About Adult Services

The Fiona Stanley Hospital Social Work service is for adult out-patients who have a diagnosis of Haemophilia, von Willebrand Disease or other bleeding disorder.  The Social Worker is located at the Haemophilia Treatment Centre Mondays and Thursdays 8:00am to 4:30pm.

The role includes psychosocial assessment, counselling and psycho-social support for individuals and family, provision of resource information and coping strategies, access to community services and advocacy.  The service covers a wide variety of issues that affect the Haemophilia and Bleeding Disorders community including ageing, disability, adjustment, relationships, and financial management.

Referrals to Social Work

  • Clinic referral
  • Self-referral
  • Community agency referral

Date last reviewed: 05/03/2019