National support, advocacy and health promotion group for people with the genetic condition haemochromatosis (inherited iron overload disorder).
The Health Care Consumers' Association of the ACT (HCCA) was formed in 1978 by concerned ACT health care consumers to provide a voice for consumers on local health issues. HCCA aims to be a means for health care consumers to participate in policy, planning and service decisions that affect their health. It does this by working with health providers to achieve services that are responsive, respectful, accessible and affordable to all; encouraging direct consumer involvement in health decision making; and lobbying and advocating on behalf of ACT health care consumers.
Health Consumers Alliance of South Australia aims to provide a strong, independent, effective voice for health consumers in SA.
Health Consumers NSW represents the interests of patients, carers and their families in NSW. We believe in shaping a health system that listens to, respects, partners with and values health consumers. We are a not-for-profit organisation and registered health charity.
Health Consumers Queensland (HCQ) acts as a statewide, peak health consumer body to provide information and advice from a consumers (patients) perspective to shape health policy, systems and service reform. HCQ supports consumer, community and patient involvement in all aspects and stages of their individual and collective health care journey.
Health issues Centre is a non-government, health policy/research centre which recommends improvements to the health system from the perspective of consumers. It aims to create a more equitable health care system which is more responsive to users, particularly those who are disadvantaged by current arrangements.
Supported by cardiologists, hearts4heart is a national not-for-profit & peak body that supports, educates & advocates for those living with heart disease.
Hepatitis Australia provide a national leadership and advocacy on viral hepatitis. They support partnerships for action to ensure the needs of Australians affected by or at risk of viral hepatitis are met.
Jean Hailes for Women's Health
Limbs 4 Life provides information and support to amputees, their families and primary caregivers while promoting an inclusive community.
Their activities include raising awareness through seminars, conferences, campaigns and advertising; and engaging with medical professionals and their associations, Government, charities and other organisations to advocate for families with Lynch syndrome.
Macular Disease Foundation Australia
The ME/CFS/FM Association - Queensland provides information, support and counselling to patients with chronic fatigue syndrome/fibromyalgia and their carers, and raises funds for medical research into the illnesses.
Medtronic Australasia Pty Ltd
As the national peak body for people living with MS in Australia, they campaign about important issues on behalf of our community by working closely with our state societies, national advocates and MS Research Australia, to ensure their submissions and work are based on the latest evidence.
They advocate across all stakeholders, governments and communities on behalf of our state and territory member organisations to represent people who are diagnosed with the disease, their carers and the broader MS community.
The National Association of People Living with HIV/AIDS, Australia (NAPWA) is the peak national non - government organisation representing people living with HIV/AIDS community based groups in Australia. NAPWA is the only national association advocating and representing specifically on behalf of people living with HIV/AIDS, and it ensures that people living with HIV/AIDS are central to the Australian response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
The National Stroke Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation that works with stroke survivors, carers, health professionals, government and the public to reduce the impact of stroke on the community. We are the voice of stroke in Australia.
Nepean Blue Mountains Community Advisory Committee