Community-based child & family services

  • Directories for community-based child and family services:


    Please follow this link to find out more about telehealth services
     Human Services Directory An extensive and up-to-date list of community based healthcare providers, including GPs, paediatricians, psychologists, dieticians, dentists, maternal child health services and much more.

    CSD - Clinical Services Directory

    The RCH CSD includes possible local services.
    Tip for searching: enter the condition or clinical term first (e.g. eg diabetes)to find possible services. 'Community' or 'outreach' can also be useful terms.

    Community Services 


    Children with a Disability
    Audiology services
    Dental services
    Mother & baby units
    Occupational Therapists (Private)
    Speech Pathologists

    Nurse on call

    Tel 1300 60 60 24 - available 24/7 (for the cost of a local call). 
    If you are finding it difficult to see your GP or as an alternative to a possible long wait in a busy Emergency Department, Nurse-on-call may be helpful.

    Mental health

     Contacts for regionalised mental health services and tips for navigating.

    Support groups

    An A-Z listing of relevant Victorian contacts related to child health.