Community Health Services

Services provided to children, young people and families exist at community health centres throughout Hunter New England Local Health District. The range of primary care health options means that families can often receive assistance outside a hospital environment and close to home.

A multitude of services are available for families, including immunisation clinics (Greater Newcastle only), genetics services, speech pathology, vision screening, hearing screening, child and family health nursing services, along with many more.

John Hunter Children's Hospital

HNEkidshealth is The Children, Young People and Families Directorate of Hunter New England Local Health District which integrates a range of health care services designed to meet their ever-changing health needs of babies, children, young people and their families.

This single network brings together the vast range of hospital and community-based services in the Lake Macquarie, Upper and Lower Hunter, Port Stephens, Lower Mid North Coast and Greater Newcastle regions.

Children's services at hospitals across the region include, John Hunter Children's Hospital, Manning, Maitland, Cessnock, Kurri Kurri, Muswellbrook, Scone and Singleton as well as a wide range of community-based services including mental health.

HNEkidshealth links clinical services for children, young people and their families, with professional disciplines within the geographic regions of the Hunter and New England. HNEkidshealth provides an accessible integrated system of health care throughout the region.

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