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collapse Subject : Diseases - Support and Information ‎(7)
BreastScreen NSW
This government funded service aims to detect breast cancer early before it has a chance to spread.
Cancer Council NSW
Dementia Australia
 
Diseases & Conditions
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Leukaemia Foundation
Dedicated to helping those with leukaemia, lymphoma, myeloma and related blood disorders survive and then live a better quality of life
National Asthma Council of Australia
Virtual Medical Centre
Australia's leading medical information website. It delivers the latest medical information written by medical professionals
collapse Subject : Drugs ‎(9)
ADF Search
The Australian Drug Foundation's online solution for the discovery and delivery of information on alcohol and drugs including reports, books, journal articles and more
Australian Drug Information Network
Links to information resources on alcohol and other drugs
Drug info @ your library
Free information about drugs, alcohol and the law for the community of New South Wales
FARE
Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education - An independent charitable organisation working to prevent the harmful use of alcohol in Australia
MedlinePlus
Learn about your prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines. Includes side effects, dosage, special precautions, and more.  A service of the United States National Library of Medicine
myDr
Find information on medicines and treatments for specific diseases and conditions and search Australia's largest free database of Consumer Medicines Information
Parenting Strategies: Preventing Adolescent Alcohol Misuse
Tune In Not Out
A portal full of information and videos for young people to manage mental health, drugs, sex, bullying, work, health and body image
Your Room
A place to get facts about alcohol and other drugs
collapse Subject : Government Services ‎(10)
ABC Health and Wellbeing
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation's award-winning online health gateway
Carers Australia
The national peak body representing Australia’s unpaid carers
Department of Health
 
Deptartment of Social Services
The department's mission is to improve the lifetime wellbeing of people and families in Australia.
Healthy Kids
Information, resources and ideas on physical activity and healthy eating for children and young people.
 
HSNet
Database of over 65,000 support services across NSW covering health, disability, aged care, welfare, community, education, legal and housing
Immunise Australia Program
Provides information about immunisation and Australian immunisation standards
Kids Helpline

Kids Helpline is Australia's only free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25

My Aged Care
Established by the Australian Government to help you navigate the aged care system
Young Carers Network
A website for young carers to share their stories and opinions, attend live webinars and learn new skills
collapse Subject : Medical Reference ‎(4)
Consumer Health Complete
Covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men's & women's health. Online database. Use your library card barcode to log in
HealthDirect
Safe, practical health information and advice
Merck Manual Consumer Version
Find information on medical topics, symptoms, drugs, procedures, news and more, written in everyday language
PubMed.gov
PubMed comprises more than 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites
collapse Subject : Mental Health ‎(12)
AllPsych
One of the largest and most comprehensive psychology websites, referenced by hundreds of colleges and universities around the world
Beyondblue
Provides information and support to help everyone in Australia achieve their best possible mental health, whatever their age and wherever they live
Black Dog Institute
Dedicated to understanding, preventing and treating mental illness
BluePages
Information about treatments for depression based on the latest scientific evidence. Also offers screening tests for depression and anxiety, and links to other helpful resources
Dementia Australia
 
MedlinePlus - Mental Health
Mental Health Carers NSW
A non-government organization that provides systemic advocacy and support for families, relatives and friends of people who experience mental illness
Mental Health Commission of New South Wales
Parenting Strategies: Preventing Depression and Anxiety
Tune In Not Out
Information for young people on a wide range of topics for navigating life’s challenges, from mental health, relationships, exam stress to sexual health and more
Way Ahead
Directory of mental health services in New South Wales
WayAhead
Educates people about mental health and wellbeing and links them to services and resources that improve their mental health throughout New South Wales
collapse Subject : Problem Gambling ‎(3)
Gambling Help
From the New South Wales government
Gambling Help Online
 
Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation
collapse Subject : Statistics ‎(2)
Health Statistics New South Wales
Information about the health of the NSW community at the state and the local level
World Health Statistics
From the World Health Organisation
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