Addictive Disorders

Individuals diagnosed with substance or addictive disorders (e.g. alcohol abuse, drug dependence, gambling addiction) and other mental health disorders (e.g. Major
Depressive Disorder, Generalised Anxiety Disorder). This is for people who want to learn and expand their knowledge and skills towards recovery in a supportive atmosphere.

Addictive Disorders Evening Program is an open group evening program is for people who are in recovery from an addictive disorder. It is designed to offer strategies to monitor cravings, look
after their wellbeing, set goals and implement changes while working towards relapse prevention.

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If you are interested in attending the Healthy Minds Program at South Coast Private, contact our Day Program Clinical Coordinator on
(02) 4286 6847 TODAY.


On 13 April 2017, Healthe Care Australia (“Healthe Care”), Australia’s third largest corporate private hospital operator and pan-Asian health care services group acquired Evolution Healthcare’s three Illawarra hospitals: Shellharbour Private Hospital, South Coast Private Hospital and Wollongong Day Surgery.

Healthe Care currently has:

  • 35 private hospitals (34 in Australia and one in New Zealand)
  • Approaching 7,000 staff
  • Near 2,500 hospital beds

While this website is updated to reflect Healthe Care guidelines, please access information regarding the hospital and its services as usual. For further information about Healthe Care and its 35-strong hospital network, please visit