Brimbank Melton Financial Counselling

About this service

Brimbank Melton Financial Counselling is provided by Good Shepherd Youth & Family Services, IPC Primary Care, and Djerriwarrh Health Services.  

The service may include either:

  • Information and referral, including to Money help for telephone support
  • Sessional phone case work
  • Sessional face to face or extended face to face case work.
Financial counsellors will assist clients to:
  • Manage their debts
  • Access hardship support for some bills or debts
  • Provide advice about credit and debt rights, including bankruptcy. Counsellors may also refer to other services such as family support, consumer rights and legal services, family violence or housing and homelessness services

The central intake number is: 1300 786 696

The service is free and confidential. Clients will be asked to leave their name and a phone number, so that a financial counsellor can call back the same day or the next working day.

On intake, clients will be allocated one of the three support services depending on their residential address. 

    • Service name

      Brimbank Melton Financial Counselling

    • Phone

      1300 786 696

    • Urgency levels

      Direct Help, Some Help

    • Service type

      INDIVIDUAL