Year: 1987 Source: Banff Centre, Alberta: Managing Agricultural Technology for Profit, (March 29-April 1, 1987) 8p. SIEC No: 19901082

Farm family support groups assist farmers to deal with occupational stress. Ten needs of farm families are identified: education, emotional support, physical support, spiritual support, advocacy, basic needs, financial counselling, legal counselling, emotional counselling, & job training. Ways in which support groups can meet these needs are briefly discussed.