COVID-19 Resources

CSCM has been tracking CSCM member clubs that remain open and those that are temporarily closed.  Not including those clubs that are shut for seasonal closure, 78 of 104 respondents indicated they are temporarily closed.  For example, in Ontario, all city clubs are closed, as are the Athletic/Sports clubs.  In British Columbia, the city clubs are closed but some golf clubs remain open with limited services.  Members can review the up-to-date listing of clubs’ responses to COVID-19, it is updated regularly.

Last Updated: March 27, 2020, 1:55 PM (ET)

Member Updates

NEW - March 25, 2020: We Are Golf Statement on COVID-19

NEW - March 25, 2020: Message from the CSCM National Office on COVID-19

March 16, 2020:  Broadcast to CSCM Membership on COVID-19


CMAA Webinars

Club-M Mindfulness During Uncertain Times

NEW - National Club Association (USA), Accounting Issues for Clubs During COVID-19

NEW - Managing Stress and Mental Health During COVID-19 Pandemic - March 26, 2020

NEW - COVID-19 Legal Perspectives: Workplace Issues - April 1, 2020

NEW - National Club Association, Staffing Until Labour Day - March 27, 2020

Club/Hospitality/Food Service Related Links

CMAA Resources (Communication Templates, Sample Emergency Plans)

CMAA Club Connect Online Discussion Board

Strategic Club Solutions COVID-19 Resource Centre

GGA Partners - Leading in Challenging Times - March 20, 2020

GGA Partners - In Time of Crisis, Customized Communication is Key - March 23, 2020

NEW - GGA Partners - Planning in a Time of Crisis - March 25, 2020

NEW - Communications Strategies for Private Clubs (Club Unity)

NEW - Safe Kitchens and Restaurant Program (Diversey)

Restaurants Canada – COVID-19 Resource Centre

National Club Association, What Clubs Need to Know About the Coronavirus

NEW - Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) Association Special Coverage (Pineapple Search Engine)

NEW - Tips on Managing the Impact of COVID-19 from Hospitality/Hotel Experts 

NEW - Club Industry COVID-19 Resources for Fitness Industry Professionals

Other Valuable Links

NEW - Employers and the COVID-19 Federal Emergency Response Act

NEW - Canadian Chamber of Commerce - Pandemic Preparedness for Business 

Canadian Society of Association Executives, Letter to Government re Not-for-Profit Associations

BLG (Lawyers) COVID-19 Resource Centre

NEW - Grant Thornton COVID-19 Resource Centre

Industry Partners

CMAA Event Cancellations

NGCOA, Coronavirus and Your Golf Business

Golf Canada, Statement on Heightened Global Concerns

Canadian Golf Superintendents Message on COVID-19

 NEW - Golf Course Superintendents Association of America - Pandemic Resources

PGA of Canada Statement