Useful contacts and links

women playing lawn bowls There is a large range of services available to Yarra residents from other agencies and organisations. The health and welfare system is very complex and changes occur often, so we have included some contacts that may be of use to you.

Community Health Centres

For information about physiotherapy, podiatry, dietetics, occupational therapy and other health related services you can contact the following:

North Yarra Community Health Centre

  • Fitzroy 9411 3555
  • Collingwood 9411 4333
  • Carlton 9349 7333

Inner East Community Health Centre

  • Richmond 9429 1811

North Richmond Community Health Centre

  • North Richmond 9429 5477

Advocates

Human Rights & Equal Opportunity Commissioner

  • General Enquiries 1300 369 711
  • Complaints 1300 656 419

Office of the Public Advocate & Guardianship Board

  • 9662 9030

Ethno-Specific Agencies

  • Australian Greek Welfare Society 9388 9998
  • Co-As-It Italian Assistance Society 9347 3555
  • Australian Vietnamese Women’s Welfare Association 9428 9079

Other Numbers

  • Centrelink (Social Security) 13 23 00
  • Veteran Affairs Homecare 13 32 54
  • DisAbility Services 9616 8526
  • Aged Care Hotline (DHS) 1800 500 853
  • Seniors Card 9616 8495
  • Multipurpose Taxi Program 9320 4339
  • Carerlinks North 9495 2500
  • Royal District Nursing Service 9417 1361
  • St Georges Aged Care Assessment Service 9268 0566
  • Alzheimers Australia 24 Hour Dementia Hotline 1800 639 331
  • Do Care Visiting Service 9459 2166
  • Red Cross Medical Transport 9685 9868
  • Royal Dental Hospital 9341 0222

Useful links



Further information
Aged and Disability Services
9205 5285
info@yarracity.vic.gov.au

National Relay Service
TTY
 users phone 133 677 then ask for 03 9205 5555.
Speak & Listen users (speech-to-speech relay) phone 1300 555 727 then ask for 03 9205 5555.
Internet relay users connect to the National Relay Service via www.relayservice.com.au and then ask for 03 9205 5555.

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