Veterans' affairs

At St John of God Richmond Hospital we warmly welcome veterans.

We offer a safe, structured and supportive environment for individuals recovering from exposure to traumatic events.

We are specialists in working with Veterans and Emergency Services personnel and have treatment agreements with the Department of Veterans’ Affairs.

Treatment programs include:

  • Posttraumatic stress disorder
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Alcohol and other drugs
  • Trauma-focused Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
  • Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy

We can also assist you to arrange transport and accommodation.

Please contact us for more information.

Free assessment and referrals service for Western Sydney veterans 

St John of God Health Care, in conjunction with Western Sydney Primary Health Network, are proud to offer a free assessment program for Veterans.

The program provides access for Veterans to seek information on mental health services and Veteran entitlements, obtain a full clinical assessment and receive referrals to clinical, veteran, trauma or other health or social wellbeing services in their location.

The program is available for Veterans, their partners and children or other family members caring for those experiencing difficulties in the Wentwest Primary Health Network.

This service has been made possible by funding from Western Sydney Primary Health Network.

Find out more.