Links to External Services

Government Incentives & Taxation Support

The government has several initiatives to support the businesses and employers who have been impacted by COVID-19.

Initiatives

Description

COVID-19 Disaster Payment - Services Australia

A support payment for workers adversely affected by a state public health order

Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment - New South Wales - Services Australia

Support if you live in New South Wales and can't earn an income because you must self-isolate or quarantine, or are caring for someone with COVID-19

Coronavirus information and support for business | business.gov.au

COVID-19 government financial assistance and support for Australian businesses

Support for businesses and employers

Support for businesses and employers

Victorian Business and Worker Support

If your job, business or income has been affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, there are a range of ways the Victorian Government can help

Grants, loans and financial assistance

NSW Government support to businesses and sole traders

 

 

Health, Safety & Wellbeing

Keeping our people and yours safe through the pandemic has been a priority for John Holland. These organisations can help your business and your people in the following ways.

Resources

Description

Links

Fair Work Ombudsman

Education, assistance, advice and guidance to employers, employees and others on pay, government subsidies and workplace conditions and arrangements.

COVID-19

Information and advice to business and industry (non-healthcare) on managing the risk of coronavirus and complying with current restrictions and obligations. Provides information in languages other than English.

Contact the Health Authority for your State or Territory.

Workplace Safety

Information for different industry sectors on managing the risk of coronavirus, employer and employee workplace health and safety obligations and reporting requirements. Provides information in languages other than English.

Contact the Work Health and Safety Regulator for your State or Territory.

 

 

Mental Health

Organisation

Description

Contact

John Holland EAP

  • Confidential and Free 24/7 counselling
  • Open to John Holland employees, their direct family members and currently also contractors.
  • Up to 6 sessions with the possibility of review after.

Beyond Blue

  • Phone Support Service (24/7)
  • Online chat and support via email
  • New Access Program
  • Coronavirus Mental Wellbeing
  • Anxiety and depression checklist (K10)
  • https://www.beyondblue.org.au
  • 1300 22 4636 (general)
  • 1800 512 348 (Coronavirus Mental Wellbeing Support Service) – includes chat online option

Mensline

  • Support for men
  • Phone Support Service (24/7)
  • Online chat and support via email

Lifeline

  • 24/7 crisis support

Suicide Callback Service

  • Support for those in crisis
  • Online and phone 24/7

Parentline

  • Support for parents
  • 8am-10pm, 7 days a week
  • Free counselling and support