Australian Red Cross - NT Division

Acronym: 
ARC NT

Red Cross offers a variety of services for people with disabilities, and people in hospital.Volunteers regularly visit all wards of the hospitals in Darwin, Katherine and Alice Springs, offering a library trolley service. Large print and 'hear-a-book' cassettes are available, as well as foreign language books and magazines. Requests for particular material can be made through the local kiosk or Red Cross offices. Volunteers provide a library service to people who are housebound in Alice Springs. Visiting Services are provided to various nursing homes and hospitals in the Territory. A regular transport service operates in Katherine and other centres in the NT, available for any emergencies. 'SHAK' Youth Leisure Centre provides entertainment for youth in their leisure hours.

Contact
Contact name: 
Sharon Mulholland
Executive Director
Phone 1: 
(08) 8924 3900
Fax: 
(08) 8924 3909
Address
Postal Address: 
GPO Box 81
DARWIN
0801
Access
Access facilities: 
Wheelchair access, accessible toilets, medical equipment hire
Opening hours: 
8.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday
Disabilities: 
All disabilities
Activities: 
Recreation, pool, social groups, activity groups, table tennis, card games, television, music
Service details
Area: 
Darwin, Alice Springs, Katherine, Nhulunbuy and other locations, NT, includes ru
Clients: 
Adolescent to aged
Publications: 
Annual report, quarterly newsletter.
Resources: 
Housebound services, library services, information, community information, transport service, hospital services, youth centre

Disclaimer

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