1. General Health and Development



    Services/programs

      Dental

    • Oral Health Program (ISCH)

      Provides a range of general dental care and emergency pain relief.

      Contact: 9525 1300

      Provided by: Star Health

      Referral by: Anyone

    • General Health

    • After Hours GP helpline

      Provides telephone medical advice and support at night, weekends and on public holidays.

      Contact: 1800 022 222

      Provided by: Healthdirect Australia

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Community Health Nursing (CCHS)

      Provides a nursing service to both primary and secondary educational settings. Available...

      Contact: 9076 6776

      Provided by: Caulfield Community Health Service

      Referral by: Requires a mutually agreed referral from both the...

    • National Health Service Directory (NHSD)

      Provides health professionals and consumers access to online information about health services.

      Provided by: Healthdirect Australia

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Nurse-On-Call

      Provides a phone service for immediate, expert health advice from a registered nurse.

      Contact: 1300 606 024

      Provided by: Healthdirect Australia

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Self Help Registration and On-line Support (DHHS)

      Provides face to face support for Self-Service registration to allow access for Centrelink and...

      Contact: 13 686 237 or 1800 686 237

      Provided by: Department of Health and Human...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • General Health and Development

    • Amaze Information Service

      The Amaze Information Support Line provides support to autistic people, their supporters, their...

      Contact: 1300 308 699

      Provided by: Amaze

      Referral by: Anyone, Anyone

    • Breastfeeding Support Service (City of Glen Eira)

      Provides breastfeeding support for families. Support provided by Maternal and Child Health nurses...

      Contact: 0459 168 542

      Provided by: City of Glen Eira

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Immunisation Sessions (City of Glen Eira)

      Provides community sessions for immunisation at locations across the Glen Eira City Council...

      Contact: 9524 3333

      Provided by: City of Glen Eira

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Hearing

    • National Relay Service (NRS)

      Provides a phone and online solution for people who are deaf, hearing or speech impaired to...

      Contact: 1800 555 660

      Provided by: National Relay Service (NRS)

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Immunisation

    • Immunisation (City of Kingston)

      Provides immunisations through the National Immunisation Program. The service focuses on young...

      Contact: 1300 764 807

      Provided by: City of Kingston

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Immunisation Service (Royal Children's Hospital)

      Provides advice and follow-up of immunisation issues as well as scheduled vaccinations. RCH...

      Contact: 1300 882 924 (option 2) or 9345 6180

      Provided by: Royal Children's Hospital (RCH)

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Monash Immunisation (Monash Medical Centre)

      Provides immunisations in line with the current Immunisation Schedule for both inpatients and...

      Contact: 9594 6320

      Provided by: Monash Medical Centre

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Maternal and Child Health & Breastfeeding

    • Breastfeeding Helpline (ABA)

      Provides telephone advice and support to breastfeeding parents, providing information and...

      Contact: 1800 686 268

      Provided by: Australian Breastfeeding Association

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Community Bubs (Family Life)

      Provides intensive support for families who have an infant.

      Contact: 8599 5433

      Provided by: Family Life

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Kingston Breastfeeding and Support Service

      Provides information and support to families who are experiencing feeding difficulties or...

      Contact: 0438 597 560

      Provided by: City of Kingston

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Maternal and Child Health Line

      Provides parents with telephone information, support and guidance regarding child health,...

      Contact: 13 22 29

      Provided by: Department of Education and...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Maternal and Child Health Service (City of Kingston)

      Provides a service for families with children. It offers support and advice on family health and...

      Contact: 1300 764 807

      Provided by: City of Kingston

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Maternal and Child Health Service (City of Port Phillip)

      Provides support to families in the areas of parenting, health and development, promotion of...

      Contact: 9209 6766

      Provided by: City of Port Phillip

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Maternal and Child Health Service (City of Stonnington)

      Provides physical and developmental assessments of children's health and wellbeing. It also...

      Contact: 8290 7023 or 8290 7027

      Provided by: City of Stonnington

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Pregnancy, Birth & Baby

      Provides information, referral and/or support to pregnant women, partners and families or new...

      Contact: 1800 882 436

      Provided by: Healthdirect Australia

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Safe Sleeping Education Programs

      Provides information about how to sleep your baby safely to reduce the risk of SIDS or fatal...

      Contact: 1300 308 307

      Provided by: SIDS and Kids

      Referral by: Anyone

    • South Eastern Multiple Birth Association (SEMBA)

      Provides a support group for multiple birth families, run by parents of multiples.  Also...

      Provided by: South Eastern Multiple Birth...

      Referral by: Anyone

    • Young and Pregnant Parenting Program (YAPP)

      Provides pregnancy and parenting support for young mothers.

      Contact: 9611 2458

      Referral by: Referrals typically are received via housing access...

    • Sexual and Reproductive Health

    • Pregnancy Advisory Service (RWH)

      Provides information, counselling, support and crisis intervention and referrals for...

      Contact: 8345 3063 Intake line or 8345 3061...

      Provided by: Royal Women's Hospital

      Referral by: Self Referral