Social Work

The St George Hospital Social Work Department provides social work services to all the main wards of the hospital, as well as a number of Outpatient Departments. The social work service provides a range of services including counselling, advocacy, practical and emotional support, and residential aged care placements.

The Service operates Monday to Friday, with a separate weekend service for areas such as Emergency, Intensive Care, Rehabilitation, MAU and Maternity/Paediatrics.

The social work service also provides an Afterhours Crisis On Call service 7 days per week for urgent matters.