Support for communities and hard-hit sectors after Hurricane Fiona

Recover. Restore. Rebuild.

ACOA is now accepting applications from communities, the non-profit organizations that provide services to them, and sectors impacted by Hurricane Fiona but not eligible for other sources of financial support.

This represents an important step in ACOA’s assistance to communities and businesses affected by Hurricane Fiona as part of the $300 million dedicated federal fund.

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Have a question? Read our frequently asked questions on the Hurricane Fiona Recovery Fund for more information.


IMPORTANT: Has your business been impacted by Hurricane Fiona?  If so, contact ACOA to discuss your needs and see how we can help you navigate the various measures currently available. 

Who can apply?

Communities, and non-profit organizations that provide services to them, are eligible to receive support to help with recovery efforts. For example, funding may be available to:

Some sectors of the economy in Atlantic Canada were more deeply impacted by the effects of Hurricane Fiona than others. ACOA will partner with organizations and associations representing these sectors to support projects such as:


To be eligible, applicants must have an immediate need, demonstrate quantifiable loss or damage resulting directly from Hurricane Fiona, and have exhausted all other sources of financial support, such as insurance or their provincial disaster financial assistance program.

Available funding

Applications will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Eligible applicants include: 

Eligible activities

Eligible activities under the Hurricane Fiona Recovery Fund for communities and hard-hit sectors include:

How to apply

Contact us today!

For more information, get in touch with ACOA Business Information Services. Contact one of our bilingual agents now at 1-888-576-4444.

Or reach us by email:

Hours of operation: Monday to Friday, 8 am to 5 pm (Atlantic time)

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