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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Albury Regional Mental Health Initiative?

Through the office of Justin Clancy MP, Member for Albury, there is a desire to lead a digital mental health initiative for businesses across the Albury LGA.

The fundamental idea behind this project is to provide a service to businesses where employees gain the ability to access mental health services through a self-serve cloud-based portal on their smartphones.

Who is

Leora is the modern employee assistance program that unlocks employee wellbeing. Its advanced chat and CBT (cognitive behaviour therapy) combines the power of artificial intelligence, human-based therapy, and evidence-based psychology to provide accessible self-guided tools, real-time dashboards and insights, and immediate connections to their preferred choice of therapists.

Leora understands the importance of employee well-being in driving productivity, engagement and overall organisational success. The company has first-hand experience being an employer of choice, with its sister company, Afea Care Services, winning the Australian Financial Review’s Best Places to Work three years in a row. Leora empowers your organisation to prioritise mental health and self-care and create a resilient and thriving workplace.

There’s no cost. What’s the catch?

There is no catch. Justin Clancy MP, Member for Albury has partnered with Albury Business Connect to support the mental health and well-being of local small to medium business owners and employees. The Albury Regional Mental Health Initiative is provided at no cost for 12 months until 19 October 2024 to small to medium businesses with a registered address in the Albury LGA. 

Small to medium businesses account for 98% of employers in the Electorate of Albury* and are a significant economic driver for the region. Justin Clancy MP and Albury Business Connect are committed to advocating for issues affecting regional businesses and delivering services that will support businesses to thrive.

*Average across four LGAs NSW and Local Government Area Business Profiles 2021 May 2021.

How many free licenses will be available?

1,570 self-guided and on-demand self-care licenses will be available until all allocations are exhausted or until 60 June 2024, whichever comes first. Businesses will need to register one license per employee to access the tools, including a dashboard and management access license.

For example, if you have a team of 20 people and want them to access the AI-powered chat and self-care tools, you must register for 20 individual licenses.

Is the only mental health and wellbeing option available for businesses?

No. Several mental health and wellbeing apps are available for businesses to use to support the needs of their employees. was chosen for the Albury Regional Mental Health Initiative after carefully evaluating these programs against various factors. Business owners are encouraged to do their own research to find the most appropriate solution for their needs.

Terms and Conditions

The Albury Regional Mental Health Initiative is a three-way agreement between Justin Clancy, MP Member for Albury, Albury Business Connect and Under the terms of this agreement, licenses for businesses to access will be provided in partnership with Justin Clancy MP.

This is a limited-time offer. Registration is available until 30 June 2024, or until the allocation of 1,570 12-month licenses has been exhausted, whichever comes first. The no-cost license period is valid for 12 months from sign-up.

Albury Business Connect, the office of Justin Clancy, MP and reserve the right to amend this time frame or allocation of licences at any time without notice.

This offer is only available to businesses with a registered address in the Albury LGA. The Albury LGA includes partially or wholly the following localities and postcodes.


Albury, Alma Park, Balldale, Boree Creek, Bowna, Bringenbrong, Brocklesby, Bungowannah, Burra, Burrumbuttock, Cabramurra, Carabost, Collendina, Cookardinia, Coppabella, Coreen, Corowa, Courabyra, Culcairn, Daysdale, East Albury, Ettamogah, Gerogery, Glenellen, Glenroy, Goombargana, Greg Greg, Hamilton Valley, Henty, Holbrook, Hopefield, Howlong, Humula, Indi, Jindera, Jingellic, Khancoban, Kiandra, Lake Hume Village, Lankeys Creek, Laurel Hill, Lavington, Little Billabong, Lowesdale, Mannus, Maragle, Moorwatha, Morundah, Morven, Mountain Creek, Mullengandra, Mulwala, Munderoo, North Albury, Nurenmerenmong, Oaklands, Ournie, Paddys River, Rand, Redlands, Rennie, Ringwood, Rosewood, Sanger, Savernake, South Albury, Splitters Creek, Springdale Heights, Table Top, Talmalmo, Taradale, Thurgoona, Tooma, Tumbarumba, Urana, Walbundrie, Walla Walla, Wantagong, Welaregang, West Albury, Westdale, Willigobung, Wirlinga, Woomargama, Wymah, Yarara.


2629, 2640, 2641, 2642, 2643, 2644, 2645, 2646, 2647, 2649, 2650, 2652, 2653, 2658, 2659, 2660, 2700, 3691, 3707

Albury Business Connect reserves the right to make changes to these terms and conditions without notice.


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