Health and Wellbeing

Health and Wellbeing Find a Health Service
Health Directorate - Aged Care and Rehabilitation Service Walk-In Centre
HealthInsite
Healthdirect Australia
Nutrition Australia The Crisis Assessment and Treatment Team COTA ACT - Community Eduction Program
Women's Centre for Health Matters
Women ACT
Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Services
Beyondblue
Lifeline
Mesothelioma Guide

Excercise and Fitness Options YMCA - PrYme Movers
mpowerdome - Keenagers Program
Heart Foundation Heart Moves
Beat It
CANwalk
Pedal Power
Dance Societies and Groups in Canberra
GYM@BCS

Arts Arts and Health Australia ArtsACT


Find a Health ServiceFind a Health Service

http://health.act.gov.au/health-services/ External Link

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Health Directorate - Aged Care and Rehabilitation ServiceACT Health Directorate

These services include prevention, assessment, diagnosis, treatment, support and rehabilitation for older people and people experiencing disability following an illness / trauma.
http://www.health.act.gov.au/our-services/rehabilitation-aged-and-community-care External Link

Equipment Services
http://www.health.act.gov.au/our-services/rehabilitation-aged-and-community-care/oxygen-and-equipment-servicesExternal Link

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Walk In CentreWalk-In Centre

Located in Tuggeranong and Belconnen, the centre provides free one-off advice and treatment for people with minor illnes or injury. Open from 7.30am until 10pm every day of the year, including Christmas Day and New Year's Day. No appointment necessary.
http://www.health.act.gov.au/our-services/walk-centre External Link

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Health InsiteHealthInsite

An Internet-based gateway to reliable health information provided by a broad range of approved information partners, created by The Department of Health and Ageing.
http://www.healthinsite.gov.au/ External Link

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Healthdirect AustraliaHealthdirect Australia

A telephone triage, health advice and information line funded by federal, state and territory governments. 1800 022 222.
http://www.healthdirect.org.au/ External Link

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Nutrition AustraliaNutrition Australia

Promoting optimal health for all Australians by encouraging food variety and physical activity. Website includes healthy recipes and useful factsheets.
http://www.nutritionaustralia.org/actExternal Link

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ACT Health Directorate The Crisis Assessment and Treatment Team

Provides a 24 hour, seven day a week service used for assessment and treatment of mentally ill people in crisis situations. Phone 1800 629 354 or 6205 1065.
http://www.health.act.gov.au/our-services/mental-healthExternal Link

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COTACOTA ACT - Community Education Programs

Trained Peer Educators volunteer their time to talk to older Canberrans about healthy ageing issues.

http://www.cotaact.org.au/services/programs-2/External Link

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Women's Centre for Health MattersWomen's Centre for Health Matters

A resource centre for issues relating to women's health and wellbeing.
http://www.wchm.org.au/ External Link

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Women's Information and Referral CentreWomen ACT

The ACT Government's online information service for women and girls brings together the Office for Women and Women's Information Referral Centre websites and includes an enhanced Women's Service Directory.
http://www.communityservices.act.gov.au/women

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Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health ServicesWinnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Services

Winnunga Nimmityjah provides a holistic model of health care that encompasses not only medical care, but a range of programs to promote good health and healthy lifestyles.
http://www.winnunga.org.au/ External Link

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Beyond BlueBeyondblue

The National depression initiative to increase the capacity of the broader Australian community to prevent depression and respond effectively to it when it occurs.
https://www.beyondblue.org.au/External Link

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LifelineLifeline

Provides confidential telephone counselling for people who are in need of support at times of crisis.
http://www.act.lifeline.org.au/ External Link

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Mesothelioma GuideMesothelimoma Guide

Our mission is to guide mesothelioma patients and their loved ones toward answers, care options, and free health solutions that improve their lives. Mesothelioma Guide was founded with over a decade of experience serving the mesothelioma community and a commitment to creating a better environment for patients and family members. By remaining a for-profit company, we’re able to dedicate hundreds of thousands of dollars in free top-tier resources and patient support staff.
https://www.mesotheliomaguide.com/mesothelioma/External Link

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YMCA - PrYme Movers

YMCA - PrYme Movers

The leading provider of older adult health and wellness programs in Canberra. Classes operate at various centres throughout Canberra.
http://canberra.ymca.org.au/what-we-do/activey/programs/pryme-movers/External Link

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M-Powerdome Keenage Programmpowerdome - Keenagers Program (50+)

A fun loving group with a strong social focus that provides a variety of activities that contribute to the health and wellbeing of people aged 50 and over. 56 Coyne Street, Fadden.
http://www.mpowerdome.com.au/index.php?page_id=1 External Link

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Heart Foundation Heart MovesHeart Foundation Heart Moves

Helping all Australians stay active for life.
http://www.heartmoves.org.au/ External Link

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Beat ItDiabetes Australia

An Australian Diabetes Council initiative which provides a tailored exercise and lifestyle management program to asist those with or at risk of diabetes or other chronic disease.
http://www.health.gov.au/internet/healthyactive/publishing.nsf/Content/healthy-comm-lgag-att_c-toc~healthy-comm-lgag-att_c-beatitExternal Link

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CANwalkCANwalk

A portal designed to assist you in finding a local walking group or event to suit your needs.
http://www.canwalk.org.au External Link

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Pedal PowerPedal Power

A community organisation with the objectiver: 'More canberrans cycling, more often, for a better community'.
http://www.pedalpower.org.au/ External Link

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Dance Societies and Groups in Canberra

http://www.bcl.com.au/canberra/connect-with-community-canberra/dance-canberra.htmExternal Link

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Belconnen Fitness GYM@BCS

Get fit and have fun at BCS Fitness.

http://www.bcsact.com.au/gymbcsExternal Link

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Arts and Health Australia

A networking and advocacy organisation and cousulting agency, established to enhance and improve health and wellbeing within the community through engagement in creative activity.
http://www.artsandhealth.org/resources/online-resources.html External Link

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ArtsACT

Develops and implements government policies relating to the arts. It manages the ACT Arts Fund, the Public Art Program and a range of other arts development initiatives as well as oversees the development and managment of a range of ACT cultural facilities.
http://www.bcl.com.au/canberra/connect-with-community-canberra/artcraft-canberra.htmExternal Link

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