Contact us at Kedesh

*As a result of COVID-19 Kedesh staffing hours have changed. Staff at the Illawarra Treatment Facility and Community Access Centre are available Monday-Friday from 8am-4pm.
To contact staff please call (02) 4222 1800 during business hours. If you call outside of these hours please leave a message and staff will return your call on the next business day.
If you require urgent assistance please call lifeline on 13 11 14. If life is in danger, call 000.
Please see the bottom of this page for further support services and resources.

Community Access Centre  

For information or enquiries into entering our Illawarra programs

Postal: PO Box 43, Berkeley NSW 2506
Location: 35 Carr Parade Unanderra NSW 2526

P: (02) 4222 1800
F: (02) 4222 1888

Illawarra Treatment Facility  

Postal: PO Box 43, Berkeley NSW 2506
Phone: (02) 4260 7111
Fax: (02) 4271 1698

Phoenix Treatment Facility (Mona Vale)  

Postal: PO Box 549, Mona Vale NSW 2103
Phone: (02) 9932 5300 (general enquiries)
Phone: (02) 9932 5356 (admissions office)
Fax: (02) 9932 5333

Careers and Student Placements  

For all enquiries about career opportunities or student placements

SMART Recovery

SMART recovery is a voluntary self help group to assist people in recovery from alcohol, drug use and other addictive behaviours. SMART recovery uses Cognitive Behavior Therapy Principles (CBT) to help teach practical skills to assist people achieve their recovery goals.

Kedesh run two SMART Recovery meetings that are open to the community:

The Mona Vale SMART Recovery Meeting will resume on Thursdays from 11.00am and will be conducted via Zoom starting April 30, 2020. For enquiries, please email

Kedesh Community Access Centre
35 Carr Parade
Tuesdays 10.30am to 12pm
(currently being held online – for enquiries contact

For more information, visit

Contact another service

For urgent assistance:

Call: 13 11 14

If you or someone you love is in immediate danger please phone 000.

For mental health services:

Beyond blue
Call: 1300 22 4636
Call: 1800 650 890
NSW health
Call the Mental Health Line: 1800 011 511

For information on other rehab and detox facilities:

Alcohol and Drugs Information Service
Call: 9361 8000 (Sydney) or 1800 422 599 (Regional NSW)
National Drug and Alcohol Services Directory
Australian Drug Information Network

For Recovery groups:

Alcoholics Anonymous
Narcotics Anonymous
SMART recovery

Support for families and friends:

Al-anon (Alcohol)
Nar-anon (Narcotics)
Gam-anon (Gambling)
Arafmi (mental health)
Family Drug Support Australia
Call: 1300 368 186
Family Drug Help
Call: 1300 660 068