CICADA Family Service

Alcohol & Other Drugs, Counselling, Mental Health, Parenting


The Children's Hospital at Westmead, 212 Hawkesbury Road, Westmead NSW

Opening Times

Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed


The CICADA (Care and Intervention for Children and Adolescents affected by Drugs and Alcohol) Centre's Family Service supports the health and wellbeing of children, young people, and their families who have a parent with a drug and alcohol history. Clinics are run with a multidisciplinary team including a paediatrician and psychologist who provide assessment, management, and intervention for a variety of concerns including: physical health and nutrition, growth and development, sleep difficulties, attention and learning difficulties, mood problems, anxiety, trauma, and family relationships.

Need to know

Appointment: Required.
Referral: Required. GP's and other medical specialists
Catering to: All ages.
Cost: Free service.
Parent or guardian: Parent must attend intial meeting.
Languages: English