Funding extended for farmer support services

On June 7th 2018, the Coalition government announced that they will deliver around $20 million in additional funding to extend the Rural Financial Counselling Service (RFCS) across Australia.

RFCS Vic – North West have been working alongside farmers for more than 30 years, providing support for those affected by drought and/or financial hardship by providing; options to plan for the future, information about additional assistance; such as the governments Farm Household Allowance and preparing for meetings with lenders, debt mediators and accountants.

Our Rural Financial Counsellor’s look forward to continuing to provide information and support services to build resilient rural communities across North West Victoria.

For further information on our free service, please contact us on 1300 769 489.