This page contains useful information including links and contact numbers for various community groups and services in the Burwood area.
Community Directory (LINCS)
Health and Medical Directories
Helpful Youth Links and Contacts
Children and Family Useful Links
This directory contains information on Community Services including childcare, aged care, health services, community facilities, and more.
To search for a service in Burwood, simply type in the service in the 'find' field (e.g. 'childcare') and hit the 'search' button. You can then access the information of all related services in the Burwood Area.
If you have any problems downloading information from our Community Directory, or would like to update information on this database, contact Burwood Council's Community Services department on 9911 9911.
Please click here to access the Community Directory.
You may also be interested in the following pages:
Burwood Library Service
Local Information Network for Community Services (LINCS)
Burwood Pound - Animal Welfare Scheme
This directory provides information on the health and medical services in the Inner West area of Sydney. It has been prepared as an outcome of the Burwood2030 Strategic Plan
to improve residents’ access to local facilities and as an initial step aims “to identify health and medical services within the Inner West. For the purpose of this directory “Inner West” refers to the Local Government Areas of Ashfield, Burwood, City of Canada Bay, Leichhardt and Strathfield.
The information has been compiled to assist all ages with key contact information and the listing is grouped by topic:
Crisis Assistance and Support Programs
Family Support Services
Health Support Services For Families
Hospitals and Emergency Services
Key Government Contacts
Support Services for Parents of Children with a Disability
Youth Services and Youth Health
The information has been compiled by Burwood Council for the community.
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For a comprehensive list of secondary school within the Burwood LGA and surrounding suburbs please click here.
Way Ahead: www.wayahead.org.au/
Lifeline: 131 114
Kids Helpline: 1800 55 1800 or visit www.kidshelp.com.au
Beyond Blue: www.beyondblue.org.au
Alcohol & Drugs Information Service (ADIS): 1800 250 015 (Free call)
Under 18yrs Legal Aid Hotline: 1800 101 810
Under 18yrs Emergency Accommodation Line: 9318 1531
Over 18yrs Homeless Persons Information: 1800 234 566
Mens Line: 1300 139 313 or visit www.menslineaus.org.au
FPA Healthline: 1300 SAFE SEX (1300 65 88 86) or visit www.fpahealth.org.au
NSW Rape Crisis Centre: www.nswrapecrisis.com.au
Exodus Youth: The Exodus Foundation 8752 4600 or visit www.billcrews.com.au
Point Zero Youth Outreach Service: 93890399 or visit www.pointzero.org.au
Burwood PCYC: www.pcycnsw.org.au/burwood
Youth Linx IWSC: 8741 2000
For a comprehensive list of helpful information for parents and carers please click here. In addition, below is a list of links to websites relating to children and families.
NSW Department of Human Services: Community Services
NSW Government Premier & Cabinet: Keep Them Safe - A shared approach to child wellbeing
NSW Government: Families NSW
Strengthening Families Resourcing Parents
Australia's Online Chilcare Directory
Kids At Weldon
Croydon Tennis Centre Holiday Tennis & Fitness Camps