My client needs Financial Counselling help

Financial Counselling for your client

knowmore’s specialist financial counsellors can assist your client if they are thinking about applying or have applied for: 

Our financial counsellors will work with your client to ensure they are fully aware of the implications of receiving a redress payment.

They can also discuss any financial concerns and provide information, options and advocacy around any debt that your client may have, as well as explore ideas on how to protect and manage the redress money.

If your client would like to contact a knowmore financial counsellor for assistance, please ask them to call 1800 605 762. An intake worker will take their details and ask the financial counsellor to call them back.

Information for workers

The knowmore financial counsellors can also provide information to Redress Support Services, community lawyers, financial counsellors, and other services assisting people applying for these redress payments.

Helping clients receiving a National Redress Scheme payment’ is a guide for workers to use when assisting their clients. It provides information on the implications of receiving a National Redress Scheme payment. The guide is updated regularly to keep the information current.

knowmore has also developed some fact sheets that may be useful when working with clients who are receiving a National Redress Scheme payment.

Further information is being developed to assist clients understand the implications of receiving a Territories Stolen Generation Redress Scheme payment and these resources will be added as they become available

knowmore financial counsellors can provide specialist information about the implications of receiving a National Redress Scheme or Territories Stolen Generation Redress Scheme payment. If there is a specific question that you would like to ask about the implications of receiving a redress payment on behalf of a client, please contact the knowmore financial counsellors using the form below. 

Please do not include any client identifying details in your query. 

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