Financial counselling services

There are five financial counselling services that residents in Glen Eira can access free of charge. Information about these services is listed below:

Community Information Glen Eira

Community Information Glen Eira offers a financial counselling service one day per week and a no interest loan scheme to assist people with purchasing essential items.

Address: 1134 Glen Huntly Road, Glen Huntly
Phone: 9571 7644
Email: CommunityInfo@gleneira.vic.gov.au
Website: www.cige.org.au

Peninsula Community Legal Centre

Peninsula Community Legal Centre provides free legal information and assists people with legal aspects related to any financial difficulties they may encounter such as fines, unpaid accounts and bankruptcy.

Address: 82 Brady Road, Bentleigh East
Phone: 9570 8455
Website: www.pclc.org.au

Jewish Care

Jewish Care provides free and confidential financial counselling. They offer interest free loans to members of the community and a Saver Plus partnership which assists low-income families to save for their children's education and assist in developing financial management skills.

Address: 619 St Kilda Road, Melbourne
Phone: 8517 5999
Email: info@jewishcare.org.au
Website: www.jewishcare.org.au

Gamblers Help Southern

Gamblers Help Southern provides financial counselling services to people experiencing financial difficulties connected to gambling (their own or someone else's gambling). The service focusses on stabilising and improving the financial situation and supporting gambling behaviour change.

Address: Gardeners Road, Bentleigh East
Phone: 9575 5353
Website: http://gamblershelpsouthern.org.au

Financial Counselling (Vic) Inc

Financial Counselling (Vic) Inc provides residents who reside or work in the City of Glen Eira with information and advocacy on a range of debt and credit related issues and offer a no interest loan scheme for people on low incomes for the purchase of essential goods.

Address: 17 Taylor Street, Moorabbin
Phone: 9553 3227
Website: www.financial-counselling.org.au