Financial Management & Budgeting

About Us

Anglicare provides financial counselling services across the Riverina. Services include;

  • telephone and face-to-face information about financial and debt-related issues
  • practical support including budgeting and establishing debt repayment plans
  • arranging Centrepay deductions for necessity bills
  • assistance arranging payment of fines
  • assistance applying for a Utility Relief Grant to assist reducing gas/electricity and water bills
  • advocating and negotiating with creditors on clients’ behalf on issues related to the client’s inability to pay bills and debts
  • providing information on credit laws, the debt recovery process, bankruptcy and other areas
  • increasing clients’ knowledge of financial issues and how to avoid getting into financial difficulties in the future
  • providing information on entitlements and forms of government assistance
  • conducting community education seminars on money management
  • creating awareness of Mircofinance programs such as the No Interest Loan Scheme (NILS) for the purchase of furniture, small electrical appliances, and beds to improve clients’ standard of living; and
  • creating awareness about Anglicare’s Sustainable Living Hubs which bring multiple services together to provide an integrated and holistic approach to servicing client needs.  Sustainable Living Hubs incorporate a combination of the following services: NILS, Food Care Services, Telstra vouchers, EAPA assistance, financial literacy training, Parish recycling outlets, youth support, disability services and financial counselling assistance.

Quick Facts About The Region

Anglicare - Dhaan Yanha is located in the suburb of Kooringal, the council of Wagga Wagga and the federal electorate of Riverina.