Social Work and Aboriginal Health St Vincents Hospital

Service Description

Social workers are able to assist patients , their families and carers with personal and practical challenges when illness occurs. The Aboriginal HealthTeam works closely with social workers to support needs of Aboriginal patients, their families and carers. Counselling and emotional support are provided for circumstances such as anxiety about illness or hospitalisation, family issues, crisis and trauma, bereavement, transfer of care arrangements, rehabilitation, financial concerns, legal matters, domestic violence, crime victims, mental health, drug and alcohol, aged care, gambling, ongoing support.

http://www.stvincents.com.au

02 8382 2213

socialwork@stvincents.com.au

02 8382 2401

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Level 4, De Lacy Building, St Vincent's Hospital, 390 Victoria St
Darlinghurst, NSW, 2010

Transport Options

Bus

Hours of Operation

8:30am-5:00pm

Accessibility

Referral System

Self referral or other services

Service Fees

None

Languages (other than English)

Telephone interpreter

Disability Access

Yes

Organisational Information

Area Served

NSW

Parent Organisation

St Vincent's Hospital

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

Yes

Last Updated: 26 September 2017

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