Things that whirl in the mind of a worrying small business owner:
Financial pressure, risk and disaster preparedness, the ever present Covid-19 issues,
workplace law, sustainability… customers, team satisfaction… am I covering it all?
Mental health and business wellbeing support for sole traders, small business, and employees.
Practical step by step ideas, tips, and suggestions to help employers prevent mental injury and create a safe and mentally healthy workplace. Use tools, templates, and resources to focus on work-related factors which impact mental health.
When you’re caught up in the day-to-day of managing and growing a small business, it’s common to forget about taking care of your own mental wellbeing. Having a mental health plan ensures you have practical strategies in place to look after yourself. It’s also a key part of preparing for any unexpected challenges in your business and making sure it stays strong.
Employers play a role in maintaining the health and wellbeing of their employees as well as assisting in their recovery.
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Ahead for business helps small business owners act on their mental health and wellbeing through personalised resources and tools tailored to their specific needs.
The portal provides tailored resources, check-ups, personalised action plans and showcases the experiences of small business owners through podcasts, videos, blogs and case studies.
Developed and presented by Everymind
Everymind is a leading national institute dedicated to the prevention of mental ill-health and suicide. We have a long-standing reputation for designing, developing and implementing effective and tailored programs that can be scaled to meet people where they live, work, learn and connect.
The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) assists and advocates for small businesses and family enterprises.
They provide advice and research to improve policies, access to dispute resolution information and services and mental health support should the need arise.
They also have tools and resources to help with planning and navigating challenges you may face while operating your business.