Anglicare Victoria, Bendigo
Financial Counselling - Financial counselling
10 Mundy Street, BENDIGO 3550 VIC
Email: info@anglicarevic.org.au (enquiries only)

www.anglicarevic.org.au
"Respect / Hope / Fairness"

Service contact:

Voice/ Land Line:() 1800 244 323
Voice/ Land Line:(03) 5448 1000
Fax:(03) 5448 1032
Service location:
47 High St, Bendigo
Service email:
info@anglicarevic.org.au
Appointment required:
Yes
Fees:
No Fee
Eligibility:
That the client is seeking assistance around their finances including to manage debt.
Catchment(s):
(Local Government Areas where this service is available)
Mount Alexander (S) , Campaspe (S) , Gannawarra (S) , Greater Bendigo (C) , Buloke (S) , Central Goldfields (S) , Macedon Ranges (S)
Availability:
Weekday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

About this service:
The financial counselling service provides both general and specialist services, including services for problem gamblers and their families. It is a free and confidential service. Financial Counsellors are trained counsellors who provide information to families and individuals experiencing financial difficulties. The service includes: -- advice about laws relating to payment and recovery of debts and bills -- assistance to find options to deal with difficult financial circumstances -- negotiation and advocacy on behalf of clients, if requested -- ensuring people are receiving correct entitlements and concessions -- assistance with consumer problems A Financial Counsellor can: -- explain what people can do, if they can't pay bills, fines or debts -- help people work out their payments with creditors -- tell people about government and other assistance that may be available -- help with Centrelink issues -- provide information on bankruptcy -- assist with credit and loan issues
Last updated in HSD on:
21/09/2020 9:27:56 AM