For public holiday hours, please contact this service.
Billing: No Fee
Wheelchair access: Yes
The social work team can offer:
– Support for adjustment to recent diagnosis, significant health condition, including chronic health conditions.
– Short term counselling / casework support for social and psychological needs relating to adjustment to changes in health conditions, treatments and recovery.
– Services for partners, family members, carers and meaningful others who are affected by the illness of someone.
– Counselling support for health related reactive depression.
To access this service, patients must be ACT Residents who are at least 18 years old and are not receiving counselling or social work services elsewhere. Access to Community Care Social Work is via the Community Health Intake (CHI) on (02) 6207 9977 (8:00am-5:00pm Mon-Fri and 8:00am-3:30pm Wednesdays – excluding public holidays).