The Salvation Army

The Bridge Treatment and Recovery Services - Hobart

The Bridge program provides treatment, counselling and support for people who are experiencing the impact of their own, or another person’s substance misuse.  The program includes residential programs, day programs, home based withdrawal, family support programs and groups and out-patient supports.  The program is free except for the residential program (participants pay board and lodging for food and accommodation).  The service is available statewide, in the south the program operates from Creek Road New Town.  The centre is staffed 24/7 however program staff are available from 7.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

What the service can help with

Alcohol, tobacco and other drugs
Education, including provision of education and programs addressing exclusion
Family supports
Mental health

How the service is delivered

Case Management
Coordination of Services
Information, Advice and Education
Intake and Assessment
Therapeutic Care
Sober Up Unit

Services are available for

Unaccompanied Children
Accompanied Children
Parents and Carers

Age eligibility for children

18 - 24

Cost of service

Mixture of free and fee-paying

Fees can be waived if client is unable to pay
Fees charged according to client capacity to pay
Initial sessions or some services are free

Is a referral required?

No referral required

How do clients access the service?

Client responsible for transportation to service

Regions covered


Contact Details

63 Creek Road, New Town TAS 7008

(03) 6232 2900

Focus Domains





Being loved and safe

Being healthy