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- Canberra Hospital - Canberra Region Cancer Centre
Services include: Cancer Services comprise several highly skilled teams, including Medical and Radiation Oncology, Haematology, Surgery, Bone marrow transplant and Palliative care to provide comprehensive services to patients and their carers with cancer and related illnesses. We are committed to reducing the burden of cancer in the ACT and surrounding region through high quality treatment, research and education.
- Monaro Community Access Service Inc.
Services include: MCAS is a ‘first to know’ service that work in partnership with Specialist Homeless Services supporting people in the community known to be most at risk of homelessness, for example people experiencing domestic violence, rough sleepers, young people leaving care, people with mental health issues and people living in unsafe conditions. Current programs are Advocacy, Family Violence Support, Work Development Orders, Financial/Food assistance and education groups in relation to earlier mentioned programs.
- Palliative Care ACT
Services include: Palliative Care ACT lobby and promote the delivery of quality care at end of life, and to offer compassion and support to the terminally ill, their carers and family. We also run a large and proficient volunteers program at the ACT Hospice (Clare Holland House), patients' homes, residential aged care facilities, Life Stories and at the Day Hospices.
- Prostate Cancer Support Group ACT Region
Services include: Non-profit Canberra based organisation of volunteers, funded by charitable donations. Membership of the Group is open and free. The Group belongs to a nationwide network of similar Groups affiliated with, and assisted by, the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA). Our aim is to help reduce the impact of Prostate Cancer on families in Canberra and the surrounding region. We provide support to men and their partners on an individual basis and through monthly meetings which are open to all people. We also have a comprehensive library of materials that relate to prostate cancer health and treatment and provide information through our web site.
- The Junction Youth Health Service
Services include: The Junction Youth Health Service provides free primary health care and supports services to young people aged 12 to 25, along with their dependants. We have a particular focus on young people who are homeless or otherwise experience (or are at risk of) disadvantage. Services include GPs; nurses; paediatric & antenatal care; smoking cessation support; drug & alcohol counselling; case management; youth work support; and outreach to schools, other services and individuals. The Junction also provides information, education, and advocacy on health issues affecting young people in the Canberra region.
- The Salvation Army - Canberra City Corps - 3R
Services include: A dedicated alcohol support service providing a non residential rehabilitation program for people aged 12 years and over, and their families, wanting to address their alcohol and other drug issues.
New Canberra Hospital visiting hours
Visiting hours at Canberra Hospital have changed to 0600 to 2100, except for Mental Health and the Alcohol & Drug Service.
For serious illness or injury requiring urgent attention, call 000 or go to your local hospital Emergency Department.
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For ongoing comprehensive healthcare for everyone, including those with acute problems, children under two years and those with complex medical problems, see this listing of GP's by suburb.
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South Eastern New South Wales
For a complete list of hospitals and health services in the South East region of New South Wales, see this listing from NSW Health.
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