Health Services

Murwillumbah District HospitalMurwillumbah District Hospital

Ewing Street. ph:  6672 1822. Emergency: 000.
Auxilliary – Fund raising to provide added comfort and equipment to patients that is not provided by Government. Meets 2.00pm, 3rd Monday of each month – Staff Development Room; Murwillumbah Hospital. Contacts: Mrs Joyce Kelly – President – 6677 7415; Mrs Peg Van Bael – Secretary – 72 4891
Pink Ladies – Volunteers help to provide for the non-medical requirements of patients under the supervision of nursing staff. Hrs 9.30am-12.30pm. Contact: Mrs Noreen Ring 72 1095


North Coast NSW Area Health Service MurwillumbahCommunity Health Centre

The Community Health team provides a wide range of services listed below. We aim to improve the health of the people in the Murwillumbah district by working with individuals, families, other service providers and the wider community. Appointments are necessary for most services in Community Health, made either by phone, or in person. General community health service, community nursing, child health, mental health, counseling, dietary and health education, drug/alcohol services.
Ewing Street, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 0277, Hours: 8.30am-5pm



Leukaemia & Cancer Research Society Inc.Leukaemia & Cancer Research Society Inc.

A Volunteer Organisation that does fundraising for palliative care patients. Provides support for cancer patients and their families. Meetings: 1st Fri each month 11.00am Upstairs Court House Hotel, Murwillumbah
Margeret Roach, Mountain View Vilage.


Home Care Service of NSW - MurwillumbahHome Care Service of NSW – Murwillumbah

Provides assistance at home to aged; disabled and families in times of illness; crisis or stress. Hours: 8.30am – 4.30pm – Mon-Fri.
5/2 King Street, Murwillumbah
ph: Mrs Diana Schiller 6672 3904


Al-Anon Family Group MurwillumbahAl-Anon Family Group

For over 55 years, Al-Anon (which includes Alateen for younger members) has been offering strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers. I.
Meetings: Weekly 8.00pm Saturday, Autumn Club, 16 Tumbulgum Road.
ph: 6676 6012 (Ross).


Alcoholics Anonymous Murwillumbah Tweed ValleyAlcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.  Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety.
Hours: Any time. Meetings: 7.30pm at the Autumn Club each Saturday.
ph: 6672 5523 (Esme); 6676 6012 (Sue).


Murwillumbah & Tweed Valley Diabetes Support GroupMurwillumbah & Tweed Valley Diabetes Support Group

Meetings: 3rd Tues at M’bah Bowling Club, Condong St, M’bah 7.00pm.
ph: Mr Stanley Webster – Chairman – 6672 2915; Mrs Jan Smith – Secretary – 6672 1502.


Stroke Support Group MurwillumbahStroke Support Group

Volunteer Organisation: An association to promote support; self-help and social activities for stroke affected people. Location: Tweed Heads Community Health Centre.
ph: Lloyd Connolly 6636 1021; 6674 1343.


The Compassionate Friends MurwillumbahThe Compassionate Friends

The Compassionate Friends of bereaved parents. Coffee mornings every second Thurs at 10am at 225 Byangum Rd.
ph: Mrs Lorraine Grennan 6672 3219.


Meals on Wheels MurwillumbahMeals on Wheels Murwillumbah

Nutritious midday meal delivered daily by cheerful volunteers to those unable to cook or shop for themselves.
P.O. Box 821, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 8267


Tweed Palliative SupportTweed Palliative Support

Tweed Palliative Support is a not-for-profit free home-based community volunteer service providing practical assistance and support for people diagnosed with a life-threatening illness.
We spend a lot of our time fundraising so we can offer support to our clients, provide transport to and from treatment and Doctors appointments, and provide respite and practical assistance to our clients and their families.
P.O.Box 458, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 8459

 

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