BAYSIDE COMMUNITY INFORMATION DIRECTORY

Camperdown Child and Family Health: Sydney Local Health District

Phone: 02 9562 0444

Location: 155-157 Livingstone Rd, Marrickville NSW 2204

Web: www.sswahs.nsw.gov.au

Description: Universal Health Home Visiting (UHHV) is offered to all families within two, at most four, weeks of the birth of a baby. The visit includes a holistic psycho social assessment, the provision of health education and referral to appropriate support services if necessary. The home visit is booked by staff at the child and family health nursing central intake. This intake service also makes appointments for clinic consultations and parenting group bookings. Sustained Home Visiting (SHV) is offered to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander women and non-Aboriginal women expecting Aboriginal and/or Torres Islander babies. The service includes education and support during pregnancy and post-natal home visiting from birth to two years. Breastfeeding support sessions to assist mothers managing lactation and associated issues. New Parent Groups for carer networking and support and Introduction to Solids Talks.

Hours: Mon-Fri 8.30-5pm

Contact: Jeanette King Nurse Unit Manager

Referral: Call Central intake 95625400

Disability Access: Yes

Area Served: Marrickville (Camperdown), Leichhardt (Balmain and Glebe), City Of Sydney (Alexandria Park)

Languages (other than English): Interpreter service available

Keywords: Children and Families; Early Childhood Centres; Diet / Nutrition; Pregnancy and Post Natal Services; Hospital Volunteers

Alternative Names: Marrickville Early Childhood Clinic

Parent Organisation: Sydney Local Health District.

© LINCS Community Directory (Marrickville) [3351] Last Full Review: 8Feb16

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