RCH Community Information (formerly Safety Centre)

  1. About this service

    The Royal Children's Hospital Community Information team (formerly Safety Centre) provides information on safety promotion and injury prevention. Utilising clinical knowledge from hospital staff, experience and up-to-date data, the Community Information team educates the community on ways to prevent unintentional injury, covering topics such as: car and road safety, poisoning prevention, burns and scalds prevention, falls prevention, water safety, outdoor safety, choking prevention and home safety. The service provides information and advice, sale of safety products and collaborative health promotion initiatives. A directory of organisations that provide information on injury prevention and safety promotion is also available on the website.

      • Service name

        RCH Community Information (formerly Safety Centre)

      • Service address

        50 Flemington Road Parkville VIC 3052
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      • Phone

        9345 5085

      • Twitter

        https://twitter.com/RCHMelbourne

      • Urgency levels

        Some Help, Just Curious

      • Service area

        City of Kingston,City of Glen Eira,City of Port Phillip,City of Stonnington

      • Service hours

        Array

      • Age group

        Maximum age 18 years

      • Service type

        INDIVIDUAL

      • Costs

        No Costs

      • Languages (other than English)

        Yes

      • Disability access

        Yes

      • Drop in service

        No

    More information for teachers, wellbeing staff and service professionals

      • Secondary consult

        Yes

      • Who can refer

        Anyone

      • Referral mode

        No