Women's and Children's Hospital (WCH)
The Women's and Children's Hospital is one of the major hospitals in Adelaide and is a teaching hospital of the University of Adelaide, the University of South Australia and Flinders University.
The 315 bed hospital is part of the Children, Youth and Women's Health Service along with the Child and Youth Health (CYH). The Children's and adolescents' wards cater for all paediatric specialities.
The women's wards cater for antenatal, gynaecology, neonatal, and postnatal disciplines. The Hospital is part of the wider Women's and Children's Health Network, which includes the Child and Family Health Service, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service, Metropolitan Youth Health, Women's Health, Yarrow Place, Torrens House and Helen Mayo House.
Coming to the Women's and Children's Hospital - Information for patients and families provides an easy guide to the WCH for consumers and visitors. View the guide here: Coming to the Women's and Children's Hospital
The Kaurna people
Open 24 hours per day, seven days per week.
There is an ATM in the Kermode Street foyer. It accepts most cards, but does not accept deposits.
Bank branches and ATMs on O'Connell Street:
Other banks and credit unions are located in the city centre, a 15-minute walk or a short bus ride south of the Hospital.
Free wireless internet is available throughout the Women's and Children's Hospital.
|Address||72 King William Rd,|
North Adelaide SA 5006
|Phone||(08) 8161 7000|
|Fax||08 8161 7459|
|Social Work Department||Children / Youth (08) 8161 7381 Women (08) 8161 7580|
|Carer Support||(08) 8161 7000|
|Chaplaincy||(08) 8161 7000|
|Volunteer Service||(08) 8161 7000|
|Aboriginal Liaison||•(08) 8161 6237 – Pager 18103 •(08) 8161 9142 – Pager 18105 •(08) 8161 7036 – Pager 18130|
|Telehealth||(08) 8161 7000|
|R.E.A.C.H||(08) 8161 7000|
|CALD Translation||(08) 8161 7000|