Financial Counselling and Legal Services

Although we do not provide financial counselling or legal services, there are a number of organisations who can offer you assistance listed below.

Financial counselling

National Debt Helpline
1800 007 007

National Debt Helpline is a not-for-profit service that helps people tackle their debt problems. They are not a lender and they don’t sell anything or make money from people. Their professional financial counsellors offer a free, independent and confidential service.

National Gambling Helpline
1800 858 858

Informed by extensive research and expert advice, Gambling Help Online is a world first to provide:

  • Free 24/7 chat and email counselling and support services
  • Professional counsellors with expertise in problem gambling and online services
  • A stepping stone for further help-seeking, including telephone and face-to-face gambling services
  • Extensive website content, self-help information and weblinks for additional support.
Legal Services

Aboriginal Legal Services
Freecall 1800 019 900

The Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia (Inc.) (ALSWA) provides legal representation and support services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in Western Australia, including advocating in policy and law reform in submissions, at conferences and in the media.

Central Law Courts Family Violence Service

The Family Violence Service is a voluntary and free service available for family violence victims who may need assistance with court support, information and referral to other services.

Midland Family Violence Service
Midland Court
24 Spring Park Road
Phone: (08) 9250 0229

Perth Family Violence Service
Perth Central Law Court
Ground Floor, 501 Hay Street
Phone: (08) 9425 2459

Consumer Credit Legal Service (WA) Inc. (CCLSWA)
(08) 9221 7066

Consumer Credit Legal Service (WA) Inc. (CCLSWA) is a not-for-profit charitable organisation which provides legal advice and representation to consumers in WA in the areas of credit, banking and finance. CCLSWA also takes an active role in community legal education, law reform and policy issues affecting consumers.

About CCLSWA | Working for your financial and consumer rights

Family Court Counselling Service

The Counselling and Consultancy Service is staffed by qualified Family Consultants with specialist knowledge and expertise in working with children and families experiencing relationship difficulties after separation. Family Consultants are also experienced alternate dispute resolution practitioners.

Court Counselling and Support Services | Western Australian Government (

Legal Aid WA
1300 650 579

Legal Aid WA aims to promote access to legal services and information for all Western Australians, in the areas of civil law, criminal law, family law and community legal education.

Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre


10 Cobbler Place, Mirrabooka WA 6061
P (08) 9440 1663  
Office Hours Mon – Fri 9:00am – 4:00pm


Building 1, Edith Cowan University
270 Joondalup Drive, Joondalup WA 6027
P (08) 9301 4413  
Office Hours Mon – Fri 9:00am – 4:00pm

Women's Law Centre
(08) 9272 8800 or 1800 625 122

A not-for-profit community legal centre providing legal advice, support and advocacy to WA women experiencing disadvantage and helping women who experience additional barriers in accessing legal services.

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