Services for our region

Health, safety and wellbeing is central to our community.

The Parkes Shire is a safe community with modern and adequate health services and facilities to service the community and wider region. The Shire has a range of medical, aged care and health facilities and services.

Healthy, Safety & Wellbeing

Community Drug Action Team

Parkes & Forbes Community Drug Action Team (CDAT) Working together to prevent and minimise the harm caused by alcohol and other drugs The Parkes/Forbes Community […]

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Excellent Hospital Services A new $72.8 Parkes Hospital plus Peak Hill’s multi-purpose service. Parkes Hospital Parkes boasts a new state of the art $72.8 million […]

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Medical Practitioners

Local medical practitioners General practices and health services Parkes  Parkes has three medical centres that together service the community 7 days per week. Parkes General […]

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Aged Care

Services for older residents Retirement living, home care, residential aged care facilities and more. Parkes Shire caters for aging residents with a range of care […]

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Lachlan Health Council

Our rural Health Council Lachlan Health Council helps ensure a healthy community. Health Councils were established in 1996 as a part of the restructure of […]

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GP Working Party

  The Parkes GP Working Party Attracting quality health professionals to our region to live, work and stay. The recruitment and retention of health professionals […]

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