self-Employment & Business Resources

self-Employment & Business Resources

Have a business idea but need guidance and financial support? KIS works with other partners in the community to ensure you receive assistance. Find someone to talk about your business idea with or help making a business plan; learn where you can rent/set up an office space, or access an accountant, lawyer, mentor, IT specialist, marketing professional, financial advisor, insurance agent, or another experienced entrepreneur.

Venture Kamloops

297 – 1st Ave, Kamloops, BC V2C 3J3 | (250) 828-6818

Community Futures Thompson Country

330 Seymour St, Kamloops, BC V2C 2G2 | (250) 828-8772


726 Dolphin Ave #201, Kelowna, BC V1Y 9R9 | (250) 868-3454

Kamloops Innovation

348 Tranquille Rd, Kamloops, BC V2B 3G6 | (250) 434-0200

For further assistance, contact Vongai Mundiya, Employment Counsellor: (778) 470-6101 ext. 109 | Email:

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Youth Employment Skills Strategy Program


Helping immigrants launch careers & employers find skilled talent.


Connecting young people with training in the tech sector.