Social Work aims to identify and address the psychosocial impacts of illness and hospitalisation for patients and their families by providing a range of services which increase quality of life and participation in care.
Social Work also assists patients and their families with a smooth transition from hospital to home.
Social Work provides a range of services including:
Groups are also facilitated in areas such as Brain Tumour Support, Living with Cancer, Cardiac, Dialysis, Burns and Diabetes Education Group.Social Work provides services in a range of locations and clinical specialities including:
In 2000, Social Work Services provided 20,031 occasions of service to 4,050 Inpatients and 6,609 occasions of service to 1,528 Outpatients.
The Alfred Drink Driver Course is an eight-hour education session to help facilitate individuals in having their licence restored. Our course is run over two weeks on Wednesday evenings. We are a Victorian Department of Health accredited agency (No. 97/055), a member of Victorian Association of Drink Driver Services and will provide participants with a certificate upon successful completion of the course. Our agency is able to provide further licencing assessments should these be required. Further assessments are determined by the severity of your drink driving offence. Licence eligibility assessments and interlock assessments can be booked through further discussion with our agency.
Drink Drive Course Details
Time: 5.00 pm – 9.00 pm
When: Bi-monthly – Wednesday evenings
Location: Alfred Hospital AMREP classrooms
Please contact 9076 3026 for further enquiries and bookings.
Please note a minimum number of 10 participants is required to run course otherwise course will be cancelled.