Brisbane, Ipswich and Logan

Sexual health clinics

The clinics provide free and confidential counselling, testing and some treatments. No Medicare card is needed. The clinics also provide free interpreting services (face-to-face or by telephone). You need to make an appointment before going.

Ipswich Health Plaza
Bell Street
Ipswich Qld 4305
Phone: 3817 2428

Princess Alexandra Sexual Health Clinic (PASH)
Ipswich Road
Woolloongabba
Phone: 3176 5881

PASH clinics
Logan Hospital Mon 4-6pm
Logan Women’s Health Thurs 1-3pm
Logan Youth Clinic Wed 1-3pm
Beenleigh Community Health Centre
Tues 1-3pm
Wynnum Fri 9-11am

HIV/AIDS organisations

AIDS Medical Unit (AMU)
Provides community-based HIV medical and nursing management for people infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. Services include: free HIV testing, clinical care, education and counselling, pathology, pharmacy, community support and referrals.
270 Roma Street
Brisbane
Phone: 3837 5622

Queensland Association of Healthy Communities
Formerly the Queensland AIDS Council, Healthy Communities provides sexual health services and support for gay and other men who have sex with men (MSM), including: printed resources and campaigns; a website; telephone information and referral; workshops and support groups; and outreach programs.
www.qahc.org.au
Phone: 1800 177 434 (statewide)
30 Helen Street
Newstead Qld

Queensland Positive People
A network of people with HIV/AIDS offering: regular social activities, peer support, advocacy, treatments, information and referrals (and includes services for heterosexual HIV positive people).
www.qpp.org.au
21 Manilla St
East Brisbane 4169
Phone: 3013 5555

Anglicare Positive Directions
Provides a range of care, treatment and support services to people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) in Queensland. Positive Directions has offices across Queensland.
www.positivedirections.org.au
Phone: 1300 785 853
101a Watson Street
Camp Hill Qld 4152
Phone: 3900 8000

Hepatitis organisations

Australian Hepatitis Council
The national body of Hepatitis Councils, which provide information, referrals, and support services to people affected by hepatitis C, and support agencies to reduce hepatitis C transmission.
www.hepatitisaustralia.com
PO Box 716
Woden ACT 2606
Phone: (02) 6232 4257

Hepatitis Queensland
Provides free services such as telephone information and support services, clinical counselling, education and training, printed resources, support groups and information evenings.
www.hepqld.asn.au
Phone: 3846 0020
Toll free: 1800 648 491 (Regional)
Suite 2 / 12 Cordelia Street
South Brisbane  QLD  4101

Queensland Injectors Health Network (QUIHN)
A statewide service for people who are illicit drug users, their family, friends and health professionals, providing Needle and Syringe Programs (NSPs), detox services, counselling, education, training, information and resources.
www.quihn.org.au
1 Hamilton Place
Bowen Hills  QLD  4006
Phone: 3620 8111
Toll free: 1800 172 076 (Regional)

Multicultural services

Ethnic Communities Council of Queensland (ECCQ)
ECCQ represents the interests of people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities in Queensland through advocacy, community development programs, Women’s Ethnic Network, health program, multicultural policy development and research.
www.eccq.com.au
ECCQ House
253 Boundary Street
West End Qld 4101
Phone: 3844 9166

Multicultural Centre for Mental Health and Well-being (Harmony Place)
Provides free services to migrants and refugees to relieve suffering and distress caused by mental illness.
www.harmonyplace.org.au
46 Shottery Street
Yeronga Qld 4104
Phone: 3848 1600

Sexual violence

Family Planning Queensland
Provides sexual and reproductive health including clinic, education and training services.
www.fpq.com.au
100 Alfred Street
Fortitude Valley Qld
Phone: 3250 0240

Ipswich Health Plaza
Bell Street
Ipswich Qld 4305
Phone: (07) 3281 4088

Immigrant Women’s Support Service
It provides free and confidential advocacy, counselling and support to immigrant and refugee women and their children from non-English speaking backgrounds who are affected by domestic and sexual violence.
www.iwss.org.au
Domestic Violence program – Phone: 3846 3490
Sexual Assault Program – Phone: 3846 5400
The street address of IWSS is confidential. If you would like to visit the service, call IWSS to make an appointment.

Legal services

Anti-Discrimination Commission Queensland
The Commission investigates and handles complaints, and provides information about discrimination issues. The Commission also provides information in a number of languages.
www.adcq.qld.gov.au
Phone: 1300 130 670
TTY: 1300 130 680
Level 1, 189 Coronation Drive (cnr Cribb Street)
Milton Qld 4064

HIV/AIDS Legal Centre Inc (HALC)
HALC is a community legal centre that specialises in HIV related legal matters. It provides a telephone help line and online resources.
www.halc.org.au
Toll free: 1800 063 060
Phone: (02) 9206 2060
TTY: (02) 9283 2053

Health Quality & Complaints Commission
The Commission oversees the quality of all public and private health services, and is responsible for addressing complaints from any person associated with health service delivery.
www.hrc.qld.gov.au
Toll free: 1800 077 308
Level 18, 288 Edward Street
Brisbane Qld 4000
Phone: 3234 0272
TTY: 3225 2559

Legal Aid Queensland
Provides legal assistance (information, advice and representation) to financially and socially disadvantaged Queenslanders
www.legalaid.qld.gov.au
Ph: 1300 651 188
44 Herschel Street
Brisbane Qld 4000

Level 1, Inala Commonwealth Building
20 Wirraway Parade
Inala Qld 4077

97 Brisbane Street
Ipswich Qld 4305

1st Floor, Woodridge Place
Cnr . Ewing Rd and Carmody St
Woodridge Qld 4114

Refugee & Immigration Legal Service (RAILS)
RAILS provides free legal advice and assistance in the areas of immigration, refugee and domestic violence cases, a telephone advice line for regional Queensland and online resources in a number of languages.
www.rails.org.au
1/170 Boundary Street
West End Qld 5143
Advice line: 3846 3189
Mon & Fri 2-4pm

Welfare Rights Legal Centre
Specialist advice on disability discrimination issues. Services include free telephone advice, information and representation.
www.wrcqld.org.au
Phone: 1800 358 511 (regional)
Phone: 3847 5532
TTY: 3847 5533

GPs who speak other languages

Kuraby
Dr Abwobaker Khatree
65 Stiller Drive
Kuraby, Qld 4112
Phone: 3219 7658
Languages spoken: English, Urdu, Persian, Dari (Afghanistan), Turkish

Springwood
Dr Mohaad Khan
Chatswood Medical Centre
Conner of Chatswood & Magellan Roads
Springwood Qld 4127
Phone:3208 8822
Fax: 3808 1880
Languages spoken: English, Urdu, Hindi, Zulu, Gujerati
Also familiar with Memon cultural

Browns Plains
Dr Jotham Joubert
Mede-Health Pharmacy
2 Commerce Drive
Browns Plains Qld 4118
Phone: 3800 4446
Fax: 3809 4497
Languages spoken: English, Sotho and Xhosa.

Regents Park
Dr Annabelle Jayme
191 Waller Rd
Regents Park
Phone: 3800 4446
Fax: 3800 4443
Languages spoken: English, Filipino and Arabic

Woodridge
Dr Kwie Liane Tan-Brehon
59 Wembley Road
Logan Central
Woodridge Qld 4114
Phone: 3208 0516
Languages spoken: German, Dutch, Indonesian and French