Times of uncertainty can be particularly challenging on mental health.

A massive round of applause to Xero for stepping up & looking out for their customers and partners mental well-being and setting up the Xero Assistance Programme (XAP). This will be a great service for many small businesses who are finding it tough through these difficult times.

The Xero Assistance Programme (XAP) pilot provides free and confidential mental health support to all starter, standard and premium plan subscribers in New Zealand, and their employees and families.

The service is available through Xero’s own provider, Benestar. Users will have access to face-to-face, telephone, live chat and online counselling, as well as the Benehub and Benestar app.

We urge you to make use of this invaluable service and refer staff or family if you feel they need it.To find out more about the Xero Assistance Programme (XAP) please reach out to us.