Appointments

Talks and Workshops
Activity Description
Information talk

Our Information Talks are FREE and open to the public. During the talk, find out more about what you can do to address a problem debt and understand the various options available for debt settlement. Before requesting for a counselling session, individuals must attend this talk first. 

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Debt and Compulsive Behaviour Talk

This free 1.5 hour talk provides information to better understand more about compulsive behaviours such as an addiction to gambling and how such behaviours may have a negative effect on a person's life.

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Managing Emotions Talk

This free 1.5 hour talk helps you to understand how we feel can affect us and our choices. For example, did my feelings play a part in how I got into a financial situation? How does what I feel change so fast from one moment of feeling cool and calm to the next moment when I boiled mad? 

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Workshop for DMP Graduands / DMP Graduates

This workshop has been organised specially for individuals who are about to complete or have completed DMP. Find out how to gradually restore your credit worthiness and set new financial goals to remain problem-debt free. Find out more.

Phone Counselling

This is a 45-minute one-to-one phone counselling for invited individuals to register for a debt advising session. Find out more.

 

Information Talk 

 

This is a 2-hour talk conducted in a group setting that provides information on how to handle a debt problem.  It is free of charge and it covers the various options available to address a debt problem, common collection actions (including legal actions) taken by the creditors against the debtors, and the dos and don’ts when handling a debt problem.

An individual with a debt problem must attend this info talk first before submitting request for a counselling session to receive debt advices.

Your record of seeking assistance from CCS is kept confidential; except under special circumstances such as when there is imminent danger of harm to yourself and/or others, or as required by the law (eg. investigation of a criminal offence).

There are English and Mandarin sessions.  Please ensure that you have selected the correct session and take note of the info talk venue as these talks are not conducted at CCS office.

Please arrive early because the door will be locked when the session begins.

If you need to change your selected session, please visit www.ccs.org.sg and login (bottom right corner of Home Page) to make the change.

 

Register for Info-talk!

 


 

Debt and Compulsive Behaviour Talk

 

This free talk helps you to understand more about compulsive behaviours such as an addiction to gambling, and how such behaviours may have a negative effect on a person's life. For our clients on our Debt Management Programme (DMP), we encourage you to attend and find out how to seek help if you are experiencing difficulties with uncontrollable urges or an addiction.

This talk is conducted by experienced counsellors from the National Addiction Management Service (NAMS) for our current DMP clients only.

Please contact CCS Education Team via email for more information.

If you already have the registration code, you may proceed to register for the Debt and Compulsive Behaviours Talk.

 


 

Emotions: From 0°C to 100 °C - How does that happen?

 

How does what I feel change so fast from one moment of feeling cool and calm to the next moment when I boiled mad? Come to hear how that happens and how; how we feel can affect us and our choices (e.g. did my feelings play a part in how I got into a financial situation?) And if you wish to have some ideas how to feel better (who does not want?), there will be sharing of tips.

This talk is conducted by experienced counsellors from the National Addiction Management Service (NAMS) for our current DMP clients only.

Please contact CCS Education Team via email for more information.

If you already have the registration code, you may proceed to register for the Managing Emotions Talk.

 

 

 

Workshops for DMP Graduands / DMP Graduates

 

This workshop is organised specially for individuals who are close to completing or have completed their Debt Management Programme (DMP). 

If you are close to completing or have completed DMP, you will be receiving an email invitation from CCS with an exclusive sign-up link. This workshop acknowledges the efforts and celebrates your success in completing DMP.
 
During the workshop, you will get to know more about
  • How to repair your credit rating and improve chances to obtain a loan 
  • How to use simple strategies to help set and achieve your financial goals
  • How to implement positive habits that helps one to enjoy a debt-free life
 
By participating in the workshop, we also hope to hear your stories of your DMP journey and experiences. Knowing your stories will give us ideas to improve our services and support to our clients who are just starting out or half way through their journey to become debt-free.
 
Tentative dates of upcoming workshops are as follows: March 2018 | June 2018 | August 2018 | November 2018 
 
Please contact CCS Education Team via email for more information.

 


 

Phone Counselling Appointment (online booking not in operation yet)

 

This is a 45-minute one-to-one phone counselling session.

You should register for a phone counselling session only if you have attended the info talk on debt management and submitted your counselling request to CCS.

Please select a date and time slot from the list that best suits your schedule to ensure that you will not be interrupted during the 45 minutes.

Phone counselling session is conducted in English.

If you need to change your selected time slot, please call 62255 227 during office hours for assistance.

 

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