SERH, Social Work Service
Social workers are a part of your health care team which can include allied health, medical and nursing staff. We provide counselling and support, psychoeducation, information and referrals to community counselling, housing, financial, legal and other service providers.
All SNSWLHD social work services are provided within the guidelines and ethics of the Australian Association of Social Work (AASW) and NSW Health.
Social Work services can assist you with:
domestic and family violence
child and family health
women’s health, including termination and pregnancy support
sudden unexpected death
adjustment to diagnosis, accident or chronic health conditions like cancer, diabetes, cardiac and renal conditions
bereavement, grief and loss support
palliative care end of life discussions
|Address||4 Virginia Drive,|
Bega NSW 2550
|Phone||1800 999 880|
You don’t need a Doctor’s referral. Contact SNSWLHD Central Intake on 1800 999 880 or SNSWLHD-CommunityIntake@health.nsw.gov.au . Or if you are in hospital, tell the ward clerk or nursing staff if you or a family member wish to see a social worker.