Large parts of NSW are being affected by bushfires and the recovery effort may continue for some time. Returning home after a bush fire can be difficult, stressful and sometimes hazardous. It is important to look after your health throughout the recovery period.
Bushfire customer care service
NSW Government is delivering bushfire recovery assistance to help people and businesses impacted by bushfires. The Service NSW bushfire customer care service has specialists to help guide you every step of the way.
Advice to return home safely
Follow these practical steps to return home safely after bushfire has affected your area.
Mental health support
It is completely normal to experience a range of emotions if you are directly or indirectly affected by bushfires. Additional support is available if you need help, including in bushfire-affected communities in rural and regional areas. This includes advice and pathways to care for people who need specialist assistance.