for older Victorians
Click on the videos below to hear conversations with a financial counsellor
Assistance is free, confidential and independent
Contact a financial counsellor in your local area
1800 007 007
Translating/interpreting services & National Relay Service available
Or click here to see an interactive map of financial counselling services
✓ Have an eligible concession card – like a pensioner or health care card
✓ Have experienced a significant change – reduction in income or high housing costs
✓ Are in hardship – unexpected bills or repairs
You may qualify* for assistance of up to $650 per utility under the Utility Relief Grants Scheme
approved by the government to
► Provide free, confidential & independent assistance
► Work with you on any aspect of financial hardship – debts & difficulty meeting living expenses
► Provide you with options so you can make informed decisions
Over the colder months, we’re reaching out to older Victorians► Is everyone in your household paying their way?
► Do you feel in control of your money?
► Do you want to talk to someone about your financial situation?
National Debt Helpline 1800 007 007
Financial Counselling Victoria acknowledges the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands on which we live and work.
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