Family Works’ provides budgeting advice to support individuals and families in planning for the future and moving towards financial independence.
Family Works Financial Mentors provide more than budgeting. They provide a one-on-one service focusing on empowering people to get control of their money. They work alongside a person, their family and whānau, building trust and taking into account the complexity of their needs.
Financial Mentors have a non-judgemental approach and sound financial knowledge. They support people to make connections with local networks and social services to ensure they get the right support at the right time. These can include Work and Income, support services for mental health, addictions and housing.