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Beyond Blue are proud to partner with HIA and draw attention to those who work within the building and construction industry as apprentices and may be struggling with their mental health.
We acknowledge that many HIA members are apprentices or managers who have apprentices in their team. We wanted to take this opportunity to provide some tips and resources to promote and support the mental health and wellbeing of apprentices.
Even if you’re feeling okay, it’s always worth taking time to check in on your mental health.
Supporting others, especially as a manager of apprentices, can be tough. The resources below will help you to start a conversation and help someone else.
Resources for men to manage their mental health.
Major life transitions such as pregnancy, motherhood and menopause can create physical and emotional stresses for women.
Learn more about factors affecting women
If you are a small business owner managing apprentices, you may qualify for New Access for Small Business Owners, a free guided self help coaching program.
Find out more about the program