GP down south are continuing to monitor the situation and review all of our processes in line with the WA Government announcements and requirements.
As you will be aware, all of our locations in the Peel and Southwest are now mandated to wear masks. There is currently no information when this may be lifted however, please continue to monitor any updates. COVID-19 coronavirus: Latest updates (www.wa.gov.au) From Monday, January 31, proof of vaccination requirements will apply State-wide and be expanded to include new higher-risk venues. Visit the WA.gov.au for a full list of venues requiring double dose proof of vaccination for people aged 16 and older.
Please note, we do not require proof of vaccination and our staff continue to work with clients in all settings, but we do ask that you let us know if you have been unwell with a cough, shortness of breath, sore throat or a fever. Or if you had any close contact with a confirmed case of Covid-19. If you are feeling unwell, we are more than happy to offer you an appointment via telehealth. Your health and safety and that of our staff is important to us, your cooperation in respecting these requests is appreciated. You can find a list of testing clinics here: COVID testing clinics (healthywa.wa.gov.au) And vaccination clinics here: COVID-19 vaccine (healthywa.wa.gov.au) Useful numbers:
13COVID (13 26843)
Lifeline - 13 11 14
Beyond Blue - 1300 22 4636
MensLine Australia - 1300 78 99 78
National Alcohol and Other Drug Hotline - 1800 250 015
Suicide Call Back Service - 1300 659 467
COVID National Mental Wellbeing support - 1800 512 348
GP down south is an exemplary not-for-profit community organisation. We have been providing health and wellbeing services in the Peel regions and the South West of WA since 1994.