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Some rural patients have to travel to regional centres or metropolitan areas for the healthcare they need. The Victorian Patient Transport Assistance Scheme can subsidise travel and accommodation costs.
Public mental health services in rural and regional Victoria are often some distance away or more costly than they are in the city.
Rural Financial Counselling Victoria provides confidential, independent financial assessment and support for farming families and small rural businesses facing financial difficulty.
Self-medicating with alcohol doesn't solve the causes of depression, which is common in rural communities.
The effort of trying to provide for the family and keep the farm going can be intensely stressful.
Losing the farm can be like losing a loved one for a farming family.
Financial hardship can increase the risk of workplace accidents on a farm.