Financial Counselling


The Society’s Financial Counselling Service assists anyone experiencing financial difficulties to set and work towards attainable goals to re-establish their financial independence. *

Our qualified financial counsellors take the time to listen to and understand individual needs, and can assist with queries and information including:

  • Understanding your financial situation and taking control
  • Strategies and options for dealing with financial difficulties
  • Budgeting and practical steps to relieve financial stress
  • Understanding your rights and responsibilities
  • Negotiating with creditors
  • The debt recovery process and the court system in relation to debt collection
  • How the law can protect you in difficult financial times
  • Bankruptcy information
  • Referral to other specialised and appropriate services

This is a free and confidential service arranged by appointment only.

For further information please call 08 6323 7500 or email info@svdpwa.org.au.

 

*Please note our financial counsellors do not pay bills, provide loans, provide legal advice or provide tenancy advocacy.