the program?
You must be a business operating in Halifax Regional Municipality. You will need to commit to having 4-6 virtual adviser calls and the follow-up work required to work on the issue for the duration of the program.

Powered by:


The Virtual Adviser Program is powered by which specializes in matching organizations with seasoned talent to fill project or term roles. Their network includes thousands of professionals, managers and executives ready to share their experience and expertise.

Reach out to us

Jason Guidry

Director, Trade & International Partnerships


Connect with our team.

Thank you for reaching out to the Halifax Partnership. We will review your email and get back to you as quickly as possible.



This website uses cookies
This website uses cookies to improve user experience and analyse website traffic. By using our website without adjusting your cookie settings you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy.