CAP Australia is a Christian charity that partners with local churches to provide vital debt counselling and budgeting services to Australian families. With 198 partner churches across the nation, CAP believes all Australians should live free from the burden of overwhelming debt. CAP proactively teaches good financial wellbeing to all Australians, regardless of their situation, providing all services free of charge.

Why donate to CAP?

Freedom from debt

Your support equips local churches in providing community & freedom to families facing poverty because of debt

Financial wellbeing

Your donation helps fund CAP Money Coaching, helping everyday Australians improve their financial wellbeing

Practical help

CAP provides a practical answer to one of society’s most pressing problems: overwhelming levels of debt


It’s important to know where your money goes. Check out the last few years of annual reports for more information.

Leadership Team

Rosie Kendall

Chief Executive

Drew Turner

Senior Leader
Corporate Services

Sally Evans

Senior Leader
People & Culture

Phill Pickering

Senior Leader
Service Design

Board of Directors

Paul Derham

Chairman of the Board

Rob Fryer

Board Member

Cathie Dixon

Board Member

Matthew Hunt

Board Member

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Be inspired by CAP Founder John Kirkby’s faith-filled story of CAP’s beginning and early growth.

CAP International

CAP Australia is part of a global movement. Beginning in the UK in 1996, Christians Against Poverty has since expanded to an international family.

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Vision Statement

To equip a movement of churches to serve and include the poor, while confidently proclaiming Jesus.

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