Community Directory

Asbestos Diseases Foundation of Australia Inc

Phone: 02 9637 8759; 1800 006 196 (Helpline)

Fax: 02 9897 3259

Location: AMWU Building, Suite 3, Ground Floor, 133-137 Parramatta Rd, Granville NSW 2142

Mail: PO Box 484, Granville NSW 2142




Description: The Asbestos Diseases Foundation of Australia Inc (ADFA) is a not-for profit organisation working to provide support to people living with asbestos related diseases, family members, carers and friends. ADFA is a community based group and has a long history of being engaged in advocacy work within the Australian community, working to provide information to the community on the dangers of asbestos. The NSW Helpline number is 1800 006 196 and provides a guide to homeowners, workers and the general public on how to deal with asbestos. Information is available to explain about industrial hygienists, asbestos removalists, licensing or how to make a complaint about mishandling of asbestos. It provides a referral service to appropriate authorities. It is also available to carers and sufferers, should they need to talk to someone with experience of their situation.

Hours: Mon-Frid (Office)9-3pm

Contact: Meeting held 2nd Wednesday of Month @ 11:00am Granville

Disability Access: Yes (Parking, ramp, toilet)

Volunteering Note: This service welcomes volunteer assistance, contact for further details.

Keywords: Children and Families; Asbestosis; Cancer; Support Groups; Assessment and Referral Services; Office Work Volunteers; Health Information Services; Community Education; Group Advocacy; Newspapers and Printed Publications; Carers; People with a Disability; Broad Community; Older People; Youth; Women; Men

Alternative Names: ADFA

© IDEAS [1918] Last Full Review: 3Jun20

Disclaimer: All information is supplied by individual service providers and no guarantee can be given as to its accuracy. All details are subject to change without notice. Inclusion of a service does not imply endorsement or recommendation.
Report a problem with this listing