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178 Bosnian resources in total. These resources are listed in order of the topic they belong to.

Victorian resources - 83

Abuse

Title: Avoiding financial abuse
Summary: Financial abuse, such as when someone you trust illegally or improperly uses your money, assets or property, is one of the most common forms of abuse of older people.

Title: Seniors Rights Victoria (SRV) and elder abuse
Summary: You have the right to live safely and free from abuse and exploitation. However if you feel isolated, unsafe or controlled within your family circle, you may be experiencing "elder abuse"

Aged care

Title: Avoiding financial abuse
Summary: Financial abuse, such as when someone you trust illegally or improperly uses your money, assets or property, is one of the most common forms of abuse of older people.

Title: Seniors Rights Victoria (SRV) and elder abuse
Summary: You have the right to live safely and free from abuse and exploitation. However if you feel isolated, unsafe or controlled within your family circle, you may be experiencing "elder abuse"

Cancer

Title: Abnormal Pap test results
Summary: The Pap test is a quick and simple test to check for abnormal changes to the cells of the cervix. If these changes are found and managed early, up to 90% of the most common type of cervical cancer may be prevented.

Title: Being Sunsmart
Summary: This fact sheet provides brief information about sun protection, skin cancer and how to prevent it.

Title: Being SunSmart in Victoria
Summary: This information sheet provides advice on sun protection and the prevention and detection of skin cancer.

Title: Cancer that cannot be cured
Summary: Information about treatment options, treating symptoms and where to get help when a person has cancer that cannot be cured.

Title: Cut your cancer risk
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Title: Diagnosing Cancer
Summary: This information sheet explains various tests for cancer.

Title: Eating well during (cancer) treatment
Summary: People with cancer often have difficulty with eating. This factsheet offers suggestions for how to maintain a health diet.

Title: Finding bowel cancer early
Summary: This fact sheet explains the symptoms of bowel cancer and suggests ways to prevent and detect bowel cancer.

Title: Finding breast cancer early: a guide to breast health
Summary: This fact sheet encourages women to learn how to check their breasts regularly.

Title: Learning to relax when you have cancer
Summary: This factsheet offers information and practical suggestions about dealing with tension and anxiety when you have cancer.

Title: Prostate cancer: testing and treatment - what you need to know
Summary: This factsheets answers some common questions about prostate problems.

Title: Treating cancer
Summary: This factsheets outlines the different types of treatments used to treat cancer and suggests what questions you should ask your doctor.

Title: What is cancer?
Summary: Explains what cancer is, how it beings and how it spreads.

Child Protection

Title: Child care services are community centres
Summary: When your child attends a child care service you are provided with a unique opportunity to be supported in your parenting role as well as have your child in care.

Title: Duty of care
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Title: Outdoor Play
Summary: New pressures and changing social conditions increasingly limit children's experiences of the outdoors.

Title: Responsive care giving for infants
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Children's health

Title: Baby Massage
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Title: Child care services are community centres
Summary: When your child attends a child care service you are provided with a unique opportunity to be supported in your parenting role as well as have your child in care.

Title: Conversations with Babies
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Title: Dads and Child Care Services
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Title: Head Lice - Treating and Controlling Head Lice
Summary: Information about detection, treatment, control and prevention.

Title: Healthy Teeth in Child Care
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Title: Illness in Childcare - The Common Cold
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Title: Outdoor Play
Summary: New pressures and changing social conditions increasingly limit children's experiences of the outdoors.

Title: Parent's Guide to Good Vision
Summary: Many children try to adapt to their vision problem without knowing they could see better. As a parent you are best placed to detect the signs of a potential vision problem.

Title: Passive Smoking - How does it affect your child?
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Title: Responsive care giving for infants
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Title: Rubella - Facts, Prevention and Treatment
Summary: This document contains information on Rubella, including Facts, Prevention and Treatment

Title: Starting primary school? School entry immunisation status certificates
Summary: Vaccination at four years of age is important. This fact sheet explains the school entry immunisation certificate.

Title: Transition to School
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Title: Vitamin D - Essential for your growing child
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Title: Water - The drink for children
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Dental care

Title: Healthy Teeth in Child Care
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Title: Oral Health
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Digestive system

Title: Campylobacteriosis
Summary: Information about symptoms, transmission and prevention.

Title: Hepatitis A : The facts
Summary: Information about symptoms, transmission, prevention, immunisation and treatment.

Title: Salmonellosis
Summary: Information about symptoms, transmission, inadequate cooking, cross-contamination, prevention strategies, safe food storage and handling and safe microwave cooking.

Disabilities

Title: Disability Act
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Title: Disability Act 2006 complaints brochure
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Diseases and conditions

Title: Chickenpox (varicella)
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Title: Diphtheria & tetanus
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Title: Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough) and poliomyelitis (polio)
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Title: Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough) and poliomyelitis (polio) and haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)
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Title: Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)
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Title: Head Lice - Treating and Controlling Head Lice
Summary: Information about detection, treatment, control and prevention.

Title: Hepatitis B (infants)
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Title: Measles, mumps and rubella
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Title: Polilmyelitis (polio)
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Title: Reducing Infectious Diseases
Summary: It is natural that as children begin to have more contact with the wider world they become more exposed to viruses and bacteria that can cause disease.

Title: Rotavirus
Summary: Rotavirus is the most common cause of severe gastroenteritis in infants and young children in Australia.

Title: Starting primary school? School entry immunisation status certificates
Summary: Vaccination at four years of age is important. This fact sheet explains the school entry immunisation certificate.

Environment

Title: Welcome to the City of Darebin
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Eyes

Title: Parent's Guide to Good Vision
Summary: Many children try to adapt to their vision problem without knowing they could see better. As a parent you are best placed to detect the signs of a potential vision problem.

Food safety

Title: Healthy Breakfasts
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General health

Title: Cue Cards
Summary: ‘Cue Cards’ is a new resource developed by Eastern Health Transcultural Services to assist health professionals and clients / carers who primarily have English language difficulties, or problems communicating with each other.

Title: Healthy Breakfasts
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Title: Hygiene and Infection Control
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Title: Illness in Childcare - The Common Cold
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Title: Water - The drink for children
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Title: Welcome to your parks
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Health services/patients' rights

Title: Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights in Victoria
Summary: The Charter allows patients, consumers, families, carers and services providing health care to share an understanding of the rights of people receiving health care.

Title: Consumer privacy information brochure
Summary: Health information is often particularly sensitive, therefore consumers need to be confident that their information will be handled appropriately and confidentially. This makes it critical that at the time of collecting information, the consumer is provided with information about their privacy. The consumer privacy information brochure "Your Information, It's Private" has been developed to assist in this process.

Immunisation

Title: A reminder for parents about immunisation
Summary: It's not only babies, toddlers and children who need to be immunised against common childhood illnesses - parents, grandparents and carers do too. You could unwittingly give a serious illness to your child if your immunisation status is not kept up-to-date.

Title: Adolescent Diphtheria, Tetanus and Pertussis (Whooping Cough) - Year 10 school based immunisation program
Summary: This resource includes some brief information about the above conditions and the school-based immunisation program as well as a consent form which needs to be completed by parents or guardians.

Title: Chickenpox (varicella)
Summary:

Title: Diphtheria & tetanus
Summary:

Title: Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough) and poliomyelitis (polio)
Summary:

Title: Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough) and poliomyelitis (polio) and haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)
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Title: Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)
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Title: Hepatitis B (infants)
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Title: Hepatitis B Vaccine - Year 7 School-based Immunisation Program
Summary: This resource provides information about hepatitis B and the Year 7 school-based immunisation program. It includes a consent form that needs to be completed by parents or guardians.

Title: Rubella - Facts, Prevention and Treatment
Summary: This document contains information on Rubella, including Facts, Prevention and Treatment

Title: Starting primary school? School entry immunisation status certificates
Summary: Vaccination at four years of age is important. This fact sheet explains the school entry immunisation certificate.

Infections

Title: Campylobacteriosis
Summary: Information about symptoms, transmission and prevention.

Title: Hepatitis A : The facts
Summary: Information about symptoms, transmission, prevention, immunisation and treatment.

Title: Hepatitis B - The Facts
Summary: Information about causes, symptoms, the meaning of carrier, transmission, prevention, immunisation, potential side effects of immunisation and who should be immunised.

Title: Hepatitis B Vaccine - Year 7 School-based Immunisation Program
Summary: This resource provides information about hepatitis B and the Year 7 school-based immunisation program. It includes a consent form that needs to be completed by parents or guardians.

Title: Hygiene and Infection Control
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Title: Reducing Infectious Diseases
Summary: It is natural that as children begin to have more contact with the wider world they become more exposed to viruses and bacteria that can cause disease.

Title: Salmonellosis
Summary: Information about symptoms, transmission, inadequate cooking, cross-contamination, prevention strategies, safe food storage and handling and safe microwave cooking.

Legal Rights and Information

Title: Carers Victoria Factsheet
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Title: Consent to Share Information
Summary: Health information is often particularly sensitive, therefore consumers need to be confident that their information will be handled appropriately and confidentially. This makes it critical that at the time of collecting information, the consumer is provided with information about their privacy. The consumer privacy information brochure "Your Information, It's Private" has been developed to assist in this process.

Title: Consumer Privacy Information Brochure
Summary: Health information is often particularly sensitive, therefore consumers need to be confident that their information will be handled appropriately and confidentially. This makes it critical that at the time of collecting information, the consumer is provided with information about their privacy. The consumer privacy information brochure "Your Information, It's Private" has been developed to assist in this process.

Title: Culturally and Linguistically diverse (CALD) families
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Title: Disability Act
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Title: Disability Act 2006 complaints brochure
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Title: Introducing children to Aboriginal culture
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Title: Landing on your feet
Summary: This is a booklet produced by the Centre for Multicultural Issues in collaboration with the Victorian Law Foundation, Victorian Legal Aid, Equal Opportunities Commission of Victoria and the Federation of Community Legal Centres of Victoria. It contains important legal information for newly arrived young people in Victoria. Please contact CMYI for an English version of the text.

Title: Learning stories
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Title: Talking with Childcare Professionals about your Child
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Title: You have Privacy Rights
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Medical Procedures

Title: Giving Medication
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Title: Resilience
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Mental Health/Illness

Title: Recognising serious illness in young children
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Nutrition

Title: Healthy Eating and Living in Australia
Summary: This pamphlet is designed to assist new arrivals to secure independence and control in matters of food purchasing and preparation in the first weeks and months after their arrival. It provides basic information on practical food related transitions (eg. shopping, school lunches) and measures for dealing with common health problems in the early settlement period. The pamphlet supports maintenance of the traditional diet and foreshadows some changes that new arrivals may need to be aware of.

Palliative care

Title: Palliative Care - Relief Comfort and Support
Summary: This is a brochure about palliative care and information about care teams.

Parenting

Title: A reminder for parents about immunisation
Summary: It's not only babies, toddlers and children who need to be immunised against common childhood illnesses - parents, grandparents and carers do too. You could unwittingly give a serious illness to your child if your immunisation status is not kept up-to-date.

Title: Dads and Child Care Services
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Title: Duty of care
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Title: Parent's Guide to Good Vision
Summary: Many children try to adapt to their vision problem without knowing they could see better. As a parent you are best placed to detect the signs of a potential vision problem.

Title: Parent-Professional Partnerships
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Title: Reading with Young Children
Summary: Reading with young children (0-5 years) needs to be promoted to families and all members of the community as a fun and integral part of a child's daily routine.

Title: Recognising serious illness in young children
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Title: Responsive care giving for infants
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Title: Talking with Childcare Professionals about your Child
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Title: The Social Baby
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Title: Transition to School
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Physical activity

Title: Physical Activity in Early Education and Care
Summary: Fact sheet explaining the importance of being physically active from a young age and the role it plays in childhood development.

Title: Welcome to your parks
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Safety

Title: Outdoor Play
Summary: New pressures and changing social conditions increasingly limit children's experiences of the outdoors.

Settlement Information

Title: A Guide for newly arrived young people. Understanding the Victorian Education and Training System
Summary: This booklet is designed to meet the information needs of refugee and newly arrived migrant young people who are considering their education and training futures in Australia. The booklet was developed as a response to a perceived need among recently arrived refugee and migrant young people for an introduction to, and overview of, the education and training system in Victoria. Concern had been expressed that while there exists a vast range of educational and training options, there is a lack of information and support available to assist people to 'map out' a structured, clear pathway between courses.

Title: Healthy Eating and Living in Australia
Summary: This pamphlet is designed to assist new arrivals to secure independence and control in matters of food purchasing and preparation in the first weeks and months after their arrival. It provides basic information on practical food related transitions (eg. shopping, school lunches) and measures for dealing with common health problems in the early settlement period. The pamphlet supports maintenance of the traditional diet and foreshadows some changes that new arrivals may need to be aware of.

Smoking

Title: Passive Smoking - How does it affect your child?
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Welfare benefits and services

Title: Introducing children to Aboriginal culture
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Title: Literacy as part of everyday life
Summary: Literacy is part of the everyday life of families. Written and spoken words are used to communicate our ideas and feelings and shared meanings.

Title: Music Experiences for Young Children
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Title: Our Service Commitments
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Title: Welcome to your parks
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Women's Health

Title: Bone Health - Preventing Osteoporosis
Summary: Bone is living tissue made up of specialised bone cells. Like the rest of our bodies, bone is constantly being broken down and renewed. During childhood, more bone is made than is broken down, which is how bones grow. Bone growth is nearly complete by the end of puberty, with only a small increase in bone strength occurring after the later teenage years.

Title: Finding breast cancer early: a guide to breast health
Summary: This fact sheet encourages women to learn how to check their breasts regularly.

Title: Hormone Replacement Therapy
Summary: What are hormones and why do we have them? Hormones are chemicals that are made in our body. They help control many body functions such as growth, energy, repair, reproduction, digestion and internal body temperature. As women age their production of hormones decrease. These hormones include oestrogen, progesterone and testosterone. When these hormones decrease around the time of menopause, some women may experience symptoms such as hot flushes, vaginal dryness, urinary frequency, insomnia and mood swings. Lifestyle, diet and physical activity play an important role in managing symptoms associated with menopause.

National resources - 34

Alcohol and other drugs

Title: Drugs: the real facts booklet
Summary: Fact sheet about various drugs and the effects they can have.

Child Protection

Title: Safe Sleeping
Summary: Fact sheet on reducing the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

Children's health

Title: Safe Sleeping
Summary: Fact sheet on reducing the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

Title: Secondhand Smoke and your Children
Summary: Booklet about the dangers of exposure to secondhand smoke (breathing-in smoke produced by others).

Discrimination

Title: Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission
Summary: The Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Brochure provides an overview of the Commission's role, function and legislation plus publications and contact details. Please note that the Commission is in the process of changing references from its old name (Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission) to its new name - the Australian Human Rights Commission.

Title: The Complaints Guide
Summary: The Complaint Guide provides an introduction for people considering making a complaint, or responding to a complaint, before the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission.

Diseases and conditions

Title: Are you ill, injured or do you have a disability?
Summary: An income support payment for people who personally provide constant care in the home of someone with a severe disability, illness, or who is frail aged.

Emergency

Title: Tracing Service Information
Summary: Australian Red Cross provides an International Tracing Service that assists families to regain contact when they have become separated as a result of war or disaster.

Environment

Title: Life In Australia
Summary: Information regarding Australian history, culture, society and values

General health

Title: Domestic violence and where to get help
Summary: The following links contain information about domestic violence and where to get help.

Title: Your Health
Summary: Information about medicare and your health.

Hepatitis

Title: Hepatitis C - What you need to know
Summary: The word 'hepatitis' means inflammation of the liver. This inflammation can be caused by chemicals, drugs, drinking too much alcohol, or viruses. Hepatitis C (HCV), or "hep C", is caused by the hepatitis C virus.

HIV/AIDS

Title: HIV An Introduction
Summary: 1.1 Did you know? 1.2 How can I avoid becoming infected with HIV? 1.3 What's the difference between HIV and AIDS? 1.4 How can I find out if I have HIV? 1.5 How is HIV transmitted? 1.6 How do I know if someone has HIV/AIDS? 1.7 Traveling overseas 1.8 Using interpreters

Legal Rights and Information

Title: All about us
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Title: Are you ill, injured or do you have a disability?
Summary: An income support payment for people who personally provide constant care in the home of someone with a severe disability, illness, or who is frail aged.

Title: Caring for someone?
Summary: This factsheet is for parents or carers who provide care to someone who has a severe disability, medical condition or is frail aged. This booklet lets you know about the payments and services that you may be able to get if you are a carer.

Title: Low Tar Cigarettes
Summary: Around 65% of Australian smokers report smoking 'light' or 'mild' cigarettes. The majority of these smokers believe that 'light' cigarettes are better for their health than regular cigarettes. They aren't; they carry the same health risks as regular cigarettes.

Title: Parent Consent Forms
Summary: Generic consent forms can be adapted for workers seeking to get parental permission for young people to be involved in activities.

Title: Recently arrived in Australia?
Summary: If you have recently arrived in Australia to live, settling in can be a challenging experience. We have a range of payments and services to help you. There may be waiting periods and other conditions that you need to know about.

Title: Reconnect
Summary: Reconnect Young Refugees Program

Title: Skills for Education and Employment
Summary: A program to help develop speaking, reading, writing or basic maths skills to improve the chances of getting and keeping a job.

Parenting

Title: Parent Consent Forms
Summary: Generic consent forms can be adapted for workers seeking to get parental permission for young people to be involved in activities.

Title: Safe Sleeping
Summary: Fact sheet on reducing the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

Title: Secondhand Smoke and your Children
Summary: Booklet about the dangers of exposure to secondhand smoke (breathing-in smoke produced by others).

Physical activity

Title: Domestic violence and where to get help
Summary: The following links contain information about domestic violence and where to get help.

Settlement Information

Title: Beginning a life in Australia
Summary: The Beginning a Life in Australia booklet welcomes newly-arrived migrants and humanitarian entrants to Australia. It provides useful national, state/territory and local settlement information for migrants, humanitarian entrants, their sponsors and service providers. This information is available to download in English and 37 community languages.

Title: Compliments and Complaints Brochure
Summary: The department is interested in receiving information from the public relating to suspected offences against Australian immigration and citizenship law. Your information may help the department to maintain the integrity of Australia’s borders and its immigration and citizenship programs.

Title: Domestic violence and where to get help
Summary: The following links contain information about domestic violence and where to get help.

Title: Life In Australia
Summary: Information regarding Australian history, culture, society and values

Title: Reconnect
Summary: Reconnect Young Refugees Program

Title: Settlement information for migrants to Australia
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Sexual Health

Title: SHine SA services
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Smoking

Title: Low Tar Cigarettes
Summary: Around 65% of Australian smokers report smoking 'light' or 'mild' cigarettes. The majority of these smokers believe that 'light' cigarettes are better for their health than regular cigarettes. They aren't; they carry the same health risks as regular cigarettes.

Title: Secondhand Smoke and your Children
Summary: Booklet about the dangers of exposure to secondhand smoke (breathing-in smoke produced by others).

Translation and Interpreting Resources

Title: How to telephone RDNS in your language
Summary: You can telephone RDNS and speak to us in your language 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

Welfare benefits and services

Title: Are you a Seasonal,Contract or Casual (intermittent) worker?
Summary: Information on the preclusion period for Seasonal, Contract or Casual workers.

Title: Are you ill, injured or do you have a disability?
Summary: An income support payment for people who personally provide constant care in the home of someone with a severe disability, illness, or who is frail aged.

Title: Assurance of Support
Summary: Some migrants need to get an Assurance of Support (AoS) before their visa to live in Australia can be granted.

Title: Caring for someone?
Summary: This factsheet is for parents or carers who provide care to someone who has a severe disability, medical condition or is frail aged. This booklet lets you know about the payments and services that you may be able to get if you are a carer.

Title: Centrepay - Manage Your Bills
Summary: Centrepay is a free direct bill-paying service offered to customers receiving Centrelink payments.

Title: Financial Information Service
Summary: A free, confidential service that provides education and information on financial and lifestyle issues to all Australians.

Title: Helping People Experiencing Domestic or Family Violence
Summary: We have payments and services to help you if you are experienceing family or domestic violence.

Title: Household Assistance Package
Summary: The Household Assistance Package provides ongoing assistance to help eligible households with any impact from the carbon price on everyday expenses. It includes tax reforms, increases to government pensions and benefits, and new payments.

Title: Language, Literacy and Numeracy Program
Summary: A program to help develop speaking, reading, writing or basic maths skills to improve the chances of getting and keeping a job.

Title: Medicare Safety Net Registration Form
Summary: If you need to see doctors or have tests regularly you could end up with high medical costs—the Medicare Safety Net is designed to help you when you need it most. It means that once you reach a safety net threshold, visits to your doctor or having tests may end up costing you less.

Title: Recently separated and need help?
Summary: We can assist separated parents with information, payments and support. We can also provide you with information about your Child Support options.

Title: Skills for Education and Employment
Summary: A program to help develop speaking, reading, writing or basic maths skills to improve the chances of getting and keeping a job.

Title: Tracing Service Information
Summary: Australian Red Cross provides an International Tracing Service that assists families to regain contact when they have become separated as a result of war or disaster.

Title: Your Health
Summary: Information about medicare and your health.

Women's Health

Title: Understanding menopause and midlife
Summary: What is menopause? Will all women have menopause symptoms? What is early (Premature) menopause? What happens to your body at menopause? Other signs and symptoms. How can you help yourself?

Other State and Territories - 61

Abuse

Title: Are you a victim of domestic violence?
Summary: Information for those experiencing domestic violence. Covers protection orders, court hearings and resources available.

Title: Coping Personally With War
Summary: Distress is an understandable response to war and even more so for those individuals and families whose loved ones may be directly threatened. Feelings and memories related to previous experiences of war or other grief and loss may also resurface. This factsheet produced by NSW Health provides an overview of the main issue and when and how to get assistance.

Title: Domestic violence hurts the whole family
Summary: This brochure explain what domestic violence is and provides a list of services available for people experiencing domestic violence.

Title: Your rights as a victim of crime
Summary: Pamphlet which answers the question "what are my rights as a victim of crime? Also looks at what people should do if they are unhappy about the way a Government Department treats them.

Aged care

Title: Don't let fear limit your life
Summary: Why older people shouldn't be restricted by fears of violent crime, and what measures they can take to protect themselves.

Alcohol and other drugs

Title: Alcohol: Celebrations and Supply, Information for parents
Summary: While most young people go through this time having fun and without any problems there are things parents and carers can do to reduce the chance of anything going wrong.

Title: Drug Education in Primary Schools: Information for Parents
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Title: Drug Education in Secondary Schools: Information for Parents
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Title: Drug information for Parents
Summary: Whether your child chooses to use drugs or not, he or she could be aware of the issue of drugs through the media or peers.

Title: Drug Information for Parents (NSW)
Summary: A parents' guide to talking to children about drugs.

Title: Family matters - how to approach drug issues with your family
Summary: A guide to talking about drug issues with children and young people, including information about legal and illicit drugs and alcohol, and tips for communicating with children and young people.

Title: Family matters: how to approach drug issues with your family
Summary: This information booklet is designed to help parents answer questions when talking to their children about drugs, including alcohol.

Cancer

Title: Abnormal Pap test results
Summary: The Pap test is a quick and simple test to check for abnormal changes to the cells of the cervix. If these changes are found and managed early, up to 90 per cent of the most common type of cervical cancer may be prevented.

Title: Do you know about free breast screening for breast cancer?
Summary: This brochure explains what breastscreen is and what it involves. It also gives information about services available to women in South Australia.

Child Protection

Title: Advice for parents and carers - Signs of problem gambling
Summary: This leaflet outlines some of the signs of problem gambling and provides parents with strategies to help address the gambling problem with their children and where to get help.

Title: Protecting children and young people and reporting to the Department of Community Services
Summary: Information for parents about the duty of health workers to report suspected abuse or neglect of children. Includes information about the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1998.

Children's health

Title: Coping Personally With War
Summary: Distress is an understandable response to war and even more so for those individuals and families whose loved ones may be directly threatened. Feelings and memories related to previous experiences of war or other grief and loss may also resurface. This factsheet produced by NSW Health provides an overview of the main issue and when and how to get assistance.

Title: Peanut allergy
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Title: Peanut allergy and peanut free diet
Summary: Peanut allergy is a reaction which occurs soon after exposure to peanuts or peanut products. It is due to lgE allergy antibodies against peanut proteins.

Title: Protecting children and young people and reporting to the Department of Community Services
Summary: Information for parents about the duty of health workers to report suspected abuse or neglect of children. Includes information about the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1998.

Title: Statewide Eyesight Preschooler Screening (StEPS) brochure
Summary: The StEPS brochure explains why children should have their vision screened before they start school and how children can access the StEPS program and have their vision screened for free before they start school.

Title: Sun Sense - Information for Parents and Caregivers
Summary: This fact sheet discusses the issue of sun safety within a school context.

Title: Why does my baby need a diagnostic assessment?
Summary: Information from the NSW Statewide Infant Screening-Hearing (SWISH) Program for parents whose baby needs a diagnostic assessment following two unclear results from hearing tests.

Title: Why does my baby need a hearing check?
Summary: Information for parents on hearing checks for babies, and why they're important for detecting problems early.

Title: Why does my baby need a repeat hearing screen?
Summary: Information for parents on why their baby needs a repeat hearing test.

Discrimination

Title: Fair Treatment - Your rights
Summary: This sheets provides a brief overview of what equal opportunity means and includes contact details for the South Australian Commission.

Diseases and conditions

Title: Gastroenteritis
Summary: Gastro is an illness which may cause some or all of the following symptoms: diarrhoea stomach cramps vomiting nausea fever headache Germs which cause gastro get into your body through your mouth and it usually takes several days for symptoms to appear. This time is known as the incubation period. Sometimes symptoms may occur within hours of the germs entering your body but it is usually longer. When people get gastro they often assume that the last meal they ate gave them food poisoning. This is usually not the case.

Title: Good news about bad backs
Summary: Information about back pain including prevention and treatment.

Title: Headlice - The Facts
Summary: Information about head lice, including symptoms and treatment.

Title: Meningococcal disease
Summary: Meningococcal disease is a rare but very serious illness that usually appears as meningitis or septicaemia. 'Meningitis' means an inflammation of the protective coverings of the brain and spinal cord. ‘Septicaemia’ means blood poisoning, which is a more widespread infection throughout the body.

Title: Meningococcal group C disease
Summary: Meningococcal disease is a rare but very serious illness that usually appears as meningitis or septicaemia. ‘Meningitis’ means an inflammation of the protective coverings of the brain and spinal cord. ‘Septicaemia’ means blood poisoning, which is a more widespread infection throughout the body.

Title: Peanut allergy
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Title: Rubella Information (with special emphasis for women of childbearing age)
Summary: Fact sheet on rubella, an infectious disease which can harm unborn babies. Includes information on how the disease is spread, symptoms, prevention and immunisation.

Eyes

Title: Statewide Eyesight Preschooler Screening (StEPS) brochure
Summary: The StEPS brochure explains why children should have their vision screened before they start school and how children can access the StEPS program and have their vision screened for free before they start school.

Food safety

Title: Gastroenteritis
Summary: Gastro is an illness which may cause some or all of the following symptoms: diarrhoea stomach cramps vomiting nausea fever headache Germs which cause gastro get into your body through your mouth and it usually takes several days for symptoms to appear. This time is known as the incubation period. Sometimes symptoms may occur within hours of the germs entering your body but it is usually longer. When people get gastro they often assume that the last meal they ate gave them food poisoning. This is usually not the case.

Title: Peanut allergy and peanut free diet
Summary: Peanut allergy is a reaction which occurs soon after exposure to peanuts or peanut products. It is due to lgE allergy antibodies against peanut proteins.

Gambling

Title: Advice for parents and carers - Signs of problem gambling
Summary: This leaflet outlines some of the signs of problem gambling and provides parents with strategies to help address the gambling problem with their children and where to get help.

Title: Managing your gambling Fact Sheet
Summary: This leaflet outlines some of the signs of problem gambling. It also provides hints to help you tackle a gambling problem as well as details of where you can get help

Title: South Oaks Gambling Screen Tool
Summary: The South Oaks Gambling Screen Tool is a screening instrument for assessing problem gambling risk, developed by the South Oaks Foundation Inc.

General health

Title: Meningococcal group C disease
Summary: Meningococcal disease is a rare but very serious illness that usually appears as meningitis or septicaemia. ‘Meningitis’ means an inflammation of the protective coverings of the brain and spinal cord. ‘Septicaemia’ means blood poisoning, which is a more widespread infection throughout the body.

Title: Rubella Information (with special emphasis for women of childbearing age)
Summary: Fact sheet on rubella, an infectious disease which can harm unborn babies. Includes information on how the disease is spread, symptoms, prevention and immunisation.

Title: South Oaks Gambling Screen Tool
Summary: The South Oaks Gambling Screen Tool is a screening instrument for assessing problem gambling risk, developed by the South Oaks Foundation Inc.

Title: Using medicines, herbal medicines and vitamin preparations wisely
Summary: Guide to the safe use of prescription durgs and complementary medicines, including herbal remedies and vitamin and mineral supplements.

Grief and loss

Title: Coping Personally With War
Summary: Distress is an understandable response to war and even more so for those individuals and families whose loved ones may be directly threatened. Feelings and memories related to previous experiences of war or other grief and loss may also resurface. This factsheet produced by NSW Health provides an overview of the main issue and when and how to get assistance.

Title: Kessler 10 brochure
Summary: Brochure providing information about the Kessler 10 questionnaire

Title: Kessler 10 measure
Summary: The Kessler (K10) measure is a 10-item self-report questionnaire intended to yield a global measure of "psychological distress" based on questions about the level of anxiety and depressive symptoms in the most recent 4-week period.

Health services/patients' rights

Title: Do you need a hospital emergency department - or can your local doctor help?
Summary: A guide to understanding the difference between problems needing hospital emergency treatment, and those that can be helped by your local doctor.

Title: Getting the best from your visit to your GP
Summary: A guide to getting the best from your visist to a GP, including information about making appointments and things to remember to tell your doctor.

Title: Queensland Health Public Patients' Charter
Summary: This brochure details rights and responsibilities of public patients in Queensland. It describes what to expect from a visit to a public health service and how to provide feedback for review and improvement.

Heart

Title: Chest pain: is it just indigestion or a heart attack?
Summary: How to recognise symptoms of a heart attack and what to do if they occur.

Hepatitis

Title: Hepatitis C
Summary: A guide to hepatitis C, including symptoms, how the virus is spread, prevention and treatment.

Immunisation

Title: Chickenpox vaccination - Year 7 school based immunisation program
Summary: The chickenpox (varicella) vaccine is now offered to all children in Year 7 at school. If your child has already received a chickenpox vaccine or has a reliable history of chickenpox infection, no further doses are required. Please complete the relevant sections on the consent card and return the form to school. The chickenpox vaccine contains modified live virus at a reduced strength and a small amount of the antibiotic, neomycin.

Title: Pre-immunisation checklist
Summary: Before any immunisation takes place, the doctor or nurse must ask you if: You have read this information You understand this information You need more information to decide whether or not to proceed

Infections

Title: Peanut allergy and peanut free diet
Summary: Peanut allergy is a reaction which occurs soon after exposure to peanuts or peanut products. It is due to lgE allergy antibodies against peanut proteins.

Legal Rights and Information

Title: Information about Restraining Orders
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Title: Information for Victims of Crime
Summary: This pamphlet provides an overview of the help available to people who are victims of crime as well as their rights .

Title: Intepreter Services
Summary:

Title: Managing your gambling Fact Sheet
Summary: This leaflet outlines some of the signs of problem gambling. It also provides hints to help you tackle a gambling problem as well as details of where you can get help

Title: Report to Crime Stoppers
Summary: You can listen to information about reporting crime to crime stoppers.

Title: Rubella Information (with special emphasis for women of childbearing age)
Summary: Fact sheet on rubella, an infectious disease which can harm unborn babies. Includes information on how the disease is spread, symptoms, prevention and immunisation.

Title: Statewide Eyesight Preschooler Screening (StEPS) brochure
Summary: The StEPS brochure explains why children should have their vision screened before they start school and how children can access the StEPS program and have their vision screened for free before they start school.

Title: Your rights as a victim of crime
Summary: Pamphlet which answers the question "what are my rights as a victim of crime? Also looks at what people should do if they are unhappy about the way a Government Department treats them.

Medical Procedures

Title: What women should know about hysterectomy
Summary: Information about hysterectomy, including why the operation may be necessary, the different types of surgery, and alternative treatments.

Men's Health

Title: When marriages break down, it's often men who hurt the most
Summary: Explores the reasons why some men have serious problems dealing with separation and divorce, and how the right support can help them cope better.

Mental Health/Illness

Title: Coping Personally With War
Summary: Distress is an understandable response to war and even more so for those individuals and families whose loved ones may be directly threatened. Feelings and memories related to previous experiences of war or other grief and loss may also resurface. This factsheet produced by NSW Health provides an overview of the main issue and when and how to get assistance.

Title: Depression
Summary: This brochure provides information about depression in its various forms. It discusses the main causes of depression and possible treatments.

Title: Does someone you know have a mental illness?
Summary: A guide to understanding mental illness better. Why prejudice against people with a mental illness can make the illness worse, and how we can all make life easier for people with mental illness and their families.

Title: Kessler 10 brochure
Summary: Brochure providing information about the Kessler 10 questionnaire

Title: Kessler 10 measure
Summary: The Kessler (K10) measure is a 10-item self-report questionnaire intended to yield a global measure of "psychological distress" based on questions about the level of anxiety and depressive symptoms in the most recent 4-week period.

Title: Schizophrenia information
Summary: This fact sheet explains what schizophrenia is, what may cause it, its common symptoms and treatment options.

Title: Stigma and Anxiety
Summary: This brochure discusses the issue of stigma as it often applies to mental illness. The second section focuses on anxiety and anxiety disorders.

Title: What is Mental Health?
Summary: After giving a brief definition of mental health, this brochure discusses strategies to achieve good mental health, what are the main causes of mental illness and what to do if further assistance is required.

Title: Why people with schizophrenia need your support
Summary: Explodes many of the myths about schizophrenia, and explains why community acceptance is important to the wellbeing of people with the disorder.

Parenting

Title: Advice for parents and carers - Signs of problem gambling
Summary: This leaflet outlines some of the signs of problem gambling and provides parents with strategies to help address the gambling problem with their children and where to get help.

Title: Drug Education in Primary Schools: Information for Parents
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Title: Drug Education in Secondary Schools: Information for Parents
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Title: Peanut allergy
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Title: Statewide Eyesight Preschooler Screening (StEPS) brochure
Summary: The StEPS brochure explains why children should have their vision screened before they start school and how children can access the StEPS program and have their vision screened for free before they start school.

Title: Why does my baby need a diagnostic assessment?
Summary: Information from the NSW Statewide Infant Screening-Hearing (SWISH) Program for parents whose baby needs a diagnostic assessment following two unclear results from hearing tests.

Title: Why does my baby need a hearing check?
Summary: Information for parents on hearing checks for babies, and why they're important for detecting problems early.

Title: Why does my baby need a repeat hearing screen?
Summary: Information for parents on why their baby needs a repeat hearing test.

Physical activity

Title: Gentle exercise - nothing to lose and a lot to gain
Summary: A guide to the benefits of gentle exercise for older people, including stronger bones and muscles, a lower risk of falls and staying independent for longer.

Pregnancy and post-natal

Title: Depression during Pregnancy and Early Parenthood
Summary: Information about depression in pregnancy and early parenthood, including signs and symptoms of depression, causes of depression, treatment options, coping strategies, and how to find help.

Title: Smoking and Pregnancy
Summary: A guide to the effects of tobacco smoke on unborn babies, including information on how to quit smoking.

Safety

Title: Don't let fear limit your life
Summary: Why older people shouldn't be restricted by fears of violent crime, and what measures they can take to protect themselves.

Title: Information for Victims of Crime
Summary: This pamphlet provides an overview of the help available to people who are victims of crime as well as their rights .

Title: Sun Sense - Information for Parents and Caregivers
Summary: This fact sheet discusses the issue of sun safety within a school context.

Settlement Information

Title: Coping Personally With War
Summary: Distress is an understandable response to war and even more so for those individuals and families whose loved ones may be directly threatened. Feelings and memories related to previous experiences of war or other grief and loss may also resurface. This factsheet produced by NSW Health provides an overview of the main issue and when and how to get assistance.

Smoking

Title: Products to help you stop smoking
Summary: Guide to products to help you quit smoking, including nicotine replacement therapy (patches, gum, lozenges, sublingual tablets and inhalers) and medication. Also includes other strategies to help you quit.

Title: Smoking and Pregnancy
Summary: A guide to the effects of tobacco smoke on unborn babies, including information on how to quit smoking.

Translation and Interpreting Resources

Title: Report to Crime Stoppers
Summary: You can listen to information about reporting crime to crime stoppers.

Welfare benefits and services

Title: Advice for parents and carers - Signs of problem gambling
Summary: This leaflet outlines some of the signs of problem gambling and provides parents with strategies to help address the gambling problem with their children and where to get help.

Title: Intepreter Services
Summary:

Title: Managing your gambling Fact Sheet
Summary: This leaflet outlines some of the signs of problem gambling. It also provides hints to help you tackle a gambling problem as well as details of where you can get help

Title: Protecting children and young people and reporting to the Department of Community Services
Summary: Information for parents about the duty of health workers to report suspected abuse or neglect of children. Includes information about the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1998.

Title: South Oaks Gambling Screen Tool
Summary: The South Oaks Gambling Screen Tool is a screening instrument for assessing problem gambling risk, developed by the South Oaks Foundation Inc.

Title: Statewide Eyesight Preschooler Screening (StEPS) brochure
Summary: The StEPS brochure explains why children should have their vision screened before they start school and how children can access the StEPS program and have their vision screened for free before they start school.

Women's Health

Title: Abnormal Pap test results
Summary: The Pap test is a quick and simple test to check for abnormal changes to the cells of the cervix. If these changes are found and managed early, up to 90 per cent of the most common type of cervical cancer may be prevented.

Title: Depression during Pregnancy and Early Parenthood
Summary: Information about depression in pregnancy and early parenthood, including signs and symptoms of depression, causes of depression, treatment options, coping strategies, and how to find help.

Title: Do you know about free breast screening for breast cancer?
Summary: This brochure explains what breastscreen is and what it involves. It also gives information about services available to women in South Australia.

Title: What women should know about hysterectomy
Summary: Information about hysterectomy, including why the operation may be necessary, the different types of surgery, and alternative treatments.

Title: When menopause affects relationships
Summary: Information on how menopause can affect sexuality, including solutions to common problems.