Since the onset of the sanitary crisis, several companies of the MRC de Roussillon have received nearly $3 million in government aid to support the local economy. Some programs are still available.
- Roussillon partenaire en affaires (Roussillon business partner – site in French only) helps businesses reopen with grants, webinars and a retail commerce reopening kit.
- Roussillon dans mon sac! (Roussillon in my bag! – site in French only) is a campaign to encourage people to buy local, with a public contest and a directory of regional businesses.(This campaign is completed)
- Roussillon dans mon assiette (Roussillon on my plate – site in French only) is a showcase for local foods and products, from the 73% of the territory that is agricultural.
- Roussillon ma découverte (Roussillon my discovery – site in French only) offers a subsidy to support cultural and tourism organizations and stimulate tourist activity in the region. (The project submission period has ended).
To find out more, please see the Financing (site in French only) section of the Roussillon website.