Support for Businesses and Individuals

A range of resources and services that may assist you and your business during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Support for Businesses

Business Support Finder
Victorian businesses, sole traders, apprentices and employees can use this simple online tool to find what support or assistance they may be eligible for during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Business Victoria
Business support, assistance, advice and information to help your business deal with COVID-19.

Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Resources for businesses to help them navigate the pandemic.

Australian Government Economic Response
Details of the Australian Government's economic response to COVID-19.

Mildura Rural City Council Financial Hardship due to COVID-19
Flexible payment plan options for Council fees, rates and other charges.

Financial Support for Individuals

Centrelink
Information and services to help you if you’re affected by coronavirus (COVID-19)

Mildura Rural City Council Financial Hardship due to COVID-19
Flexible payment plan options for Council fees, rates and other charges.

COVID-19 Health Information

Victorian Department of Health of Health Human Services
State Government information and advice about coronavirus (COVID-19) - symptoms, travel and what to do to reduce the risk of infection.

Australian Government Department of Health
Federal government information and reports on case numbers

Information for Aboriginal communities
State Government Department of Health and Human Services information for Aboriginal people.

Family Violence Support
Advice about family violence and sources of help.

People with a Disability and their Carers
Medical advice, further support, and tips for keeping healthy for carers.

Dementia Australia
Advice for people caring for someone with dementia at home

Ideas and resources to help people cope with stress
Advice and resources for supporting mental health.

Parents

Play, Health and Learning at Home
About play, learning, safety and health for infants, toddlers, pre-schoolers and school-aged children, as well as services for parents.

Fun activities
For parents and children at home.

Learning from Home for Children
Learning resources for children during school closures.

Community Languages
Advice about learning from home, in community languages.

International Students
Information and support for international students.

Emotional Support

Emotional support and wellbeing

Department of Health and Human Services has tips and advice for looking after your mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Beyond Blue offers practical advice and resources plus short term counselling and referrals by phone and webchat.
Phone 1300 22 46 36

Lifeline offers tips, resources and advice, as well as crisis and suicide support.
Phone 13 11 14

Headspace offers support and resources for 12-25 year olds plus online and telephone services.
Phone 1800 650 890

Kids Help Line offers support and resources for children, teens, young adults plus parents and carers.
Phone
1800 55 1800