What is the Small Business Financial Counselling Service offered by Sunraysia Rural Counselling Services?
A free financial counselling service to support eligible small businesses in drought affected areas in North West Victoria.
Am I eligible for their services?
If you are a small business in a drought affected area in North West Victoria and you are experiencing or anticipating financial difficulty, then you are most likely eligible.
How do I access the service – will someone visit me at my business?
You can contact our Small Business Financial Counsellor (Jim Chamouras) to enquire by phone or email.
Our Small Business Financial Counsellor will follow up arranging visits at your business premises if appropriate, or organise alternative meeting options.
What can they assist me with?
Analysing cash flows, balance sheets, profit and loss statements and your business position, preparing budgets, record keeping, using online services, dealing with banks and lenders, identifying government and industry support services, making referrals as appropriate. Small Business Financial Counsellors develop options and you make the choices and decisions.
Is there a waiting list?
There is no waiting list. Phone or email Jim Chamouras to enquire about using the Small Business Financial Counselling Service.