MERIT Program Northern Sydney

Service Description

A program to engage people with drug problems and local court matters into drug and alcohol treatment. It operates on a pre-plea basis and is a three month program. Once approved for the program, a case manager will work to develop a treatment plan that includes treatment options. After the three month period, clients return to court to have their matters dealt with. It is a voluntary program.

02 9462 9199

Level 1, RNS Community Health Centre, 2C Herbert St
St Leonards, NSW, 2065

Hours of Operation

Mon - Fri: 8.30am - 5pm


Referral System

Via courts, Magistrates, solicitor, self, Police- MERIT program must be 18

Service Fees


Organisational Information

Area Served

Northern Sydney LHD

Parent Organisation

Northern Sydney Local Health District

Other Information

Facilities Available

Includes Hornsby and Manly

Volunteering Opportunities


Last Updated: 20 June 2024