Useful Websites

Useful Websites

Alcohol - Department of Health

Australian Drug Foundation

Amputee Association of New South Wales

Limbs 4 Life

Alzheimer’s Australia

Your Brain Matters

Alzheimer’s Disease – Better Health Channel

Alzheimer’s with useful links
Information about Anxiety

Facts and support for anxiety – Beyondblue
Arthritis Australia

Australian Rheumatology Association


Information about Arthritis

Arthritis Australian Capital Territory

Arthritis Queensland/

Arthritis New South Wales

Arthritis & Osteoporosis Northern Territory

Arthritis South Australia

Arthritis Tasmania

Arthritis Victoria/ Arthritis Western Australia

Asthma Australia

National Asthma Council of Australia


Information about Asthma

Bladderbowel Department of Health

Vision Australia

National Blood Authority Australia

Leukemia Foundation Australia


Information about Blood Pressure

Heart Foundation

Bone Health Foundation

Healthy Bones Australia - An Osteoporosis Australia initiative

Osteoporosis Australia

Information about Bone Health

Brain Injury Australia

Cancer Australia Government

Cancer Screening

Cancer Council Australia

Carers Australia

Department of Human Service


Lions Australia

Rotary Australia

Probus South Pacific

Clubs of Australia directory

Salvation Army

Incontinence and continence problems

Deaf Australia

Dementia Care Australia

Alzheimer’s Australia Dementia


Information about Dementia

Information about Dental Health


Depression in older adults and the elderly


Information about Depression with useful resources

Diabetes Australia

National Diabetes Service Scheme (NDSS)


Information about Diabetes with useful resources


My Aged Care - disability

Department of Health

Vision Australia


Eye Health for over 60s

Fall prevention

having a fall

Eating well over 60

Foot Care

Glaucoma Australia

My Aged Care - helping navigate the Aged Care system

Human Services delivering social and health-related payments and services

Department of Health promoting, developing and funding health

Department of Veterans Affairs supporting those who served

Australian Hearing - the leading specialist provider of services

Department of Heath Office of Hearing Services

Acoustic Neuroma Association of Australia

benefits, payments and services

National Health Services Directory

The Heart Foundation Australia

Cardiovascular Disease

Information about Heart AttackInformation about Heart Attack

Heart Disease

MyHospitals making it easy to find information about Australian Hospitals

Huntington’s Queensland

Huntington’s New South Wales

Huntington’s Victoria

Huntington’s Disease

Incontinence and continence problems

Kidney Health Australia

Age related Kidney problems Information about Lung Cancer

Lung Conditions

Lung Cancer

Macular Disease Foundation Australia websit

Macular degeneration

Mydr Australia - Health and Medical Information for Australia

Medical Dictionary

Medicare services

Human Services useful links for Older Australians

Information about Medicines and their active ingredients

Free Aged Care Vacancies List

Receive a list of current aged care vacancies in your local area.

National Medicines Policy - Department of Health

National Prescribing Service Medicinewise

elderly care for mental health

mental health disorders

caring for someone with mental health problems

Muscular Dystrophy Australia

Muscular Dystrophy

MS Australia

Multiple Sclerosis

Nutrition Australia

healthy eating

eating well over 60

Australian Government My Aged Care - Palliative Care

Palliative Care Australia - representing interests and aspirations of all who share the ideal of quality care at the end of life

Advance Care Planning - a series of steps you can take to help you plan for your future health care

National Palliative Care program information and resources - Department of Health

Parkinson’s Australia representing all of the state organisations that offer support to people with Parkinson’s disease

The Shake It Up Australia Foundation

Parkinson’s Victoria Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s Disease

Australian Government Human Services - Age Pension income support

Your Life Choices - information about the Age Pension

Australian Securities and Investment Commission Moneysmart Super and Age Pension Calculator

Official online source for your PBS - Department of Health

Australian Government Human Services - the PBS, helping to cover the cost of a wide range of prescription medicines

Physical Activity for older adults

Probus South Pacific

physical activity for older Australians

Bowls Australia

Life Activities Clubs Victoria

Seniors Recreation Council of WA

The Grey Nomads - discovering the open road in Australia

Australian Government Human Services - Age Pension and planning for retirement

Australian Securities and Investment Commission Moneysmart - Retirement and Superannuation planning

Your Life Choices - Retirement planning

RSL National

RSL Australian Capital Territory

RSL Queensland

RSL New South Wales

RSL South Australia

RSL Tasmania

RSL Victoria Branch

RSL Western Australia

rural and remote health and useful links

Salvation Armyu

Seniors Card Australian Capital Territory

Seniors Card New South Wales

Seniors Card Northern Territory

Seniors Card Queensland

Seniors Card South Australia

Seniors Card Western Australia

Cancer Council Australia - Skin Cancer

skin cuts and abrasions

Skin with links to other skin topics and conditions

Spinal Cord Injuries Australia

Step Ahead Australia - finding a cure for spinal cord injury

National Stroke Foundation



Stroke risk factors and prevention

Australian Dental Association

Department of Health - Government dental initiative

how to keep your teeth clean- Healthdirect Australia

dental health

Teeth care

coping with a terminal illness

Department of Veterans’ Affairs

Vision Australia

Vision loss

how to care for wounds

X-ray examinations – Better Health Channel