Notice Board

National survey

Are you a general practitioner, practice nurse or community-based pharmacist working in primary care? 

The AusCAPPS Network is inviting clinicians to participate in a national survey to...

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Posted: 19 September 2023

Survey closes 15 November 2023

National workforce survey

Emerging Minds is inviting those working in the health, social and community services sectors to complete the 2023 National Workforce Survey for Family, Parent and Child Mental Health

The survey...

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Posted: 11 September 2023

Suicide prevention for seniors program

Anglicare's Suicide Prevention for Seniors Program is free and funded by the New South Wales and Australian governments. It is suited to anyone supporting older people – whether in a paid or...

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Posted: 22 August 2023

Free and confidential support

1800 My Options provides information about contraception, abortion and sexual health in Victoria. They run a confidential and free phone line and online service. They are an independent and pro-choice service, operated by Women’s...

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Posted: 08 August 2023

Know the symptoms of cancer

Cancer Council WA has created the Find Cancer Early program to improve cancer outcomes by increasing cancer symptom awareness and encouraging people to visit their doctor, clinic nurse or Aboriginal health worker if they notice...

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Posted: 24 July 2023

Bowel cancer screening kits

Healthcare providers can now issue National Bowel Cancer Screening Program kits.

Encouraging your patients aged 50 to 74 to screen for bowel cancer just got easier, with the National Bowel Cancer...

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Posted: 28 June 2023

Virtual patients in communications training – survey

Researchers at Flinders University, the University of Queensland and University of South Australia are exploring health professionals’ attitudes to the use of virtual patients in communication skills training. Virtual patients allow health...

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Posted: 26 June 2023

Free and confidential support

Operated by No to Violence, the Men’s Referral Service is the central point of contact for men taking responsibility for their violent behaviour. It provides free, confidential and expert support services to men who use family violence, and...

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Posted: 09 June 2023

Support to deliver epilepsy care

As a health care professional, you may know that Epilepsy Action Australia (EAA) provides support, information and services to those living with and affected by epilepsy. You may not know that EAA now provides Practice Nurses and GPs with federally funded support to assist with...

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Posted: 24 May 2023

Free palliative care resources

Tailored caring@home resources for health professionals are now available and applicable Australia-wide. 

The Palliative Care Clinic Box is a free resource clinicians can use to educate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

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Posted: 13 April 2023

Free hepatitis advice

Did you know hepatitis B and hepatitis C are the most common and burdensome blood-borne viruses in Australia? Without treatment, they can cause liver disease and liver cancer.

However, both hepatitis B and hepatitis C are preventable and have effective treatment. For hepatitis C, there’s...

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Posted: 30 March 2023

80 years of Regional Arts Australia

For 80 years, Regional Arts Australia (RAA) has facilitated opportunities, increased access and provided support to celebrate Australian stories. 

In 1943, our founder, Miss Dorothy Helmrich OBE, saw a need to bring the arts to people living outside Australian...

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Posted: 08 March 2023

Antidepressant research study

The George Institute for Global Health is conducting the ALIGNED study, looking at how pharmacogenomics can help to find the right antidepressant medication for people with depression.

Pharmacogenomics is a simple genetic...

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Posted: 18 January 2023

Caring for people experiencing mental ill health

Minds Together is a new suite of programs, developed by Everymind, for the partners, spouses, family members, friends and colleagues who provide most of the support to people experiencing mental ill health and suicidal distress.

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Posted: 22 December 2022

Stillbirth clinical care standard

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care has released the Stillbirth Clinical Care Standard. The National Rural Health Alliance is pleased...

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Posted: 05 November 2022

Rural health consumer panel

Would you like the opportunity to contribute to a better understanding of the unique health and wellbeing challenges of people living in rural and regional areas? Do you have time to complete a few surveys each year to provide feedback on your experiences with rural and regional health care? Are...

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Posted: 17 August 2022

Support for healthcare providers

The Australian Contraception and Abortion Primary Care Practitioner Support Network (AusCAPPS) is a free national online community of practice designed to help GPs, practice nurses and community pharmacists to provide long-acting reversible contraception and early medical...

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Posted: 12 August 2022

Information on disability support

The Disability Gateway is a free, Australia-wide service to help people with disability, their families and carers, find trusted information and services. 

It’s accessible, easy to use and a great way to connect to supports in your area like health care and wellbeing...

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Posted: 25 July 2022

Eating disorders eLearning

The National Eating Disorders Collaboration (NEDC) has recently developed a new online training program, Eating Disorder Core Skills: eLearning...

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Posted: 07 July 2022

Free online IBD education for GPs

You now have access to a range of GP and physician education resources to support you in the management of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) through Crohn’s & Colitis Australia’s GP Aware Project....

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Posted: 09 June 2022

Free breast cancer exercise program

You are invited to a free breast cancer exercise and wellness program.

YWCA Encore is an award-winning exercise program for women who have had breast cancer or preventative mastectomy.

The eight-week (two hours per week) prescriptive course of land and pool-based...

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Posted: 06 June 2022

Sexual violence response training

Monash University and the Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine have developed an online training course for health practitioners in recognising and responding to patients who have experienced sexual violence.

This three-unit, CPD-accredited...

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Posted: 17 May 2022

Bush Support Line

The CRANAplus Bush Support Line provides free, confidential support for remote and rural health workers and their families.

The Bush Support Line is open 24 hours, seven days a week.

Call 1800 805...

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Posted: 02 March 2022

Personal walking plans

Heart Foundation Walking is a free program for anyone who lives in Australia. Walking groups are located in different locations across Australia.

For those who are not able to access a walking group, or choose to walk on their own,...

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Posted: 06 December 2021

Get connected, stay connected

The Regional Tech Hub provides independent, free advice about telecommunications services for people who live and work in regional, rural and remote areas of Australia. 

You’ll find resources to...

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Posted: 18 December 2020

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