Support Services

October 26, 2016

Drought Support Services in Victoria

In 2013, following extensive reviews of how governments assisted farmers, businesses and communities through the Millennium Drought, all Australian governments agreed on a new approach to supporting drought-affected communities. The Commonwealth Government no longer makes drought …

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May 4, 2015

Farm Debt Mediation –Talk can be cheaper

Talk can be cheaper. That’s the principle behind the Victorian Government’s Farm Debt Mediation Scheme which has now been operating effectively in Victoria since December 2011. Banks and other creditors must now offer to undertake mediation …

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May 4, 2015

Concerned about your gambling? Support is available

“Recognising you have a gambling problem and making the decision to do something about it isn’t easy, but once you do, there are many services available to help, including counselling and self help tools.” Matt …

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