Community Health Services


Community health facilities exist throughout the Hunter New England Local Health District, providing a number of healthcare options outside acute facilities (hospitals).

Multidisciplinary teams provide prevention, early intervention, rehabilitation, transition and therapy services.

Community Health Centres operate from Monday - Friday. For most services appointments are required, with many requiring a referral. Please visit the page of the service you require for additional information.


Hunter Region

Mental Health
Child & Family Health Nursing
First Steps Parenting Centre
Family Care Cottage
Hunter Genetics

HNEkids Rehab Services

Speech Pathology
Transition Care
Violence Prevention
Youth Health Team
Child & Family Health Team
StEPS Vision Screening
Occuptational Therapy


Lower Mid-North Coast

Child & Family Health Nursing
Bright Start (Child Development Clinic)
Aboriginal Maternal & Child Health
Genetics Counselling Service
Occuptation Therapy
Speech Pathology


New England

Tamworth Sexual Assault Service
Tamworth Child Protection Counselling
Tamworth Child Development Service
Tamworth Child & Adolescent Mental Health
Armidale Childhood Health Clinic
Armidale Mother and Babies Service
Armidale Community Dietetics
Armidale Child Protection Counselling
Armidale Sexual Assault Counselling
Armidale Child, Youth and Family Counselling
Aboriginal Child and Family Health (Karrali)
StEPS Vision Screening