La Trobe University – Financial Assistance Office
Services: Loans, Grants, Emergency Assistance for La Trobe students.
Banyule Community Health
Services: Financial Counsellor for residents of Banyule, and Emergency Relief
Phone: (03) 9450 2000
St Vincent De Paul - Preston
Services: Advocacy, food vouchers, clothing, utility bills
Phone: (03) 9478 6845
All Emergency Relief in Northern Region
Services: Emergency Relief, food, vouchers
Phone: 1300 305 330
Services: Clothing, books, household goods.
Websites: www.freecycle.org and www.au.zilch.com and www.ozerecycle.com
Services: Phone advice and counselling on financial issues such as debt, credit card, loan payments
Phone: 1800 007 007
Services: Free information, tools and calculators to manage money.
Financial Ombudsman Service
Services: Resolution of banking issues that cannot be resolved with your bank.
Phone: 1300 78 08 08
LTSU – Emergency Housing
Services: An all-inclusive assistance package for students in need, including emergency housing, referral services, clothing.
La Trobe University Accomodation Services
Services: A searchable database for local, affordable accommodation for students.
North East Housing Service
Services: Office of Housing, assessment for public housing.
Phone: (03) 9479 0700