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- Calvary Health Care ACT - Calvary Public Hospital
Services include: Calvary Public Hospital is funded by ACT Health and managed by Little Company of Mary Health Care. The hospital is the second major hospital in Canberra providing acute care services to the local community and surrounds. As well as providing an extensive range of inpatient services Calvary Public Hospital also provides ambulatory care and outreach facilities and services.
- Canberra Alliance for Harm Minimisation and Advocacy (CAHMA)
Services include: CAHMA provides a peer based user group run by and for past and present illicit/injecting drug users, their families and friends. CAHMA provides advocacy, assistance and education around issues pertinent to the lives of illicit/injecting drug users.
- Canberra Alliance for Harm Minimisation and Advocacy (CAHMA) - The Connection
Services include: The Connection is an indigenous peer based support service run by and for past or present illicit/injecting drug users. We provide advocacy and assistance and education around issues relevant to illicit/injecting drug users.
- Canberra Rape Crisis Centre (CRCC)
Services include: At CRCC we provide confidential counselling and support for women and children who have experienced any form of sexual assault recently or in the past. We provide a crisis support telephone line, Indigenous community support, counselling to victims and their families, and community education programs.
- Capital Health Network - Closing the Gap Program
Services include: Care coordination and assistance to access allied health providers, medical specialists and specialised medical equipment to people who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples. Patients must have one or more of the following conditions: diabetes, cardiovascular disease (e.g. heart attack/stroke), chronic respiratory disease (e.g. asthma/bronchitis/emphysema), chronic kidney disease or cancer and have a current care plan. For more information call a care coordinator on 6287 8099.
- Katungul Aboriginal Corporation Community & Medical Services - Bega
Services include: Katungul ACC&MS provides culturally appropriate health care to Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander communities on the far South Coast of NSW. Our staff is committed to providing high quality treatment and services in a culturally appropriate way.
- Moruya Community Health
Services include: Provides a range of community services.
- NATSIHWA - National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Worker Association
- Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Service
Services include: A holistic Aboriginal community controlled health service providing excellence in individual, family and community care including medical, social and emotional care. Our services include GP, Psychology, Midwifery, Hearing and Dietetic services, please see within for more information.
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.
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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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