Phone or SMS

0405123691

Site developed with clinical review February 2018

Last updated June 2019. 6 monthly review.

WHERE TO GO

FOR TREATMENT

Here is some info about where to go, or just give the hepatitis health promotion officer a call!

 

Cairns Sexual Health Service offers hep C treatment, and you are welcome to bring your friends in too.  No appointment needed.

Monday        8:30am 11:30am and 1pm -3:30pm

Tuesday       8:30am 11:30am and 1pm -3:30pm

Wednesday 8:30am 11:30am and 1pm -3:30pm

Thursday      8:30am 11:30am and 1pm -6.00pm

Friday            1pm–3::30pm

Cairns Sexual Health Service is upstairs at Cairns North Community Health Facility (opposite Tobruk Pool), 381 Sheridan St, Cairns North. Easy parking and on the bus route.

 

You can phone or SMS the hepatitis health promotion officer at 0405 123 691 for more information.

Many general practitioners (GPs) have the knowledge to treat hep C, as do Aboriginal Medical Services.

Finding a doctor to treat your hep C:

  • phone or SMS the hepatitis health promotion officer at Cairns Sexual Health to help find a doctor in your area ph 0405 123 691

  • search the Hepatitis Queensland treatment directory

  • ask your local GP clinic or Aboriginal Medical Service

  • Talk to nurse Penny Fox at the Cairns Hospital Liver Clinic ph 4226 7224. The Liver Clinic manages people with cirrhosis and liver diseases, and they run hep C treatment outreach clinics in many towns around the Cairns area, and at Lotus Glen Prison and a clinic at Cairns Hospital.

Many languages

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community members

All Good by our friends at ASHM has information for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

 

The Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council of NSW have kindly let us link to their information and story page. Click HERE to open their page.

Ask your local Aboriginal Medical Service about treatment, or give Cairns Sexual Health Service a call, or drop in to see them.

All Good has the following languages: Torres Strait Yumplatok, Urdu, Punjabi, Hindi, Tamil, Simplified Chinese, Bahasa Indonesia, Dari, Pashto, Khmer, Vietnamese Tiếng Vit, Thai, Burmese, Lao, Bahasa Melayu

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Vietnamese and Arabic factsheets

The Ethnic Communities Council of Queensland have kindly let us link to their hep C information in Vietnamese and Arabic.

Vietnamese and English hep C factsheet

Arabic and English hep C factsheet