Thinking of starting your own business?

Are you:

  • Eligible for, or collecting, employment insurance (EI) benefits?
  • An unemployed “reach back” client who received EI benefits within the last 36 months (60 months for those recipients of maternity/parental benefits)?

If so, you may be eligible for the Ontario Self-Employment Benefit (OSEB) 42 week program which includes:

  • Comprehensive Business Training
  • Practical advisory assistance
  • Income Support

For more information about OSEB, please call 416-289-5000 ext. 8585

Or visit our website at


You can also attend our information sessions:

Next Sessions:        April 23 10:00 AM (Tuesday)

Latvian Centre

                                 4 Credit Union Drive (corner of Eglinton)


                                 May 7 4:00 PM (Tuesday)

Latvian Centre

4 Credit Union Drive (corner of Eglinton)