The refugee health nurse co-ordinates access to health care for newly arrived refugee .and assists them to work towards independence. The program also provides ongoing health care and support to immigrant families and individuals.

Program Information

Who is it for?

Migrants, refugees and asylum seekers

How much time will it take?

Initial appointments are 60 to 90 minutes; further appointments are made as required

When is it held?

By appointment

Where is it held?

Ballarat Community Health, 12 Lilburne St, Lucas

Cost

Free

Who provides it?

Qualified nurse

How do I get into the program?

Phone Ballarat Community Health on 5338 4500 for an appointment

Other Information

Waiting times may apply. The intake worker will assess priority. Telephone interpreter services are used as required.