Drugs In Pregnancy Services (DIPS)

To provide support and co-ordinated interventions for pregnant women with recent or current substance use issues to promote best health outcomes for mothers and babies.

Drugs in Pregnancy Clinician:

  • Provides supportive counselling
  • Referral to other specialist services as required e.g. Withdrawal Management Services, Psychologists, Residential Detoxification or Rehabilitation Services, General Practitioners, Antenatal Care, Child & Family Service support
  • Advocates for the promotion of non-judgemental service provision supporting best health outcomes for mothers and babies
  • provision of crisis intervention as required
  • Maintains holistic provision of care.

Services available at these locations

All Mid North Coast Local Health District areas

Contact the Drug & Alcohol Intake line
Phone: 1300 662 263