Social Work

Social Work



The Allied Health Unit Social Work Service provides specialist social work services to adults in the medical, surgical and older peoples health areas.


Social Work is provided to individuals, families, whanau and groups to empower clients to manage changes in health, to assist in safe discharge processes and to provide the appropriate resources.


These services are available through inpatient, outpatient and community visits.



Dunedin Hospital, 201 Great King St

  • Ground floor, main hospital

Contact Details

Ph: 03 474 0999 (ask for social work services)

Fax: 03 470 9506