Mental Health Resources for Farmers

Resource
Author
The Do More Agricultural Foundation
Website
Description / Summary

Most Canadian farmers are over the age of 55 years and people working in the agricultural industry are prone to stress, depression, and isolation.

  • The Do More Agriculture Foundation is a not-for-profit organization focusing on mental health in agriculture across Canada. The Do More Ag site offers a range of resources geared toward farmers and offers a weekly, professionally facilitated “Talk It Out” Zoom forum, where farmers can receive peer-to-peer support and participate anonomously if the choose.
  • Other mental health resources for farmers include the FCC “Rooted in Strength” webpage, where farmers and their families can share their experiences about mental health, recovery, and wellness.