Getting started with care

We’re here to guide you on your care journey and make finding the right type of care as simple as possible.

Our Locations

Discover which of our services are available in your area.

Make a referral for bereavement support

We provide free confidential grief counselling to individuals and families. Use the form below to refer yourself or someone you care for.

Accessing bereavement support

This service is available to family and friends of someone who has died who was known to our palliative care hospitals or community palliative care services.

It’s free of charge if you’re located in the Northern Sydney Local Health District or the South West Sydney Local Health District.

You may wish to read more about our available services and who is eligible on our bereavement support services page

In case of emergency

If you or someone you are with is at immediate risk of harm, or requires urgent assistance, please call:

  • 000, or go to your nearest hospital emergency department

Other services

  • Lifeline: 13 14 11
  • The Mental Health Line: 1800 011 511
  • The Suicide Call Back Service: 1300 659 467
  • Grief Support is also available at Griefline: 1300 845 745 (8am – 8pm)

Make a referral

If you have any questions about our bereavement support services or how to make a referral, please contact us on:

Northern Sydney Local Health District:
1800 427 255 or

South West Sydney Local Health District:
(02) 9756 8878 or

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About the person who died

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