Our Gidget House locations provide free individual psychological counselling services delivered face-to face. Gidget Houses are accessible and provide compassionate holistic care for expectant and new parents and their families.
A safe haven where expectant and new parents are respected, and the needs of each unique family are paramount. Payment for services provided by Gidget House is covered by Medicare bulk billing. A referral and a mental health care plan from a GP are required in order to access this funding.
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Parents referred to Gidget House will receive:
- Initial assessment – meeting with the client to explore needs, concerns and solutions.
- Individual therapy – one-to-one therapies or counselling for perinatal mental health issues.
If your GP has sent a referral directly through to Gidget House, please contact us on 1300 851 758 or via email: email@example.com so that we can discuss next steps.
Gidget House does not provide crisis support. If you are in need of urgent help, please call your local hospital or Lifeline on 13 11 14.
Refer a Patient
Are you a GP wanting to refer a patient to Gidget House? Are you a GP who has a patient experiencing perinatal depression and/or anxiety?
We understand that unexpected events may occur from time to time, however Cancellation Fees do apply. See below for more details.