Mental Health & Wellbeing

The Partners in Wellbeing Program.

As part of the Victorian Government’s $26 million Wellbeing and Mental Health Support program for small businesses, the Partners in Wellbeing Mental Health Consultant is there to support you and your employees. The Program offers free and confidential one-on-one access to wellbeing and mental health coach who understand exactly what you’re going through. They have the skills and insights to improve your sense of wellbeing, help you develop coping strategies, and provide the advice and support you need to get through this difficult time.

Free financial counselling and advice.

Since much of the stress you are experiencing may involve financial issues, the Partners in Wellbeing Program can also connect you to specialist financial counsellors. This service is also free, providing access to financial experts who can provide business and personal advice, along with information and support on how to manage debt and other financial concerns.

Contact Sharmi Cantwell, Mental Health Consultant on 0419 285 637.

Sharmi is working with Be.Bendigo and Bendigo Community Health Services. She is a Bendigo local and very keen to support local businesses access the right service and advice. Sharmi has a wealth of experience in Human Resources, Occupational Health and Safety and Injury Management. Her passion for wellbeing, mental health and resilience is backed by her experience as a former work safe trainer and accreditation as a resilience trainer


Mental Health practitioner Sharmi Cantwell shares her knowledge and wisdom in the below articles.