Gatehouse

About This Service

Child abuse counselling consisting of assessment and treatment services, crisis management and support services, short and long term counselling for victims of child abuse and their families, assessment and treatment for children and young people with sexually abusive behaviours and problem sexual behaviours.

    • Program Name

      Gatehouse

    • Service Address

      Royal Children's Hospital, Flemington Road Parkville VIC 3052
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    • Phone

      9345 6391

    • Fax

      9345 6453

    • Urgency Levels

      Direct Help, Some Help, Just Curious

    • Service Area

      No restrictions.

    • Service Hours

      Monday to Friday from 9am - 4pm After Hours On-call Response 24 hours 7 days

    • Interpreters

      Yes

    • Service Type

      INDIVIDUAL

    • Costs

      Free

    • Public Transport Information

      Tram routes 59, 49, 55 from Melbourne CBD

    • Service For

      Children, young people, parents, care-givers and other family members who have been directly affected by sexual abuse of children or young people. Children and young people with sexually abusive behaviors and problem sexual behaviors.

    • Disability Access

      Yes

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    • Participation Length

      Ongoing

    • Participation Type

      Voluntary

    • Secondary Consult

      Yes

    • Staff Profile

      Social Worker, Psychologist and Psychotherapist.

    • Funding Limit?

      Ongoing

    • Who Can Refer

      Anyone

    • Referral Mode

      Phone call

    • Point of Intake

      Call duty worker at the Royal Children's Hospital on 9345 6391

    • Emergency Referral and Intake Process

      After hours on-call worker at Gatehouse Crisis Centre within 72 hours of sexual assault. Crisis support and medical assessment available immediately. Call 9345 5522 and ask for the Gatehouse on-call worker.