If you are in immediate danger call
If you are in immediate danger call 000
If you are worried about yourself or a person

Financial Counselling

CFSS WA Financial Counselling Service is a free and confidential service for anyone seeking financial information and assistance.

Financial Counselling

It is an inclusive service appropriate for people in a broad range of circumstances. Our Financial Counsellor advocates and/or negotiates on the client’s behalf with credit providers, organisations and departments.

We’re here to assist with immediate financial problems and our aim is to assist you manage your financial affairs effectively and to work towards outcomes that are appropriate while helping you maintain financial control.

CFSS WA’s FinancialCounsellor is qualified to:

  • Make assessments of financial situations
  • Provide information and options to address financial problems
  • Assist with resolutions if necessary
  • Advocate and negotiate with creditors
  • Make referrals to other useful services in the community
  • Provide information about government assistance
  • Support clients to develop their own budget
  • Relay relevant information about consumer credit and bankruptcy
  • We are part of the Financial Counselling Network.


We welcome referrals from the community and other government and non-government service agencies. To make a referral complete the referral form below or contact us.

Service Referrals and Downloads