Financial Counselling provides a free confidential service to assist families and individuals who are disadvantaged and /or vulnerable and experiencing problems with debt management and other financial issues.
Financial Counselling assists clients in examining options available to them. A Financial Counsellor can:
- Assist with budgeting, debt management, advocacy and negotiation with creditors to resolve household debts and other money difficulties.
- Provide paralegal information and advocacy on a range of issues including loans, credit cards, mortgages, rent, fines and bankruptcy.
Mansfield Shire Council Financial Counselling Service also acts as an agent for the Department of Human Services Bond Loan Scheme.
Financial Counselling is available (by Appointment Only) during the following times:
Monday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
To book an appointment please phone the Financial Counsellor, direct on (03) 5775 8569.
For further information please click here to download our current pamphlet
When a Counsellor in Mansfield cannot be contacted, for urgent Financial Counselling issues, please contact Upper Murray Family Care 03 5720 0000 or Money Help 1800 007 007 for assistance over the phone.