The Medical Service provides general practice and primary health services for refugees usually for the first 12 months in Australia or longer if assessed as needing ongoing services from Companion House.
Patients are then assisted to find a community GPin their local area.
The Medical service is also used by asylum seekers and people from refugee backgrounds with complex needs.
The service is committed to long GP consultations, bulk billing and interpreter use. The service includes facilitated referrals to dental, allied health and specialists.
For enquiries about the Medical Service please contact our Lead Practice Nurse Megan Enright on 6251 4550 or use our Contact Us form and mark it Attn Megan Enright. If you would like to make a referral please use the Medical Referral Form.
How to find us
DirectionsBy Bus from Belconnen: Bus Route 32 leaves from Cohen St Interchange Platform 2, Westfield Bus Station Platform 1 and Belconnen Interchange Platform 3. Tell the driver you want to get off at Cook Community Hub near Cook Shops. By Bus from Civic: Bus Route 32 leaves from City Interchange Platform 12: Tell the driver you want to get off at Cook Community Hub near Cook Shops. By Car: Come to Cook Community Hub, 41 Templeton St Cook – free parking is available. Our main entrance is in from the end of the building closest to Cook Shops.
Contact Us61 2 6251 4550
41 Templeton St Cook ACT 2614 Australia