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  1. Changing needs and aged care

    15 Mar 2019

    There is a wide range of aged care services available to help meet the health and care needs of older people, including home support services, residential care and services for people leaving hospital...

  2. Funerals

    06 Mar 2019

    It is the funeral directors job to help with many of the legal responsibilities, including the death certificate...

  3. Rural issues - losing the farm

    06 Mar 2019

    Losing the farm can be like losing a loved one for a farming family...

  4. Hospital stay – financial support and family accommodation

    06 Mar 2019

    All Victorian hospitals have a patient services staff and social workers on staff. They can help you and your family with hospital accommodation and hospital support services...

  5. Autism spectrum disorder (support services)

    05 Mar 2019

    There is a range of services available for children and adults who have autism. These include the provision of information, assessment, early intervention therapies, help at school, behaviour support...

  6. Recognising when a child is at risk

    28 Feb 2019

    Too many children are physically, sexually and emotionally abused and when this happens, it is up to adults to speak up...

  7. Crisis support services for families

    28 Feb 2019

    In times of family crisis it’s good to know there are emergency services only a phone call away...

  8. Relationships, family and mental health

    28 Feb 2019

    When you, your partner or someone in your family has a mental illness, it can cause stress and worry for everyone...

  9. Managing mental health medications

    28 Feb 2019

    Medications can be important in the management of mental health issues, whether for a short time or for ongoing stabilization of symptoms...

  10. Housing and accommodation support for people with mental illness

    28 Feb 2019

    Like any other chronic condition, mental illness might affect your ability to manage aspects of everyday life such as finding accommodation or housing and maintaining a place to live, but there are...