GENERAL HEALTH RESOURCES

11 King Edward Street, Ulverstone, Tasmania, Australia

Provides information, education, counselling, referrals for people affected by dementia, their family and caregivers. Provides a Dementia & Memory Community Centre which offers a range of services to the general public, including those with memory loss, their carer’s, family and friends.

63-65 Paringa Ave, Newnham, TAS, 7248, Australia

Provides information, education, counselling, referrals for people affected by dementia, their family and caregivers. Provides a Dementia & Memory Community Centre which offers a range of services to the general public, including those with memory loss, their carer’s, family and friends.

85 Creek Road, New Town, Tasmania, Australia

Provides information, education, counselling, referral for people affected by dementia, their family and caregivers. Provides a Dementia & Memory Community Centre which offers a range of services to the general public, including those with memory loss, their carer’s, family and friends.

St Johns Ave, New Town, Tasmania, Australia

Provides information, education, counselling, referrals for people affected by dementia, their family and caregivers. Provides a Dementia & Memory Community Centre which offers a range of services to the general public, including those with memory loss, their carer’s, family and friends.

The Helpline is available for people with dementia, their carers, families and friends, as well as people concerned about memory loss. It is also used by health professionals, service providers, community organisations and students.

If you need an interpreter or advocate, the Helpline can provide access and referral to an appropriate service.

Users who are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment can phone the National Relay Service on 13 36 77.

83 Melville Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Peak body in Tasmania for people with an acquired brain injury, their families, carers and service providers.

50 Victoria Street, Ulverstone, Tasmania, Australia

Cancer Council Tasmania is a not-for-profit organisation that works to minimise the incidence and impact of cancer on all Tasmanians through advocacy, raising awareness of cancer prevention and offering advice and support for those living with cancer and their carers.

69 Howick Street, South Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Cancer Council Tasmania is a not-for-profit organisation that works to minimise the incidence and impact of cancer on all Tasmanians through advocacy, raising awareness of cancer prevention and offering advice and support for those living with cancer and their carers.

180-184 Collins Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Cancer Council Tasmania is a not-for-profit organisation that works to minimise the incidence and impact of cancer on all Tasmanians through advocacy, raising awareness of cancer prevention and offering advice and support for those living with cancer and their carers.

1 Pine Avenue, Upper Burnie, Tasmania, Australia

Family Planning Tasmania provides sexual and reproductive health services through bulk billing clinics, school education programs, training and health promotion activities.

Opening hours: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 9am – 5pm.

269 Wellington Street, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Family Planning Tasmania provides sexual and reproductive health services through bulk billing clinics, school education programs, training and health promotion activities.

Opening hours: Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm.

421 Main Road, Glenorchy, Tasmania, Australia

Family Planning Tasmania provides sexual and reproductive health services through bulk billing clinics, school education programs, training and health promotion activities.

Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm.

Free health advice line, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Registered nurses take calls and are able to provide expert health advice.

GPO Box 595 Hobart Tasmania

TasCahrd (Tasmanian Council on AIDS, Hepatitis and Related Diseased).

Provides care and support for people living with HIV, their families and carers. A Care and Support Officer works with individuals to identify specific needs. Also engages people living with HIV to promote peer support and interaction.

86 Collins Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

The functions of the Optometry Board of Australia include:

  • Registering Optometrists and students
  • Developing standards, codes and guidelines for the optometry profession
  • Handling notifications, complaints, investigations and disciplinary hearings
  • Assessing overseas trained practitioners who wish to practice in Australia
  • Approving accreditation standards and accredited courses of study
Level 12 86 Collins Street Hobart TAS 7000

The functions of the Osteopathy Board of Australia include registering osteopaths and students; developing standards and codes and guidelines for the osteopathy profession; handling notifications, complaints, investigations and disciplinary hearings; assessing oversees practitioners who wish to practise in Australia; approving accreditation standards and accredited courses of study.

86 Collins Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

The Pharmacy Board of Australia is responsible for the registration of pharmacists and students; developing standards, codes and guidelines for the pharmacy profession; handling notifications, complaints and investigations and disciplinary hearings; assessing overseas trained pharmacists who wish to practice in Australia and approving accreditation standards and accredited courses of study.

Level 12 86 Collins Street Hobart TAS 7000

The Physiotherapy Board of Australia is responsible for registering physiotherapists and students; developing standards and codes and guidelines for the physiotherapy profession; handling notifications, complaints, investigations and disciplinary hearings; assessing oversees trained practitioners wishing to practice in Australia.

Level 12 86 Collins Street Hobart TAS 7000

The functions of the Podiatry Board of Australia includes registering podiatrists and students, developing standards, codes and guidelines for the podiatry profession; handling notifications, complaints, investigations and disciplinary hearings; assessing oversees practitioners who wish to pracise in Australia; approving accreditation standards and accredited courses of study.

Australian Federation of Pregnancy Support Services is committed to the provision of services for women, their partners and families when they are experiencing distress or hardship as the result of pregnancy. Links to local services.

580 George St, Sydney, NSW, 2000, Australia
1800 640 695 (Complaints Hotline)1800 640 695 (Complaints Hotline)
(02) 8235 8777(02) 8235 8777
(02) 8235 8778

The Private health Insurance Ombudsman (PHIO) provides an independant service to help consumers deal with health insurance problems and enquiries. Complaints may be lodged by health fund members, hospitals or day procedure centres, medical or some dental practitioners, health funds or people acting on behalf of any of these people or organisations. Individual complainants are encouraged to contact their health fund in the first instance.

 

Melbourne VIC 3001

The Psychology Board of Australia is responsible for registering psychologists and students; developing standards, codes and guidelines for the profession; assessing oversees practitioners who wish to practice in Australia; handling notifications, complaints, investigations and disciplinary hearings and approving accreditation standards and accredited courses of study.

100 Main Street, Zeehan, Tasmania, Australia
(03) 6471 5949(03) 6471 5949

Provides community health services.

28 Green Point Road, Bridgewater, Tasmania, Australia

Blood transfusion service, bone marrow registry, cosmetic camouflage, community visiting, emergency home alarm service, library service for hospitals, shelters etc, medical equipment hire, assistance for patients in hospital. Telecross daily telephone contact with elderly, transport of elderly and disabled to hospitals and doctors.

16 Alexander Street, Burnie, Tasmania, Australia
(03) 6431 1848(03) 6431 1848
(03) 6431 9826

Blood transfusion service, bone marrow registry, cosmetic camouflage, community visiting, emergency home alarm service, library service for hospitals, shelters etc, medical equipment hire, assistance for patients in hospital. Telecross daily telephone contact with elderly, transport of elderly and disabled to hospitals and doctors.

40 Melville Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
(03) 6235 6077(03) 6235 6077
(03) 6231 1250

Blood transfusion service, bone marrow registry, cosmetic camouflage, community visiting, emergency home alarm service, library service for hospitals, shelters etc, medical equipment hire, assistance for patients in hospital. Telecross daily telephone contact with elderly, transport of elderly and disabled to hospitals and doctors.

403-407 Invermay Road, Invermay, Tasmania, Australia
(03) 6326 0400(03) 6326 0400
(03) 6326 0455

Blood transfusion service, bone marrow registry, cosmetic camouflage, community visiting, emergency home alarm service, library service for hospitals, shelters etc, medical equipment hire, assistance for patients in hospital. Telecross daily telephone contact with elderly, transport of elderly and disabled to hospitals and doctors.

Dyslexia support and advocacy organisation.

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