Third Party Referrals
This list of organisations can provide confidential support on a number of concerns specific to business owners and operators.
Small Business Bushfire Financial Counselling
1800 413 828
Support for small businesses affected by bushfires and COVID-19 shutdowns is available over the phone. Free financial counselling can advise you on debt management, goverment grants, payment negotiation and more.
Are a locally based organisation who work with businesses and people to develop solutions, manage change and prosper. AgBiz Assist provide a series of programs working directlyy with small businesses to provide support during hardship or crisis and to help grow business.
Contact AgBiz Assist:
02 6057 5777
Rural Financial Counselling Services Victoria - North East (RFCS)
- Provides free, independent and confidential assistance to help eligible farmers and small rural related businesses with current and long-term financial planning.
- Short-term assistance
- Applying for governments and industry programs or grants
- Emergency relief funding
- Negotiating with creditors
- Debt mediation
- Family and business planning
- Support and referrals to other professional services.
1300 834 775
A locally based human resources organisation that can support you with recruitment, outplacement, compliance, dispute resolution and business support.
0467 507 316
Aiming to keep all workplaces healthy and safe, WorkSafe Victoria has an abundance of resources available on their website.
Is a community for businesses who see themselves as positive change-makers within the community. StartUp ShakeUp provides opportunities for networking and educational events that support your business with a mission to solve local problems and support causes that shape the future.