Alzheimers Australia: www.alzheimers.org.au
Alzheimers Australia is the peak body providing support and advocacy for the 500,000 Australians living with dementia.
Beyondblue – the national depression initiative: www.beyondblue.org.au
Beyondblue’s main is to increase community awareness of depression. The website provides access to information about:
- common symptoms of depression
- the causes and treatments of depression
- examples of treatment experiences
- links to other information services and support groups
- stories of recovery
Carers Victoria: http://www.carersvic.org.au/
Carers Victoria offers direct services to support carers in their caring role.
Municipal Association of Victoria: www.mav.asn.au/
MAV is the peak representative and lobbying body for the 79 councils in Victoria.
National Prescribing Service: www.nps.org.au
NPS is a member-based organisation providing information and services to health professionals and the community on the quality use of medicines.
Palliative Care Victoria Inc: www.pallcarevic.asn.au/ Palliative Care Victoria Inc (PCV) is the peak body representing palliative care providers, consumers and their families and those with an interest in palliative care in Victoria.
Victorian Council on Social Service: www.vcoss.org.au/ VCOSS is the peak body of the social and community services sector pursuing just and fair social outcomes for Victoria.