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Western Sydney Local Health District - Peer Services

Phone: 02 9840 3868

Location: Ground Floor, Mental Health Library, Building 29, Cumberland Hospital, Parramatta NSW 2124

Mail: Locked Bag 7118, Parramatta NSW 2124

Email:

Web: www.wslhd.health.nsw.gov.au

Description: Provides individual and systemic advocacy, peer support and information for consumers using inpatient and community based mental health services in WSLHD. Also provides consumer perspective training for service staff and students. Specialty areas include young people, adults, aged care, forensic psychiatry, rehabilitation, community, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. Peer Services staff utilize their lived and living experience as well as other training to provide a peer support service to consumers.

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

Contact: 02 9840 3585, 0439 660 535

Referral: Consumer self referral, workers may refer with consumer permission

Transport: Close to buses and trains (Westmead Station 15min)

Disability Access: Yes (ground floor and toilet)

Area Served: Western Sydney LHD

Languages (other than English): Interpreting service is available if required

Keywords: ATSI; Youth; Older People; People with a Disability; Complaints; Consumer Protection; Mental Health Services; Rehabilitation Services; Support Groups; Individual Advocacy; Aged and Disability Information Services; Psychology and Psychiatry; Assessment and Referral Services; Systemic Advocacy

Alternative Names: Western Sydney Local Health District - Mental Health Consumer Network

Parent Organisation: Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD)

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