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Mater Mothers CHAMP Clinic

Address

Antenatal Clinic, Level 7, Mater Mothers' Hospital, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane

Intake number

07 3163 8330

Intake email

champ@mater.org.au

Website

https://www.matermothers.org.au/services/champ-clinic

Intake opening hours

Contact service for information.

About CHAMP Clinic

CHAMP Clinic is located within Mater Mothers’ Hospital and provides care to pregnant women experiencing problematic substance use. CHAMP Clinic provides specialist antenatal support assists pregnant women to make changes to substance use. CHAMP Clinic’s experienced staff provide health education and support.

CHAMP Clinic provides antenatal care for pregnant women who:

  • are unable to stop using recreational drugs (including alcohol)
  • recently quit recreational drug use and have ongoing risk factors
  • are drug dependent (or habitual users)
  • are on opioid replacement therapies
  • are prescribed regular opioid analgesia.

Programs

CHAMP staff can support women with mental illness and/or psychosocial problems and will advocate for pregnant women with special needs. CHAMP clinic provides the following support:

  • Midwife antenatal check ups
  • Preparation for birth
  • Access to specialist doctors when needed
  • Health education
  • Alcohol & drug use interventions
  • Relapse prevention and support
  • Social worker support
  • Referral to other health or support services
  • Parenting information and advice
  • Early discharge planning.

Intake, assessment and referral

Women can self-refer to CHAMP Clinic.

Additional information

To find out more about this Service contact the CHAMP Coordinator: 07 3163 2417

Note:

There is no age range restriction to utilise this service.

Hospital and Health Service Region

Metro South

Primary Health Network region

Brisbane South

Age range eligibility

16+ years, 12 – 17 years, 18 – 25 years, 25+ years

Treatment type

Psychosocial intervention (e.g. counselling)

Medication exclusions

No medication exclusions

Smoking permitted

N/A

Phones permitted

yes

Close to public transport

CHAMP Clinic is located within walking distance of trains and buses in South Brisbane

Family / children access

Yes

Waitlist

Contact service for information.