Resources for small businesses

 

Training at work

Resources

Ten things you can do to make your workplace mentally healthy (PDF) - Advice for small businesses

To order copies of other Heads Up workplace mental health resources, visit the Heads Up resource catalogue.

The Victorian Small Business Commission (VSBC) have also developed a Small-Business-Mental-Health-Strategic-Planning Tool that you might also helpful. The aim of the tool is to assist small business owners in incorporating a mental health strategy into their business development plans.

Mental health toolkit for employers – small (PDF): while developed for audiences in the UK, this toolkit aims to help business support the mental health and wellbeing of their employees and has a lot of information relevant for Australian businesses.



Podcasts

Hear beyondblue’s Nick Arvanitis speak on what small businesses can do to create a mentally healthy workplace, as well as give tips on how small business owners can take care of their mental health and that of their staff's.

This is a 42 minute podcast developed by OF KIN as part of the 2017 Victorian Small Business Festival, access it for free via iTunes or Soundcloud links below.

iTunes:
https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/07-nick-avanitis-on-creating-mentally-healthy-workplaces/id1269372928?i=1000390819043&mt=2

Soundcloud:
https://soundcloud.com/ofkin/07-nick-avanitis-on-creating-mentally-healthy-workplaces



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