Family Accommodation Service

The Family Accommodation Service provides temporary accommodation for patients and families who are from rural areas or interstate or are experiencing extreme crisis.


  • Crisis accommodation
  • Temporary accommodation

Clinical inclusions

  • Available to all patients who reside over 100 kilometres from the Women’s
  • A patient and/or escort can only be considered for accommodation following an assessment by the Family Accommodation Coordinator or social worker

Clinical exclusions

  • Patients and/or their families who reside less than 100 kilometres from the Women’s Hospital UNLESS the situation for the patient and/or their family is assessed as critical. Fees apply.
  • Risk, behavioural or safety issues have been identified

Please note:

  • All referrals to Family Accommodation are assessed for eligibility
  • All bookings are dependent on availability
  • If there are no vacancies, alternative commercial accommodation options can be suggested
  • If in doubt, please contact the Family Accommodation Coordinator or clinic social worker


Bookings for Family Accommodation Service can be made between 9:00am – 5:00pm Monday to Friday.