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To get in contact with Barwon Health Mental Health, Drugs and Alcohol Services:
If you are in an emergency situation and are worried about your safety, or someone else’s:
CALL TRIPLE ZERO (000)
For an immediate response.
If you are not in an emergency situation, call our Barwon Health 24/7 Mental Health, Alcohol and Drugs Services triage.
Help, information & referrals
1300 094 187
Language, interpreting and translation supports
I need an interpreter
Find out more about how to organise an interpreter before your visit to one of our services.
If you do not speak English or need support with translation we can help.
How do I organise an interpreter?
Call the Barwon Health 24/7 Help, information & Referrals triage service for Mental Health, Alcohol and Drugs Services using the button below or dialing 1300 094 187:
Tell us you need an interpreter when you make contact with one of our services or on your admission. Our staff will make a booking for an interpreter in your preferred language. Interpreters are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Barwon Health has a dedicated Disability Liaison Officer (DLO) team. Barwon Health DLOs are a multi-disciplinary team that supports people with disability, their families, and carers to access services at Barwon Health.
For more information click here, or contact the Disability Liaison Office on 0434 856 014 (Monday-Friday 8am-4.30pm)
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Consumer Liaison Office
P.O. Box 281
University Hospital Geelong
Geelong VIC 3220
Phone: (03) 4215 1251
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Last Modified: Friday, 14 July 2023