Wound Care - Specialist Service


The Wound Care Service provides specialist wound care assessment and management for complex wounds.

What services do we provide?

  • Illawarra Leg Ulcer Clinic at Dapto HealthOne Community Health Centre fortnightly (see below)
  • Leg Clubs at Warilla and St Georges Basin - every Tuesday 9:00am-12:00pm
  • Referrals to the nursing Wound Care Specialists

Leg Ulcer Clinic

The Illawarra Leg Ulcer Clinic (ILUC) is staffed by community nurses and general practitioners with a special interest in the diagnosis and treatment leg ulcers.

ILUC is situated in the Dapto HealthOne Community Health Centre, located at 4 Marshall St Dapto.

The service caters for people:

  • with any lower leg or foot ulcers (Note: this excludes people with diabetes who should be seen in the Diabetic High Risk Foot Clinic).
  • who have been previously seen by a GP or a primary health nurse.
  • reside in the area covered by Wollongong, Shellharbour or Kiama local government areas.
  • are not currently under the care of a vascular surgeon.

How to book an appointment or make a referral

Health Professionals can make a referral through the Access and Referral Centre.

Referrals to the Illawarra Leg Ulcer Clinic must be done on their referral form.

Contact Information

Dapto HealthOne Community Health Centre (Illawarra Leg Ulcer Clinic)
4 Marshall Street Dapto NSW 2530

Warilla and St Georges Basin (Leg Clubs) - details provided when booking.
1300 792 755
  • Illawarra Leg Ulcer Clinic - fortnightly appointments available
  • Leg Clubs - every Tuesday 9:00am-noon