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  1. Foster care, permanent care and adoptive parent support services

    18 Apr 2018

    Provides an overview of the financial and family support services available to foster carers, families providing permanent care and adoptive parents...

  2. Healthy and active ageing

    18 Apr 2018

    Being physically active, eating well, socialising and improving your health can help you live a healthy, happy and active life as you get older...

  3. Advance care plan - personal stories

    16 Apr 2018

    Advance care plan personal stories...

  4. Specialist clinics in hospitals

    09 Apr 2018

    Specialist clinics at hospital provide services that are located in a hospital. This helps the service get the best outcome for your treatment and care. Specialist clinics in hospitals are an...

  5. Medical terms and definitions during pregnancy and birth

    14 Mar 2018

    Like all areas of medicine, pregnancy and childbirth has a number of specialised terms, many of which you will hear during your own pregnancy and labour and the birth of your baby...

  6. Families looking for help with alcohol and drug addiction

    13 Mar 2018

    The stress and influence of harmful substance use on family relationships is significant but there is a range of support available to help families cope with drug or alcohol addiction problems...

  7. Medical treatment decision makers

    12 Mar 2018

    You can appoint someone to be your medical power of attorney, also known as ‘enduring power of attorney (medical treatment)’, to make medical decisions on your behalf when, in certain circumstances...

  8. Your rights at the end of life

    12 Mar 2018

    It is important for the family members of someone who is facing the end of their life to respect their wishes and follow through with the requests of their loved one as much as is practical and...

  9. Making healthcare decisions for someone else

    12 Mar 2018

    Family members may be involved in making healthcare decisions for you if you are unable to make decisions and it is not a medical emergency...

  10. Planning where you want to die

    11 Mar 2018

    If you have preferences about how and where you want to die, it is important that you tell your carers, family, friends and healthcare professionals...