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Psychological Therapy Services (PTS) Carers stream

About

Psychology sessions for people who provide personal care, support and assistance to another individual due to disability, medical condition (including terminal or chronic illness), mental illness or are frail and aged. Please note: A person is not eligible if they provide care for payment, as a volunteer for an organisation, or as part of the requirements of a course of education or training.

A referral must be made by a GP or Psychiatrist. To refer to all PTS streams, referrers can call the PTS intake line on 1800 223 365.


Available to
  • Carers
For GP use: IAR Level of Care
  • Moderate intensity
  • High intensity
Areas serviced
  • Blue Mountains
  • Hawkesbury
  • Lithgow
  • Penrith
Is there a cost?
No
Is a Referral needed?
Yes
Do I need to book?
Yes
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Opening hours
Intake 9am - 5pm

Services provided
  • In person
  • Over the phone

In home service
  • No
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