Community Directory
Local Health Services

Hobart District Nurses – 6250 9000, Fax: 6250 9090
1614 Main Road, Nubeena
The District Nurses primarily provides Home and Community Care (HACC) to under 65yrs and Community Home Support Programme (CHSP) to over 65yrs, services include Community Nursing and Community Care to the greater Hobart region.
For more information visit: Hobart District Nursing

Nubeena Child Health Centre – 6265 6601
Health promotion and individual consultation for the well-being of children and infants. Visiting the MPS (from Sorell Community Health Centre).

Family Support Service – 6265 1155
Pittwater Community Centre, 34 Hoffman Street, Midway Point 7171

Dr Mercado – 6265 8700
1/52 Carlton Beach Road, Dodges Ferry

Mental Health Support – 6213 3555
Anglicare (Sorell): Personal helpers and mentors program

Relationships Australia – 1300 364 277 – www.tas.relationships.org.au
Offers counselling for families, couples and individuals.

Sorell Family Practice – 6265 2341
42 Cole Street, Sorell 7172

Sorell Community Health Centre – 6265 6601
57 Cole Street, Sorell
Services include: social work, child health, speech pathology, physiotherapy, podiatry, continence, dietician and oral health.

Sorell Carers Group – 1800 242 636

South Eastern Community Care – 6269 1200
Community nurses, community transport and aged care

Volunteer Ambulance – 1300 303 196

Tasman Pharmacy – 6250 2788
1634 Main Road, Nubeena  7184

Tasman Cancer Support Group
To socialise with and support those whose lives are affected by cancer and everyday life worries.Everybody welcome
3rd Monday of the month, 2pm at Lavender Farm. Contact: Ethel – 0447502451 or Rosemary – 0438 503 170

Uniting Aged Care: Ningana – 6269 1000
Residential aged care

Royal Hobart Hospital – 6222 8308

Family Planning Tasmania
– 6273 9117
Staffed by experienced doctors and nurses who deliver quality care and advice in sexual and reproductive health.
Open Monday – Friday, 9.30am – 5pm
www.fpt.asn.au

LifeLine Counselling Service – 131114
Anonymous and confidential counselling and help.

Domestic Violence Crisis Service –  1800 633 937
Free, confidential service.

Alcohol and Drug Information – 1800 811 994

Mental Health Service – 1800 332 388
Professional service provided to adults. Support, referral and counselling for mental health. Visiting the Tasman Health and Community Service.

Ambulance Service – 1800 008 008
For non-urgent calls and information.

Sexual Assault Support – 62 311 817
Counselling and information service.

Suicide Prevention Hotline – 1300 659 467

Legal Aid
– 1300 366 611
For advice, representation and referral on legal matters.