Department of Forensic Medicine Grief Counselling Services

Service Description

Counselling services are provided to relatives and friends of a person whose death is being investigated by the Coroner. Support is given to assist with the grieving and trauma, and to offer information and counselling that will assist with the grief. Services available for a death caused by homicide, suicide or any other circumstances warranting investigation.

02 9563 9000

02 9563 9199

Forensic Medicine and Coroners Court Complex, 1A Main Ave
Lidcombe, NSW, 2141

Transport Options

Bus from Lidcombe train station

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri: 8.30am-4.30pm


Referral System

Referred by Police, Self referral

Service Fees


Languages (other than English)

Interpreter services available

Disability Access


Organisational Information

Area Served

Western Sydney

Parent Organisation

NSW Department of Justice

Postal Address

PO Box 162




Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities


Other Contacts

For people outside of Sydney, the Local Court may assist with appropriate services in your area. If no counsellor is available, the Department of Forensic Medicine at Lidcomewill assist.

Last Updated: 23 September 2019