GPH Service

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health,Chronic Disease Management

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Chronic Disease Management

Free care coordination services for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders 16 years and over in Southern NSW. This program is suitable for clients with chronic and complex health conditions such as Diabetes, Heart Disease and Respiratory Disease.

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Area this services covers

Bega Valley and Cooma - Monaro, Eurobodalla, Goulburn, Queanbeyan and Yass, Shoalhaven, Illawarra and Canberra

Who is the service for?

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders

Who can refer?

GP

How do I refer?

To qualify for this program you must be Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, have at least one pre-existing chronic condition and have a GP Management Plan (GPMP) formulated by your GP. Your GP must also be signed up to PIP IHI in order to refer you.

Service website : https://www.gph.org.au/our-health-services/chronic-disease-management/


OTHER SERVICES IN THIS LOCATION

headspace Bega

headspace is the National Youth mental Health Foundation. We deliver services and support to young people aged 12–25 and their family and friends in four key areas - mental health, physical & sexual health, work school & study, alcohol & other drugs.headspace can provide you with access to a range of health workers who have specific expertise in working with young people - including psychologists, social workers, alcohol and drug workers, counsellors, vocational workers, and youth workers.

1800 959 844

https://headspace.org.au/headspace-centres/bega/


Integrated Recovery Services

A Mental health program for adults with enduring and complex needs.Provided within GPH by a team of credentialed Allied Health Professionals and Mental Health Peer Workers.Other supports and services are also engaged in care planning and service provision

1800 228 987


Suicide Prevention Risk De-escalation Program

A six week, assessment, planning and distress tolerance service for those at mild to moderate risk of suicide and self-harm.

02 4220 7688