Child Protection Unit, The Children's Hospital at Westmead

Service Description

Assessment and treatments for children and young people who have been harmed or are at risk of harm due to neglect, physical, sexual and emotional abuse and domestic violence. Services include crisis intervention, medical, forensic and psychosocial assessments, counselling, education, advocacy and consultation with other professionals.

02 9845 2434, 02 9845 0000 (After hours), 132 111 (Child Protection Helpline)

Locked Bag 4001
Westmead, NSW, 2145

Transport Options

Westmead Train Station; Private bus service to main entrance from Westmead station or Parramatta

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri: 8.30am-5pm; 24 hours (On-call Crisis Service)


Referral System

Self referral, Police, Other services, Doctor

Service Fees


Languages (other than English)

Interpreter Services available

Disability Access

Yes. Ground level, Lift, Toilet, Ramp

Organisational Information

Area Served

Western Sydney LHD

Parent Organisation

Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Postal Address

Locked Bag 4001




Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities


Last Updated: 29 March 2023