Associations / councils / societies

ACT and Districts Stoma Association

ACT Government Health Directorate Building
Level 2
1 Moore Street
CANBERRA  ACT  2601
Phone: (02) 6205 1055
Fax: (02) 6205 1055
Email: actstoma@alphalink.com.au
Website: www.actstoma.org.au

A voluntary, non-profit organisation formed to further the welfare of its members, who have either a colostomy, ileostomy or urostomy.

ACT Palliative Care Society

Clare Holland House
5 Menindee Drive
BARTON  ACT  2600
Phone: (02) 6273 9606
Website: www.pallcareact.org.au

This is a representative body for palliative care in the ACT.  It also provides a volunteer support program for palliative care patients, families and carers.

Dietitians Association of Australia

Unit 1
8 Phipps Close
DEAKIN  ACT  2600
Phone: (02) 6163 5200
Website: www.daa.asn.au

Peak body of dietetic and nutrition professionals.  Online tips for healthy eating.

Leukaemia Foundation

1 Walton Street
ISAACS  ACT  2607
Phone: (02) 6286 9954
Website: www.leukaemia.org.au

Provides people affected by leukaemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma and related blood disorders and their families with courtesy transport to and from treatment, and accommodatin for families who have to travel from interstate for treatment.

Palliative Care Australia Incorporated

PO Box 24
DEAKIN WEST  ACT  2600
Phone 1: (02) 6232 4433
Phone 2: (02) 6232 4434
Email: pcainc@palliativecare.org.au
Website: www.aplliativecare.org.au

The peak national organisation representing the interests and aspirations of all who share the ideal of quality care at the end of life.