Emergency Assistance is available to help people in times of financial crisis.

Emergency-Assistance

Gippsland Lakes Community Health may be able to help you with:

  • Food parcels or food items
  • Financial assistance – to help pay bills or buy groceries
  • Financial assistance – to help you purchase goods such as clothes, bedding etc 

For more information, please contact:

Assessment and Response Worker on 5155 8300

Assessment and Response

When you contact us about our social support and counselling services, or are referred to us, the first person you talk to is usually part of our assessment and response team. They will:

  • take or confirm your contact details
  • talk to you about, and assess, your needs
  • give you information about our services and your rights and responsibilities as a client of GLCH
  • organise an appointment for you or arrange for a service to contact you
  • provide information and referral to services outside of GLCH as necessary
  • provide assistance to meet any immediate need

For more information contact: 5155 8300