Multicultural Health Liaison Program

Service Description

Support for women from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Backgrounds, during pregnancy and after childbirth. It ensures that women have access to a Health Care Interpreter, attend parenting education sessions, are aware of services available to help them, reduce social isolation and anxiety, and provide cultural support. Regular contact is maintained with home visits. The program is available through several hospitals in the region.

Alternate Names: MOMS - Mothers, Obstetrics and Multicultural Support Program

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri, hours may vary based on needs

Accessibility

Referral System

Self referral, Doctor, Hospital, Multicultural Health

Service Fees

None

Languages (other than English)

Interpreter Services Available

Organisational Information

Area Served

Hunter New England LHD

Parent Organisation

Hunter New England LHD

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

No

Other Contacts

Maitland Hospital 02 4939 2406 Armidale Hospital 02 6776 1205 Manning Hospital 0411 480 231

Last Updated: 17 November 2017

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