Advertise with SAFCA
31 January 2024
SAFCA is the peak body for financial counsellors in SA and the NT. Our membership also incudes affiliated roles like financial capability workers, NILs workers, volunteers, agency managers - to name a few. Our weekly newsletter goes out to 300 contacts, and promotes a range of items to members. Consider sharing your new service, updated hardship policy, survey, free training or event, or financial counselling role - with us.  We have put together a handy sheet (below) to help ...
Back to school support
18 January 2024
A survey by The Smith Family of 2,200 families supported by the charity found almost 90 per cent were worried about being able to afford the school supplies required for the year. At the start of each school year, right after the festive period and during holidays, families can be expected to sometime spend $100's on school supplies and fees. Here is a compilation of services that can help your clients with back to school expenses in SA and the NT.    Th...
10 January 2024
Do you have a client who wants to turn their ideas, passion and skills into a small business? Starting a business from scratch or running a newly established one is both challenging and exciting. Good Shepherd’s LaunchMe for multicultural women program helps to develop and launch small businesses. Working with a coach, participants will gain skills, confidence and motivation to get a business up and running - quicker than doing it on thei...
Unclaimed Rental Bonds
6 December 2023
Sometimes, as tenancies end, the money isn’t claimed back for a variety of reasons. Consumer and Business Services (CBS) has a streamlined system so you can easily Check Bond Status for any outstanding bond that may be yours. All you need to ‘Search by Tenancy Details’ is the former postcode, street name and tenant surname as well as the year the tenancy commenced. You can find out more about the claims process at . Meantime, CBS is continu...
Supporting Clients Close to Retirement
28 November 2023
The team at UCWB is working on an innovative project; they are developing a toolkit of financial resources for Financial Counsellors and Financial Capability Workers to use to support clients approaching retirement age (50 to 65). They would like to invite FC and FCWs to share their experience working with this cohort by completing this survey It will take 5 -10 mins to complete. UCWB plan on sharing these resources ...


15-17 Glynburn Road
Glynde SA 5070