Financial counsellors are available in every State and Territory and work in non-profit community organisations. Their services are free, independent and confidential. They can help you manage a short-term crisis and plan to prevent a future one.
Financial counsellor information is available on the following websites:
Phone the National Debt Helpline 1800 007 007
The free hotline is open from 9:30am to 4:30pm, Monday to Friday. When you call this number you will be automatically transferred to the phone service in your state. Calls from mobile phones may incur a fee from the mobile phone carrier.