Casey Hospital, telephone 8768 1564
Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, telephone 9594 2290
Cranbourne integrated care centre, telephone 5990 6272
Dandenong, 122 Thomas Street, telephone 9792 8100
Moorabbin Hospital, telephone 9594 2290

Social Workers are available to you for emotional and practical support by looking at your social situation and how kidney failure and its various treatments may impact on your lifestyle.

They operate in conjunction with the treating team to provide support to patients, family members and carers.

Social Workers assist with the following matters that often arise with kidney failure and renal replacement therapy:

  • Adjustment to dialysis
  • Financial and employment issues
  • Accommodation
  • Support services
  • Legal matters
  • Family and relationship issues.