Financial Counsellors assist South Australians in financial difficulty by providing information, support and advocacy for their clients. Financial Counsellors work within the Community sector. Their services are free, independent and confidential.See the SAFCA Brochure »
Although we don’t offer financial counselling ourselves, you can enter your postcode or suburb to the right to find your nearest financial counsellor. Financial counselling services are free.
Struggling to pay the mortgage or rent or juggling debts? Talk to a phone financial counsellor from anywhere in Australia by ringing: 1800 007 007 (Mon to Thurs: 9.30am–8pm and Friday: 9.30am-4.30pm) And remember – the sooner you ring the more options you will have!
Enjoy the benefits of membership and representation by your South Australian sector peak body for financial counsellors.
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Are you eligible for a $300 travel grant to attend the FCA Conference in May at the Gold Coast. Click here for more information SAFCA Travel Grant Application FC Conference 2017
SAFCA Supervisor Day – February 20 2017 More information available soon
SAFCA Professional Development Day – March 27 2017 – more information available soon
Northern Financial Counsellor Network – Meetings for 2017 - Following are the dates for this years meetings, I hope you will be able to attend at least a few:
The venue will remain the same as last year as it is free – Uniting Church recreation Hall Tod Street Gawler. Amanda Wilkins – NFCN Convenor
SAFCA have recorded two training sessions:
Both training sessions are now available for viewing via the Professional Development Page in the Members Only section
Learn more about the nationally accredited Diploma of Financial Counselling. You can also read about the latest positions vacant for Financial Counsellors in Australia by going to our Careers PageLearn more »