Financial Counselling

financial counselling

ac.care Financial Counselling provides a free and independent financial counselling service offering information and support to individuals and families who are experiencing financial difficulties.

The reasons for seeking financial counselling are different for everyone, however,  you may be experiencing one or many of the following issues relating to managing your money:

  • Keep running short of money
  • Are frightened that the bank or lender is going to take action against you
  • Have received a disconnection notice from your utility provider
  • Have received a final notice from lenders, banks, utility providers, (i.e.) gas, electricity, landlord, phone
  • Have received a legal document or letter that you don't understand
  • Need someone to discuss better budgeting practices
  • Have a debt that was jointly borrowed and needs to be sorted out
  • Leaving a relationship and struggling financially

When you use ac.care's financial counselling you receive:

  • Information on benefits and entitlements
  • Information about rules and laws relating to payments
  • Assistance with negotiating with creditors
  • Assistance with consumer issues
  • Information on bankruptcy and alternative options
  • Referrals to alternative agencies for assistance with specific issues

ac.care Financial Counselling workers available to speak to groups and organisations on financial management skills

Financial Counselling is available by appointment and to book an appointment with one of our financial counsellors please contact care@accare.org.au or call:


Adelaide Hills - Murray Mallee | (08) 8531 4900

Berri | (08) 8580 5300

Limestone Coast - Mount Gambier | (08) 8724 5400

Limestone Coast - Millicent | (08) 8735 5700