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 Practice Nurse and Medical Team leader Lisa Clements on 6251 4550 or use our Contact Us form and mark it Attn Lisa Clements.  If you would like to make a referral please use the  Medical Referral Form.

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How to find us

Directions

By Bus from Belconnen: Bus Route 40 leaves from Belconnen Community Bus Station Platform 3 or Belconnen Westfield Bus Station Platform 1. Tell the driver you want to get off at Cook Community Hub near Cook Shops. By Bus from Civic: Bus Route 40 leaves from City Bus Station Platform 5: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 Us

61 2 6251 4550


info@companionhouse.org.au


41 Templeton St Cook ACT 2614 Australia


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