Kimberley Community Legal Services – Financial Help

Financial Counselling:

How can KCLS help?

  • Complete a budget with you;
  • Contact other services and agencies to confirm your bills and debts;
  • Call Horizon Power if you are struggling to pay your power bill, and you want Horizon Power to approve you for a government payment towards your bill: the Hardship Utilities Grant Scheme (HUGS);
  • Apply for some of your debts to be forgiven because of your hardship; and
  • Deal with debt collectors.

Centrelink:

How can KCLS help?

  • Arranging Centrepay deductions to pay bills and rent
  • helping you understand payments and confirm your entitlements
  • Appealing Centrelink decisions you do not agree with
  • Talking to you about Centrelink in your community

 

Albany Service Centre

Services staff can help you with:

  • Medicare
  • Centrelink

Services you can access using self-service terminals:

  • Medicare
  • Centrelink
  • Child Support

APM Albany

APM offers employment and disability job services to job seekers and employers throughout Albany.

APM Employment Services help people in Albany to find and keep a job through the Australian Government’s jobactive program.

APM’s Disability Employment Service helps people with an injury, illness or disability find a job with a local Albany employer. They also provide workplace modification, assessment, school leaver, and ongoing support services.

Wongan Hills Community Resource Centre

Services include:

  • Department of Transport Agency
  • A well stocked library, e-Resources, wi-fi access, public computers
  • A Broadband for Seniors kiosk
  • Printing, secretarial and graphic design services (including large format printing)
  • Trans WA booking service
  • Access point for Medicare, Centrelink and Government Website
  • Community Development support (grants, capacity and skills building)

Fitzroy Crossing Service Centre

Services our staff can help you with:

  • Medicare
  • Centrelink

Services you can access using our self-service terminals:

  • Medicare
  • Centrelink
  • Child Support

Derby Service Centre

Services our staff can help you with:

  • Centrelink

Services you can access using our self-service terminals:

  • Medicare
  • Centrelink
  • Child Support

Northam Service Centre

Services staff can help you with:

  • Centrelink

Services you can access using self-service terminals:

  • Medicare
  • Centrelink
  • Child Support

Max Employment Solutions – Kalgoorlie

MAX Employment can help prepare your resume, develop your skills and experience and apply for work. Their services include:

  • jobactive
  • Disability Employment Services
  • Health Services

Kalgoorlie Service Centre

Services staff can help you with:

  • Medicare
  • Centrelink

Services you can access using self-service terminals:

  • Medicare
  • Centrelink
  • Child Support

APM Geraldton

Services include jobactive and Disability Employment Services support programs which vary depending on your circumstances. Both programs include help with:

  • Building your job searching skills
  • Creating a strong, attractive resume
  • Preparing you for job interviews
  • Speaking confidently with potential employers
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