health update

coronavirus (COVID-19)

Residents of the Flemington and North Melbourne public housing towers under hard lockdown who need assistance or support can contact the Housing Call Centre or Community Connector Program on 1800 961 054.

Find out how and where to get tested for COVID-19 at cohealth.

For general information about COVID-19 call the Victorian Government’s dedicated hotline on 1800 675 398. You can ask for an interpreter in your language.

Some appointments and health services will stop or change to reduce the risk of transmission. For more information, go to cancellations and appointments.

Family drug support

Support for family and loved ones of people with problematic alcohol and drug use

Supporting families affected by people struggling with alcohol and other drug issues

cohealth Family Drug Support workers work with family members and loved ones of people experiencing issues related to their drug use.

We aim to improve overall health, wellbeing and resilience of families and we offer practical support and information.

Our services are available over the telephone, through family and individual support, support groups or group workshops to explore strategies to:

  • encourage change
  • handle challenging behaviours
  • explore boundary setting
  • stay safe
  • navigate services

What do I need to do?

Anyone affected by someone’s alcohol or drug use can contact us directly by calling one of the cohealth locations listed on this page.

Alternatively, you can email for more information.

What will it cost me?

There is no cost for this service.

Family Drug Support Service

cohealth provides free support for the family members of people with problematic drug or alcohol use.

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