Carer Gateway is a national online and phone service that provides practical information and resources to support carers. The interactive service finder helps carers connect to local support services. Tel: 1800 422 737
The National Disability Insurance Scheme NDIS
The NDIS is a service that aims to empower people with a disability living in the community, and their carers, to access services and make their own decisions and choices with regard to the support they may require.
Time for Grandparents Program
A program designed to provide children being raised by their grandparents with fun and interesting activities and give grandparents the opportunity to have some well earned time out. Alternatively, grandparents may enjoy attending activities with their children. Combined grandparent and grandchildren camps are also available. For more information please contact the Seniors Enquiry Line 1300 135 500 or click on the button below.
Trusted health advice with a range of free services that are available. A nurse is available 24 hours a day for advice on 1800 022 222.
The Heart Foundation saves lives and improves health through funding world-class cardiovascular research, guidelines for health professionals, informing the public and assisting people with cardiovascular disease.
The Stroke Foundation
The Stroke Foundation also saves lives and provides important information for the public and health professionals. Think FAST dial 000 and if you are unsure what this means please click on the button below and go to their website.
Diabetes Australia is the national body for people affected by all types of diabetes and those at risk. They are committed to reducing the impact of diabetes.
Alzheimer's Australia administers leading edge national dementia programs and services.
Lung Foundation Australia
Lung Foundation Australia supports all aspects of lung health from asthma to cancer to COPD. They have a proud history of community education and run a toll-free patient information and support centre with a lung care nurse. They are a national organisation which supports research, develops educational fact-sheets, trains health professionals, and undertakes community awareness activity and advocacy around Australia.
Kidney Health Australia
Kidney Health Australia, are a not for profit organization whose focus is to improve kidney health outcomes which lead to substantial improvements to the quality of life for people with kidney and urinary tract diseases, their families and carers, as well as developing initiatives that reduce the incidence of kidney disease in the Australian community.
Cancer Council Australia
As Australia's peak national non-government cancer control organisation, Cancer Council Australia advises the Australian Government and other bodies on practices and policies to help prevent, detect and treat cancer. We also advocate for the rights of cancer patients for best treatment and supportive care.
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Support for suffers of anxiety and depression. 1300 22 4636
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