Farm families experience unique demands on their time and energy. In addition to responsibilities on the farm, they also seek to fulfill family responsibilities, meet financial obligations, handle changes in the weather and the economy, and maintain a healthy family and social life. The key to balancing it all is having access to the right tools, resources and support. Farm Foundation, Personal Assistance Services and other Ag Industry partners have created an alliance to provide free and confidential mental health and wellness services to farm families. Click here to learn more about the many free Life Management Services available to your family.
Farming plus technology is the wave of the future, and so is self-improvement from the convenience of your own device. PAS offers several free digital tools available for your personal development. These technologies allow you to continue to work on your goals even when your schedule is full or when you want the convenience and confidentiality of working from your own device, in your own location, even from the seat of your tractor. Click here to learn how to access these tools.
Articles to support your family, local radio interviews, informative and interactive videos, upcoming events, current research on the trends of mental health in agriculture… these are all resources PAS will continue to share with you. Click here to see the most recent resources as we add them or to search through our library of topics.