The Rural Agribusiness Wellbeing Plan can help you improve and maintain your mental health and manage the day-to-day stress of work, as well as challenging times like busy seasons or adverse events.
Supporting small business to be mentally healthy
Ahead for Business helps small business owners take action on their mental health and wellbeing through personalised resources and tools tailored to their specific needs.
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Over 10,000 Australian workers completed Superfriend’s latest mental health and wellbeing survey which found that many small businesses have the potential to play a positive role in enabling Australian workers to thrive.
Everyone has a role to play in creating a mentally healthy workplace. This training provides tailored information and tools for small business owners and their employees to help improve wellbeing at work.
What Australian small business owners need to know about the ‘positive duty’ in the Sex Discrimination Act
From December 2023, the Australian Human Rights Commission will have new powers to investigate and enforce ‘the positive duty’. This means that they can investigate small business owners that are not taking proactive steps to prevent sexual harassment and discrimination in the workplace.
Create a plan to respond to the unique challenges of running a small business in the agriculture, forestry and fishing industry in rural and remote Australia.
Get a better understanding of your mental health and identify areas for action or further support.
Measure your level of business stress and receive personalised tips and tools based on your responses.
Create a plan to look after your own mental health and confidently navigate small business challenges when they arise.