chronic disease nursing
Central Bayside Community Health Services has been appointed by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) as a provider of treatment for members of the veteran community who are experiencing problems with alcohol and other substances.

Service Description

This is a free, confidential and non-judgemental Counselling service that is available to serving members and veterans.


A DVA client must be referred for the provision of services by written referral from one of the following:

  • A medical practitioner
  • Personnel of a hospital such as a Discharge Planner
  • A Mental Health or Allied Health practitioner registered under Medicare
  • The Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service (VVCS)

A DVA card is required for this service.


This is a free service – no fees apply.

Book an appointment

To book an appointment or for more information, please phone.