Family and Children's Association (FCA)

Financial Counseling

Senior Financial Counseling encompasses four programs that work both individually and cohesively to provide seniors with financial assistance, guidance and advocacy. Download brochure. Our programs include:

Financial Counseling Programs

We offer education and counseling to individuals 60 years of age and older to enable them to resolve debt, mortgage and tax crises. Budget and Money Management:

  • Understand your current financial situation
  • Devise ways to manage your money that work for you
  • Options for reaching financial security

Financial Organizing

  • Organize important papers and contacts
  • Organize expenses if you have to live on less income
  • Explore options to increase income

Solving Financial Problems

  • Credit card debt
  • Mortgage delinquencies
  • Property tax arrears

Complete Tax Forms

  • Federal and State income taxes
  • Nassau County Partial Property Tax Exemption
  • New York State Tax Rebate (IT214)
  • New York School Tax Assistance Relief (STAR)

Consumer Debt

  • Negotiate with your creditors
  • Explain your rights
  • Analyze your options; payments schedule, referrals for debt consolidation loan, bankruptcy referrals
  • Late Mortgage Payment:
  • Negotiate with your lender for short-term relief and a long-term solution
  • Help you understand your options and avoid foreclosure

Contact Us

Martha Mata 400 Oak Street Suite 104 Garden City, NY 11530

(516) 485.3425 x2321

mmata@familyandchildrens.orgSenior Financial Counseling encompasses four programs that work both individually and cohesively to provide seniors with financial assistance, guidance and advocacy.

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