Information and links to training and support to help you navigate your business and meet consumer expectations during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Situations like this current pandemic are tough reminders that you don't always have control over outside and significant influences on your life and business. This can significantly affect your mental health and wellbeing, translate to the rest of your work and impact on your family and friends. Check out some steps offered by Beyond Blue you can take to look after and manage your wellbeing during these challenging times. SA Health has information about the mental health impacts of COVID-19 including where to get support if you need it, while the Australian Government's Head to Health crisis page has useful contacts.
NewAccess for Small Business Owners is a free and confidential mental health coaching program, developed by Beyond Blue to give small business owners, including sole traders the support they need. NewAccess for Small Business Owners is available nationally by phone or video call.
SA Government Response Information - latest overview of restriction and recovery initiatives
SA Government Recovery Information - Latest Full Directions
SA Health COVID Marshal Information and Training
SA Health - Information for Business and Industry
SA Health - Information for Food, Hospitality, Travel, Arts, Tourism, Events and Accommodation
Sign up to SATC industry communications here
SA Tourism Commission - Resilience and Rebound Program incl. fact sheets and tutorials
SA Tourism Commission - consumer advice page re COVID-19
SA Tourism Commission - corporate website
For a good overview see SA Tourism Commission's COVID-19 Support Page and SA Department of Treasurey and Finance (including Business Support Grant, Additional Business Support Grant and Major Events Support Grant)
Income relief is available for individuals state-wide who have lost hours due to the lockdown - Disaster Payment via Services Australia
Support is also available for South Australians who can't earn an income because they must self-isolate or quarantine, or are caring for someone with COVID-19 - Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment via Services Australia
Business SA Information & Support including overview of the support you can access
Tourism Industry Council SA - industry information re COVID-19
Tourism Australia - corporate website
Australian Tourism Export Council - Industry Information & Support
Regional Development Australia - Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu & KI) - Business Supports & Resources