Birregurra Community Health Centre

28-30 STRACHAN STREET
BIRREGURRA 3242

Phones:
General Practice: 5236 2000
Health Centre Coordinator [Kylie Edwards]: 5236 4009
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After hours: 5267 1200 [Winchelsea Hospital]
Nurse-On-Call: 1300 60 60 24
Medical Emergency: 000

Birregurra Community Health Centre provides comprehensive health facilities & organised group activities to the community of Birregurra and surrounding districts. Essential services include a GP clinic, clinical nursing services, screening and early intervention as well as numerous group activities.

Services

  • General Practice - three doctors (including integrative medicine)
  • Clinical nursing
  • Pap screens
  • Health assessments for over 75 year olds
  • Community gym open 24/7
  • Photocopying
  • Room hire available including a meeting room and large activity room

Visiting Services

  • Diabetes resource nurse
  • Dietitian
  • Maternal and child health nurse
  • Podiatry
  • Hearing checks
  • Nail care clinic

Private Practitioners:

  • Acupuncture/Chinese herbal medicine
  • Clinical psychology
  • Health coaching

 

Community Groups
BCHC has two meeting rooms and a commercial kitchen for individuals and community groups to hire as available. There is a small fee.

Did you know that if you belong to a group you will live up to 7 years longer! A scientific fact!

Belonging to a group promotes mental well-being and life satisfaction. It’s also a good way to meet new friends and get to know your community. These are the group activities on offered at Birregurra Community Health Centre. They may change as community needs and interests change.

 

Groups and Classes

  • Boxing for fitness
  • French lessons
  • Tai Chi
  • Yoga - hatha & traditional
  • Seniors exercise class
  • Mothers group
  • Craft group
  • Walking group
  • Volunteer groups
  • Community lunch

 


We are always open to ideas and suggestions for new things to do.


 

Volunteers:

Do you have some time to spare and an interest in the people in your community? Volunteering at the Community Health Centre is a wonderful opportunity to get to know more about Birregurra and its residents.


 

Hours:

The Community Health Centre is open 8.30 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday.
The General Practice pauses for lunch [between 12.45-1.45] each day.
Appointments can be made from 8.30 am Monday to Friday


 

Contact
General Practice: 5236 2000 (Dr Jared Kilday, Dr Ray Sarkis and Dr Jenny Mackenzie)
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Health Centre Coordinator [Kylie Edwards]: 5236 4009

After hours: 5267 1200 [Winchelsea Hospital]
Nurse-On-Call: 1300 60 60 24
Medical Emergency: 000