Mental Health Facilities in the Illawarra.
Mental Health problems is a growing area in Australia. I have researched the facilities (helplines and community health centres e.t.c) available for people in the Illawarra suffering from Mental Health problems.
I found there is a good range of facilities (listed below) that people with Mental Health problems can go to.
Adolescent Mental Health Service
19-21 Gipp St
PH: 042 294 077
This service esspecially accomodates for adolecents with mental health problems.
Bellambi Community Health Centre
Rotary Rd and Cawley Rd
PH: 02 4284 2478
Community Mental Health, Urunga Parade MHC
8 Urunga Parade
Fairy Meadow Mental Health Services
Cnr Princes hwy and Douglas Rd
PH: 042 852 140
FAX: 042 843 071
Most general health care centres provide a basic amount of facilities for people with menatl health issues but still have limitations and if the problem is bad enough will refer the patient to somewhere with better facilities to accommodate that particular individual.
Illawarra Child Development Centre
PH: 02 4228 4177
FAX: 02 4227 3149
These facilities are designed particularly to help the development of children with all types of disabilities including mental health problems.
Cnr Douglas Rd and Princes Hwy
PH: 042 852 140
Maneen House Living Skills Centre
4 Colleen Grove
PH: 042 273 626
Living skills centres are facilities provided for the education of people with disabilities, teaching them how to care for themselves e.t.c
Migrant Health Service
26 Lake Ave
PH: 042 746 233
FAX: 042 764 546
Mobile Treatment Team
2 Urunga Pde
PH: 042 272 777
FAX: 042 271 841
Nowra Mental Health Service
70 Berry St
PH: 02 4422 6066
Nowra/Ulladulla MHS Extended Hours (Shoalhaven)