Other Health Services in Lockhart River

A local 'Health Clinic' is available for Primary Health Care only. It is staffed by four registered nurses with 'Remote Nursing' qualifications.

The community does not have a doctor. The Royal Flying Doctor Service visits each week on Tuesday and remains overnight, flying out Wednesday afternoon.

About every two months, a dentist and other medical specialists attend as needed. A basic ambulance service is available.

A well set up woman's shelter exists at Lockhart River community directly opposite the police station. The shelter uses UHF CB radio channel 10.

There is also a men’s centre and the Health and Community Care centre providing meals on wheels and aged care.