If you, or someone you know, is experiencing financial hardship, then take a look at our list of resources and information.  

Financial hardship can affect anyone and has a range of physical and emotional impacts. It is important to seek help if you are concerned about your finances or if financial stress is impacting you, or those close to you.

There are a range of services available that can provide advice and practical support and can bring much needed relief to community members who are finding it difficult to make ends meet.


If you run a business, and need financial support and advice.

Community services

If you would like to connect with local services for support.

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Crisis advice and support

If you feel overwhelmed or need urgent help.

Help with day-to-day needs

If you need support with food and other types of practical assistance.

Grocery shopping


If you're finding it difficult to pay your rent or home loan, or need emergency accommodation.

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Support with bill payments

Utility bills (electricity, gas and water)

If you can't pay your electricity, gas, phone or water bill, contact your service provider straight away. They can help with options such as:

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