Health Care Interpreter Service

Health Care Interpreter Service (HCIS)

HCIS Clients

HCIS provides services to the following clients: 

Western Sydney, Nepean Blue Mountains and Northern Sydney LHDs in

  • Hospitals 
  • Community Health Centres 
  • Early Childhood Centres 
  • Other LHD Services 

The Children’s Hospital Westmead (a part of SCHN)

Home and Community Care (HACC) funded services in Cumberland/Prospect Local Planning Area (LPA)

Home and Community Care (HACC) funded services in Nepean LPA

Home and Community Care (HACC) funded services in Northern Sydney

Non-government organisations

  • Cancer Support Centre: Sydney Adventist Hospital
  • Centacare Catholic Youth Family Service
  • Cerebral Palsy Alliance (formerly The Spastic Centre)- St Ives Respite Centre
  • Charmain Clift Cottages
  • Continence Foundation of Australia Parramatta
  • Cystic Fibrosis NSW
  • Great Community Transport Lawson
  • Holyoake Drug and Alcohol Services
  • Manly Drug Education & Counselling Centre
  • Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Society of NSW
  • Neurofibromatosis Association of Australia Inc.
  • New Horizons Enterprises
  • NSW Alzheimer's Association
  • NSW Arafmi Inc (Association of Relatives and Friends of the Mentally Ill)
  • NSW Asthma Foundation
  • NSW Coeliac Society
  • NSW Lupus Association
  • Pregnancy Help Australia Ltd- NSW
  • Royal Far West Child Health
  • Schizophrenia Fellowship
  • Service for Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors (STARTTS)
  • Spinal Outreach Service
  • The Burdekin Association Inc
  • Women’s Health Centre Cumberland 
  • Women’s Health Centre Penrith
  • Workers Health Centre Lidcombe
  • Youthsafe

Medical Services at Correctional Facilities

  • Emu Plains Correctional Centre
  • John Moronoy Correctional Complex
  • Parklea Correctional Centre
  • Parramatta Correctional Centre
  • Silverwater Correctional Complex
  • Metropolitan Remand and Reception Centre (MRRC)
  • Mulawa Correctional Centre
  • Silverwater Correctional Centre
  • Lithgow Correctional Centre

Australian Red Cross Blood Service Parramatta

Australian Red Cross Blood Service Nepean

State-wide Services

  • NSW Health Care Complaints Commission
  • NSW Education Program on Female Genital Mutilation
  • NSW Refugee Health Service
  • Transcultural Mental Health Centre