DROUGHT SUPPORT WORKER ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE FOR FARMERS

Western Plains Regional Development Drought Support Worker Lee-Anne Denyer is now available to assist local farmers and families within the Lachlan community to connect to services and grants that are currently available to assist in these hard times.

Current Grants and Subsidies that are available include: Animal Welfare Transport Subsidy; Donated Fodder Transport Subsidy; Emergency Financial Assistance; Farm Household Allowance; Skills training for farmers and business’s; Farm business skills for professional development program; Rural Financial Counsellor Assistance; and Referral to Charitable Assistance e.g. St Vincent de Paul.

Loans that can be accessed include Drought Assistance Fund; Farm Innovation Fund; and Regional Investment Corporation Low Interest Loans.

For your free and confidential appointment please call Lee-Anne on 0437 048 129.