Support Services

Thrive in the Light Support Services

Financial Mentoring

Our staff will sit down and go through your financial barriers with you that are stopping you from financial independence.
Customised plans will be made with you to empower you for a sustainable future. Backed by external financial counselors and professional accountants who will be with you each step of the way.

Employment Support

Our career specialists have extensive intimate knowledge and are trauma informed. We understand that employment and careers can be put on hold during difficult times. We also understand that one of the most critical areas towards financial independence is employment. Our staff have lived experience with Domestic violence, coercive and financial control.

Advocacy

On a case by case basis we will be helping and supporting women where other providers may not be able to. Some of our financial assistance will involve paying for legal costs to access experienced domestic violence lawyers. We can also assist with costs related to starting employment such as short term assistance with child care costs.

Court Assistance

Our Court Assistance program is designed to provide comprehensive support during this challenging time. Beyond emotional and physical assistance, our dedicated staff is committed to addressing the financial barriers that may be hindering your path to independence.

Strong Tassie Women

Strong Tassie Women is a free employment support service for women impacted by family violence in North/North-West Tasmania. Strong Tassie Women is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services. Go to dss.gov.au for more information.

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