Service Contact Details

Arapiles Building

83 Baillie St,  Horsham,  VIC,  3400

Tel: 03 5381 9333     Fax: 03 5381 9330

Service Description/Overview

The Social Work Department provides counselling and support for in-patients and their immediate families. Community members can also make an appointment to see the Social Worker. Sometimes an illness can lead to social, emotional, financial or practical problems in a person's life. Support and assistance can be given in a variety of areas including:

  • Adjusting to illness
  • Lifestyle changes
  • Loss and grief
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Relationships with family and friends
  • Stroke and cancer support for patient and family
  • Accommodation at major hospitals for relatives
  • Information on Power of Attorney, guardianship and administration
  • General information on community resources and referral

Additional Information

9.00am - 4.00pm, Mon - Fri.

Fees

None

Area Serviced

Horsham & district

Eligibility

Appointment preffered.

No referral necessary.