In an emergency, always call triple zero (000). It’s a free call from any phone, mobile or phone box.

For other urgent medical issues, go to an Emergency Department.

Our Emergency Departments are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week:

Elderly lady and her carer

We aim to provide carer-friendly health services and a carer-friendly workplace.

We value the work that carers do and acknowledge carers as partners in health care.

We support the NSW Carers (Recognition) Act 2010 and NSW Carers Charter.

We welcome your stories and feedback about your experience in our hospitals. If you have a suggestion for how we can better support carers, please contact: 

Kenneth Lee 
Manager Patient Experience, Co-design and Inclusion
Integrated Care | Northern NSW Local Health District

You can also find all the information contained on the following pages in this handy booklet: Information for Carers.