DPPHE Community Services Program

CanTeen - The Australian Organisation for Young People Living with Cancer

Location:  Level 11, 130 Elizabeth Street  Sydney  NSW  2000
Post: P.O. Box 3821  Sydney  NSW  2001
Phone: (02) 9007 0190
Fax: (02) 9283 4844
Web:  www.canteen.org.au
Service CanTeen helps young people cope with cancer in their family. Through CanTeen, they learn to explore and deal with their feelings about cancer, connect with other young people in the same boat and if they’ve been diagnosed themselves, we also provide specialist, youth-specific treatment teams.

 

The Compassionate Friends NSW Inc

Location:  Room 802, Level 8, 32 York Street, Sydney 2000
Post: GPO Box 1303, Sydney 2001
Phone: (02) 9290 2355
Fax: (02) 9290 2445
Web: www.thecompassionatefriends.org.au
Service: Provides friendship and support for grandparents, parents and siblings after the death of a child. 

 

Macular Disease  Foundation Australia

Location:  Suite 902, Level 9-447 Kent Street  Sydney  NSW  2000
Phone: (02) 8268 8403
Fax: (02) 9261 8912
Web: www.mdfoundation.com.au
Service: Provides information and education to increase awareness and understanding of Macular Degeneration (MD) including risk reduction and early detection; supports the training of eye health professional students and workers within the health care sector on MD and low vision services; and provides accessible support services for people with MD.

 

St George Cancer Support Group

Location:  St George Community Centre, Premier Street, Kogarah 2217
Phone: PO Box 11, Kogarah 1485
Fax: (02) 9526 8604
Web: n/a
Service: Support and information for people with cancer in the St George area.

 

St John Ambulance Australia (NSW)

Location:  Level 1/9 Deane Street  Burwood  NSW  2134
Phone: (02) 9745 8703
Fax: (02) 9745 8885
Web: www.stjohnnsw.com.au
Service: Provides education on first aid and volunteer service.

 

St Vincent de Paul – Matthew Talbot Homeless Services Health Clinic

Location:  22 Talbot Place, Woolloomooloo 2011
Post: PO Box 180, Kings Cross 1340
Phone: (02) 9358 8139
Fax: (02) 9331 0352
Web: www.vinnies.org.au
Service: Medical, drug and alcohol assessment, referral and psychiatric liaison services. 

 

The Wayside Chapel – Community Services Centre

Location:  29 Hughes Street, Potts Point 2011
Post: PO Box 66, Potts Point 1335
Phone: (02) 9581 9100
Fax: (02) 9581 9150
Web: www.thewaysidechapel.com.au
Service: Information, advocacy and referral to those disadvantaged by homelessness, mental health issues, alcohol and other drugs.