Do you need medical care or advice?

If you or your child are unwell and not sure where to go, call healthdirect on 1800 022 22 for free health advice anytime, day or night. A registered nurse will ask some questions and connect you with the right care.

You can also use the healthdirect Symptom Checker or healthdirect Service Finder.

If it’s an emergency, call Triple Zero (000) or go to an Emergency Department.

Find details on emergency services, plus parking, and directions to over 200 public hospitals in NSW. 

Stay informed about the options available to you and prioritise your well-being.

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Mental health support

Find counselling services and mental health support programs. Immediate and ongoing support is available to everyone in NSW.

Serious illness and injury

Information for people with a serious injury or chronic illness. Find support services, financial help for living and medical expenses, your rights and responsibilities at work, emotional support and more.

Tertiary health study subsidies

This program provides subsidies to students studying a health qualification and incentives worth up to $12,000 to work in NSW Health.

Health information


Official NSW Government information on COVID-19 (coronavirus) for residents, businesses and visitors to New South Wales.

Influenza (flu)

Information about influenza and flu vaccines.

A to Z health topics

Browse hundred of topics on the NSW Health website including disease fact sheets, medical services and advice on staying healthy for all ages.

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