Health and wellbeing
A 24/7 phone service for all Queenslanders seeking advice about their health or information about health services. For the cost of a local call, registered nurses provide health information and referral services.
A personally controlled eHealth record is a secure online summary of your health information. It will give you more control over your health information and ensure the doctors and nurses treating you and your family, have the information they need. An Australian Government Initiative. Register today.
Immunisation is a simple, safe and effective way of protecting your child against harmful diseases that can cause serious health problems. Council funded immunsations are available.
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Australian Breastfeeding Association
Australia's leading authority on breastfeeding, we support, educate and advocate for a breastfeeding inclusive society.
Queensland Poisons Information Centre
Identification of poisonous plants, bites and stings and practical first aid to administer until an ambulance arrives.
Support to help you quit smoking now.
Three million Australians are living with depression or anxiety.
Working to reduce the impact of depression and anxiety in the community by raising awareness and understanding, empowering people to seek help, and supporting recovery, management and resilience.
The Shed Online
The Shed Online is an online social community for men, founded by beyondblue: the national depression initiative, The Movember Foundation and the Australian Men's Shed Association.
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Cancer Council Queensland
Information and support. Cancer support helpline 13 1120.
Small amounts of water can breed large numbers of mosquitoes under the right conditions. Read more »
Smoke Alarms for Hard of Hearing and Deaf People
Do you have a hearing loss, live in Queensland and have a Pensioner Concession Card?
You may be eligible to receive a specialised smoke alarm for only $50 contribution. All the information and how to apply is on the Deaf Services Queensland website at www.deafservicesqld.org.au/sass.
If you have any questions, please contact Deaf Services Queensland.
Phone: (07) 3892 8500
Vision Australia is the leading provider of blindness and low vision services in Australia. It supports thousands of people who are blind or have low vision, of all ages, in the home, school or work so they can live the life they choose.