Published on Jun 29, 2021
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Is your small business experiencing, or at risk of financial hardship due to the impact of the drought, bushfires, flood or COVID-19?
Small business financial counselling is now available to businesses in the Cessnock Local Government Area (LGA).
The Australian Government have invested $12.7 million toward providing financial counselling for regional small businesses.
The program will help you to:
- better understand your financial position
- connect with government programs and assistance schemes
- Identify long-term recovery options
- implement plans to improve the viability of your business
- access broader professional advice and support
- identify government and community grants, programs and schemes
This is a free and confidential service and all eligible small businesses will be provided with individual support and receive a tailored recovery plan created by an experienced counsellor from the Rural Financial Counselling Services.
These services are for eligible businesses who:
- have 19 employees or less
- are experiencing, or at risk of financial hardship due to the impacts of drought, bushfire or COVID-19
- are located within a regional area
If this is something, you and your business would benefit from please contact The Rural Financial Counselling Service by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 1800 344 090.
The Small Business Financial Counsellor is a federally funded Not-for-profit organization. Visit www.rfcsnr.org.au for more information on this service.