1. Financial Assistance and Support



    Services/programs

      Financial Assistance and Support

    • Casey North Community Information & Support Service

      Provides a range of community information programs and resources:  Emergency relief, crisis...

      Contact: 03 9705 6699

    • Cranbourne Information & Support Service Inc

      Provides information, advocacy and referral services, as well as crisis support services such as...

      Eligibility: Any resident of the City of Casey (South) can access our service so long as they can provide...

      Contact: 03 5996 3333

    • No Interest Loans (NILS)

      No Interest Loans (NILS) are loans of up to $1,200 for essential household items such as a bed,...

      Eligibility: Lives in Dandenong 3175 or Keysborough 3173
      Lived at current address for over 3 months...

      Contact: 59687000

    • No Interest Loans Scheme Cockatoo

      NILS supplies no interest loans to eligible members of the community who are on Centrelink...

      Eligibility: Each applicant must undergo an interview with the NILS worker in order to assess eligibility.

      Contact: 0408 362 754

    • StepUP Loans

      StepUP loans are up to $3,000 for the purchase of household items, car repairs, second hand cars,...

      Eligibility: Over 18 years
      Permanent Resident or from NZ
      Has a Centrelink Health Care or Pension...

      Contact: 03 9791 8344

    • Youth Links Drop In Service

      Drop In Service: The Youth Links Drop In service operates from 2pm to 5pm, Monday to Friday. The...

      Eligibility: Assistance for young people in crisis or financial hardship.
      The assistance available...

      Contact: 03 9547 0511

      Referral by: - Self-referrals or case workers