What We Offer
The Silicosis Support Services can be accessed within standard working hours however you can contact our social worker via online platforms in case of an emergency. Support is available five days a week, no matter where you live.
Our Information and Support Services Care team provides support, guidance, information and education, and connects you to other relevant support services. This confidential service is available Monday to Friday 8am – 4.00pm (AEST) (excl. public holidays).
You can access support from a team member over the phone, via the Facebook page (messenger) or by sending us an email. Just join our community to get started. You can choose how you connect with us.
*Please note this service does not offer medical or treatment advice.
It’s easy! Just join our community to get started. You can choose how you connect with us.
We also have face-to-face support available in Brisbane and SEQ, which can include home visits. We offer a monthly facilitated group support for people directly impacted by silicosis. We also offer a support group for family and loved ones and carers of people diagnosed with silicosis.
Call us on 1800 76 412 or email us at:firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more or to organise a time to meet with our social worker.
*Phone, email and online support and counselling is currently available from 8.00am – 4.00pm AEST weekdays. Face-to face support is available during normal business hours with scheduled after hours sessions also on offer (strictly by appointment).