You may also find these independent resources helpful:
Small Business Mentoring Service (SBMS) LVIC & NSW)
Meet other business owners who can be a mentor to provide advice, expertise and skills in the business field (S80-S100 per session)
Call 1300 816 817 or visit
Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO)
The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman provide assistance and dispute resolution for small business owners. They offer a range of direct and online facilities.
Call them on 1300 650 460.
Rural Financial Counselling Service (RFCS)
Get help to deal with financial hardship.
Talk to a financial counsellor. It's a free service. They can give you individual support to meet your needs and can support you to make the right decisions for your business.
Call 1800 686 175 or visit the Rural financial Counselling Service page.
Search the government business portal to find applicable grants and advisory services for different business fields. Or call on 13 28 46.
National Debt Helpline
Financial counselling is a free, confidential service to assist people in financial difficulty National-Debt-Helpline have qualified professionals who can provide you with information, support and advocacy to assist you with your financial situation. You can give them a call on 1800 007 007.
For hints, tips and tools to help you with your money where you need it most whether it's saving or budgeting to managing your debts. Visit Money Smart for more information.
Small Business Debt Helpline
The Small Business Debt Helpline is a free service for small business owners in financial difficulty. They have qualified financial counsellors to assist with your financial difficulty. They can be reached on 1800 413 828 or via https://sbdh.org.au.
Beyond Blue run a free program for Small Business Owners called NewAccess. This program is for Small Business Owners to assist manage stress and mental health and does not need GP referral. Beyond Blue can be reached at www.beyondblue.org.au