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The L&A Farmer Wellness Program website is now also home to Hastings Farmer Wellness Program.

What is the Farmer Wellness Program?

The L&A Farmer Wellness Program was a pilot project in 2019, to provide accessible mental health counselling to farmers in Lennox & Addington county.  The success of the program has led to its continuation within L&A, and as of June 1, 2020 Hastings County has launched their Farmer Wellness Program.  All services are available to members in L&A and Hastings countys.

Who can access it? OFA members in L&A and Hastings their families
The L&A/ Hastings Farmer Wellness Program will:
  • Be provided by a skilled and experienced counsellor in mental health treatment
  • Be strictly confidential
  •  Accommodate farmers’ unique schedule and offer day, evening & weekend appointments
  •  Offer sessions in person or telephone & video chat
  • Have flexible service delivery options, e.g., office, at home, or other location
  • Provide up to 4 sessions at no cost to OFA members in Lennox & Addington and Hastings

These programs are proudly brought to you by:

LENNOX & ADDINGTON FEDERATION OF AGRICULTURE

HASTINGS FEDERATION OF AGRICULTURE

Counselling will be provided by Deborah Vanberkel, Cultivate Counselling Services https://www.cultivatecounselling.com/