Emergency Relief and Financial Counselling
Our Goal: To improve financial knowledge and behaviour of vulnerable Tasmanians and provide access to quality financial services and products.
Areas for Priority Focus:
Rural and Regional support service
Funding of counselors, Chaplains and other qualified workers to provide periodic visits to individual families in need, regional and rural centres for the delivery of community information sessions & education workshops
Building financial resilience
Funding personal counselling, education sessions and telephone support for budgeting, personal finance & debt reduction including a program providing the payment of expenses to professional providers to negotiate debt reduction/waiver services