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Workplace Mental Health: Resources for Parents and Caregivers

Updated: Oct 20, 2020

It's a particularly intense time for many parents and caregivers who are working from home, homeschooling, caring for family and friends, and more. It can be even more challenging for caregivers of those managing a mental health condition or disability.

Mind Share Partners has compiled the following list of resources HR and People teams to support parents and caregivers, and individual resources for these employees.

I. Articles for HR & People Leaders Supporting Parents and Caregivers

II. Articles for Working Parents & Caregivers

III. Organizations and Resources for Parents and Caregivers

  • [Organization] Family Caregiver Alliance The mission of Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA) is to improve the quality of life for family caregivers and the people who receive their care.

  • [Organization] National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health The National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health is a s a national family-run organization focused on the issues of children and youth with emotional, behavioral, or mental health needs and their families.

  • [Organization] Child Mind Institute The Child Mind Institute is committed to finding effective treatments for childhood psychiatric and learning disorders, building the science of healthy brain development, and empowering children and their families with help, hope, and answers.

  • [Organization] NAMI Family Support Group NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for any adult with a loved one who has experienced symptoms of a mental health condition.

IV. Resources for Mental Health ERGs (or Affinity Groups)

Mind Share Partners has created resources for employee resource groups (ERGs) focused on mental health, neurodiversity, ability, etc. These resources include:

V. Covid-19 Mental Health Resources For Businesses and Leadership

[Toolkit] "Supporting Employee Mental Health During The Coronavirus Pandemic"

This visual guide outlines action-oriented tips and company examples to help managers and leaders support employee mental health during this time. The guide can be shared with leaders and managers directly or as a presentation to teams.

[Resource] Mind Share Partners' Virtual Mental Health Training & Advising

All of our workplace mental health training and advising solutions equip leaders, managers, and teams with the knowledge and skills to create a culture for workplace mental health.

All trainings will be tailored to the current working atmosphere and contextualized to COVID-19. During this time, we are happy to modify all solutions to a virtual format.

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