Northern Sydney Child Protection Service

Service Description

Provides child protection counselling and child sexual assault services for children, young people and their families or carers. It is for those children and young people who have experienced physical, emotional abuse, including sexual abuse and neglect. It must be substantiated by Community Services or the Joint Investigation Response Team (JIRT). Access to a senior JIRT Health Clinician, Police and Community Services Teams, Out of Home Care Assessment Coordinator and a Child Wellbeing Educator and Coordinator are available. Services for children up to 15 years who have been sexually assaulted, and up to 18 years for child protection.

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm

Accessibility

Referral System

From Statuory Child Protection agencies or the Court system only. Contact Northern Sydney Child Protection Services Duty Work 02 9462 9266. Family and Community Services (FACS)

Service Fees

None

Languages (other than English)

Interpreter Services Available

Disability Access

Yes. Toilet, lift

Organisational Information

Area Served

Northern Sydney LHD

Parent Organisation

Northern Sydney LHD

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

No

Other Contacts

For urgent cases contact Northern Sydney Child Protection Services Duty Worker 02 9462 9266, for urgent referrals and after hours service

Last Updated: 2 July 2018

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