Diagnostic and Assessment Service


Who we are    

The Illawarra Shoalhaven Diagnostic and Assessment Service is an assessment only service. The service offers assessment when a Paediatrician has identified significant concerns about multiple Developmental Delays, Intellectual Disability or Autism Spectrum Disorder. Ongoing treatment and therapy is not provided by this service. 

What we do  

Assess children prior to school entry for suspected concerns about Global Development Delay / Intellectual Disability or Suspected Autism Spectrum Disorder. 

How to get help

Referrals for this service can be made by Paediatrician only. Children must reside within the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. 


Address:  Porter Street Centre, 42A Porter Street  NORTH WOLLONGONG NSW 2500

Phone:  02 4224 2903

Opening hours: Monday to Wednesday

                          8.30am to 5.00pm

How to get there

  • Public transit: closest bus stop is Porter Street then 1 minute walk
  • Train station: North Wollongong then 5 minute walk
  • Car: 5 minute drive north of Wollongong

Car parking: Yes

Disabled and pram access: Yes


Contact Information

42A Porter Street
North Wollongong NSW 2500
02 4224 2903