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Victorian resources - 86

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"

Asthma

Title: Asthma Action Plans
Summary: This information sheet is designed for people with asthma and their carers. It describes the importance of having and Asthma Action Plan to assist in the management of asthma.

Cancer

Title: UV radiation and vitamin D for people with naturally very dark skin
Summary: It is important for children with naturally very dark skin to get some sun when outside.

Children's health

Title: Atopic Eczema (Dermatitis)
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about atopic or infantile eczema, how it occurs, what may cause it, how it can be prevented and treated.

Title: Birthmarks
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about birthmarks, what the most common types, where they occur and whether they require treatment.

Title: Candida (Thrush) in Babies
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about candida (thrush) in babies, how it occurs, what may cause it, how it is treated.

Title: Chicken Pox
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about chicken pox, how it occurs, what causes it, what needs to be done in order to prevent infecting others and how it is treated.

Title: Child Bedwetting
Summary: Bed-wetting is common. About one in every five children in Australia wets the bed. Bed-wetting can run in families and is more common in boys than girls before the age of nine years. It can be upsetting for the child and stressful for the whole family. The good news is that you can get help.

Title: Erythema (Toxicum) Neonatorum
Summary: Erythema neonatorum is very common, occurring in up to 50% of healthy newborn babies. It appears as blotchy redness over most of the body that comes and goes. In more darkly coloured skin this may be purple or dark brown. The child is completely well and is not troubled by the rash.

Title: Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores)
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about herpes simplex (cold sores) in children, how it occurs, what may cause it, how it can be prevented and treated.

Title: Impetigo - School Sores
Summary: This fact sheet provides about impetigo (or school sores), how they occur, what may cause them, how they can be prevented and treated.

Title: Infantile Seborrhoeic Dermatitis - Cradle Cap
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about infantile seborrhoeic dermatitis, how it occurs, what may cause it, how it can be prevented and treated.

Title: Insect bites
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about insects bites, what they are, where they occur and how they are treated.

Title: Miliaria - Sweat or Heath Rash
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about miliaria (also known as sweat or heat rash), how it occurs, what may cause it, how it is prevented and treated.

Title: Molluscum Contagiosum
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about Molluscum Contagiosum, especially in children. It describes how it occurs, what causes it and how it is treated.

Title: Nappy Rash
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about nappy rash, how it occurs, what may cause it, how it is treated.

Title: Pediculosis - Head Lice
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about pediculosis or head lice, what it is, how it can be prevented, how it can be treated,

Title: Pre-eclampsia Explained
Summary: Pre-eclampsia is an illness that occurs during or immediately after pregnancy. It can affect both the mother and the baby.

Title: Scabies
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about scabies, what it is, how it is prevented to spread and how it is treated.

Title: Skin Care in Babies and Young Children
Summary: This fact sheet provides general information for carers about how to take care of babies' and children's skin. It explains the nature of baby skin, what are the best products to use as well as where to seek further advice.

Title: Teen Bedwetting
Summary: Some young people with night-time wetting may also have day-time bladder problems, such as passing urine more often and more urgently than normal, and urine leaks as they hurry to the toilet (also called overactive bladder).

Title: Tinea (Ringworm and Athlete's Foot)
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about tinea in babies and children, how it occurs, what may cause it, how it can be prevented and treated.

Title: Urticaria (Hives)
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about urticaria (hives), how it occurs, what may cause it, how it is treated.

Title: Viral Exanthems - Rashes Associated with Viruses
Summary: This fact sheet provides about rashes which are associated with viral infections. It briefly describes the most common ones and how they manifest themselves.

Title: Warts
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about warts, especially in children. It describes how they occurs, what causes the and how they are treated.

Dementia

Title: Dementia
Summary: People with dementia have memory loss and may be confused and not know where they are, This can cause or make bladder and bowel control problems worse.

Diabetes

Title: Night Wetting
Summary: Nocturnia is when a person has to wake up at night to pass urine. If this happens more than twice a night, it can be a problem.

Diseases and conditions

Title: Irritant Hand Dermatitis (Eczema)
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about irritant hand dermatitis (or eczema), how it occurs, what causes it and how it is treated.

Title: Motor Neurone Disease - Some Facts
Summary: Basic information about Motor Neurone Disease in the form of frequently asked questions.

Title: Pediculosis - Head Lice
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about pediculosis or head lice, what it is, how it can be prevented, how it can be treated,

Title: Scabies
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about scabies, what it is, how it is prevented to spread and how it is treated.

Title: Women and Heart Disease
Summary: Heart disease isn't just a men's health problem. Despite big improvements in the last 40 years, on average, heart disease is still the top killer of women (and men).

Emergency

Title: Bushfire Alerts Messages and Warnings
Summary: Explains the three bushfire alert levels and the different ways of getting information to help you stay safe.

Title: Emergency contraception
Summary: If you had sex without contraception, or had problems with your regular method (missed pills, broken condom), emergency contraception can help prevent unplanned pregnancy.

Title: FloodSafe fact sheet
Summary: A message from the State Emergency Service (SES)

Title: StormSafe fact sheet
Summary: Storms can be very dangerous.

Environment

Title: Bushfire Alerts Messages and Warnings
Summary: Explains the three bushfire alert levels and the different ways of getting information to help you stay safe.

Title: Fire Danger Ratings
Summary: Stay aware of the Fire Danger Rating and know what to do.

Title: FloodSafe fact sheet
Summary: A message from the State Emergency Service (SES)

Title: StormSafe fact sheet
Summary: Storms can be very dangerous.

Feet

Title: Tinea (Ringworm and Athlete's Foot)
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about tinea in babies and children, how it occurs, what may cause it, how it can be prevented and treated.

Heart

Title: Night Wetting
Summary: Nocturnia is when a person has to wake up at night to pass urine. If this happens more than twice a night, it can be a problem.

Title: Women and Heart Disease
Summary: Heart disease isn't just a men's health problem. Despite big improvements in the last 40 years, on average, heart disease is still the top killer of women (and men).

Infections

Title: Candida (Thrush) in Babies
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about candida (thrush) in babies, how it occurs, what may cause it, how it is treated.

Title: Chicken Pox
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about chicken pox, how it occurs, what causes it, what needs to be done in order to prevent infecting others and how it is treated.

Title: Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores)
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about herpes simplex (cold sores) in children, how it occurs, what may cause it, how it can be prevented and treated.

Title: Impetigo - School Sores
Summary: This fact sheet provides about impetigo (or school sores), how they occur, what may cause them, how they can be prevented and treated.

Title: Molluscum Contagiosum
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about Molluscum Contagiosum, especially in children. It describes how it occurs, what causes it and how it is treated.

Title: Scabies
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about scabies, what it is, how it is prevented to spread and how it is treated.

Title: Tinea (Ringworm and Athlete's Foot)
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about tinea in babies and children, how it occurs, what may cause it, how it can be prevented and treated.

Title: Warts
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about warts, especially in children. It describes how they occurs, what causes the and how they are treated.

Men's Health

Title: Pelvic Floor Training for Men
Summary: The floor of the pelvis is made up of layers of muscle and other tissues, These layers stretch like a hammock from the tailbone at the back, to the pubic bone in front.

Title: Prostate
Summary: The prostate is a gland that only men have. It is about the size of a walnut and sits below the neck of the bladder surrounding the bladder outlet (the urethra).

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 baby with down syndrome
Summary: A parent's reaction to the news that their baby has Down syndrome can include shock, anger, and grief. Many worry that they will not cope. But most families do cope with support and information.

Title: Child Bedwetting
Summary: Bed-wetting is common. About one in every five children in Australia wets the bed. Bed-wetting can run in families and is more common in boys than girls before the age of nine years. It can be upsetting for the child and stressful for the whole family. The good news is that you can get help.

Title: New Parents
Summary: An information guide for new parents.

Title: Post mortem examination
Summary: This information is for families whose baby has died at the Royal Women's Hospital. While some of the information will be relevant to families elsewhere, not all hospitals follow the same procedures.

Physical activity

Title: Pelvic Floor Muscle Training for Women
Summary: The floor of the pelvis is made up of layers of muscle and other tissues. These layers stretch like a hammock from the tailbone at the back, to the pubic bone in front.

Title: Pelvic Floor Training for Men
Summary: The floor of the pelvis is made up of layers of muscle and other tissues, These layers stretch like a hammock from the tailbone at the back, to the pubic bone in front.

Pregnancy and post-natal

Title: Eczema / Candida (Thrush) of the Nipple
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about eczema and candida (or thrush) of the nipple for lactating women. It gives information on how to prevent it and treat it.

Title: Epidural information
Summary: This information is for women having an epidural during labour at the Women's. It explains what an epidural is, why you are having one and how it is administered.

Title: Having your baby at the Women's - Things to bring into hospital
Summary: This list is for women who are coming to the Royal Women's Hospital to have their baby.

Title: Improving your Recovery After Birth - Physiotherapy Advice
Summary: After you have given birth we recommend that you follow some simple steps which will improve your postnatal recovery.

Title: Night Wetting
Summary: Nocturnia is when a person has to wake up at night to pass urine. If this happens more than twice a night, it can be a problem.

Title: Post-partum Hair Loss
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about hair loss experience by women after giving birth. It explains why it happens and whether treatment is necessary.

Title: Pre-eclampsia Explained
Summary: Pre-eclampsia is an illness that occurs during or immediately after pregnancy. It can affect both the mother and the baby.

Title: Pregnancy
Summary: When you are pregnany, you get a lot of advice from many people. One issue that few people think about are signs of bladder and bowel control problems in pregnancy and after the birth.

Title: Skin Care in Babies and Young Children
Summary: This fact sheet provides general information for carers about how to take care of babies' and children's skin. It explains the nature of baby skin, what are the best products to use as well as where to seek further advice.

Title: The contraceptive pill
Summary: Using a worry free contraception that suits you is your best protection against unplanned pregnancy. Contraceptive pills are the options discussed in this fact sheet.

Safety

Title: Can I or Can't I?
Summary: Information on what activities can be undertaken during fire danger period or on Total Fire Ban days eg. having a barbeque.

Title: Fire Danger Ratings
Summary: Stay aware of the Fire Danger Rating and know what to do.

Title: Food Safety Information for Patients and Visitors
Summary: Foodsafety information for health care providers to inform their patients & visitors about safe practices if they choose to bring food onto the premises.

Sexual Health

Title: Contraception - Your choices
Summary: Using a worry free contraception that suits you is your best protection against unplanned pregnancy. Your options are explained in this fact sheet.

Title: LARC - Long acting reversible contraception
Summary: If you're having sex and you don't want to get pregnant, you need to use contraception. Long acting reversible contraception, such as intra uterine devices (IUDs), contraceptive implants and contraceptive injections, may be the choice for you.

Title: The contraceptive pill
Summary: Using a worry free contraception that suits you is your best protection against unplanned pregnancy. Contraceptive pills are the options discussed in this fact sheet.

Women's Health

Title: Contraception - Your choices
Summary: Using a worry free contraception that suits you is your best protection against unplanned pregnancy. Your options are explained in this fact sheet.

Title: Eczema / Candida (Thrush) of the Nipple
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about eczema and candida (or thrush) of the nipple for lactating women. It gives information on how to prevent it and treat it.

Title: Emergency contraception
Summary: If you had sex without contraception, or had problems with your regular method (missed pills, broken condom), emergency contraception can help prevent unplanned pregnancy.

Title: Epidural information
Summary: This information is for women having an epidural during labour at the Women's. It explains what an epidural is, why you are having one and how it is administered.

Title: Having your baby at the Women's - Things to bring into hospital
Summary: This list is for women who are coming to the Royal Women's Hospital to have their baby.

Title: Improving your Recovery After Birth - Physiotherapy Advice
Summary: After you have given birth we recommend that you follow some simple steps which will improve your postnatal recovery.

Title: LARC - Long acting reversible contraception
Summary: If you're having sex and you don't want to get pregnant, you need to use contraception. Long acting reversible contraception, such as intra uterine devices (IUDs), contraceptive implants and contraceptive injections, may be the choice for you.

Title: Pelvic Floor Muscle Training for Women
Summary: The floor of the pelvis is made up of layers of muscle and other tissues. These layers stretch like a hammock from the tailbone at the back, to the pubic bone in front.

Title: Post-partum Hair Loss
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about hair loss experience by women after giving birth. It explains why it happens and whether treatment is necessary.

Title: Post Birth
Summary: Women who have even just on baby are nearly three times more likely to leak urine and wet themselves, than women who have not had a baby. The more babies you have, the more chance there is that you will leak urine and wet yourself.

Title: Pre-eclampsia Explained
Summary: Pre-eclampsia is an illness that occurs during or immediately after pregnancy. It can affect both the mother and the baby.

Title: Pregnancy
Summary: When you are pregnany, you get a lot of advice from many people. One issue that few people think about are signs of bladder and bowel control problems in pregnancy and after the birth.

Title: Prolapse
Summary: There are a few signs that you may have a prolapse.

Title: Surgery
Summary: Many women leak urine or wet themselves when they cough, sneeze or exercise (this is called stress incontinence). While there are many treatments to try first, some women need to have surgery for this problem.

Title: The contraceptive pill
Summary: Using a worry free contraception that suits you is your best protection against unplanned pregnancy. Contraceptive pills are the options discussed in this fact sheet.

Title: The Women's Information and Referral Exchange (WIRE)
Summary: The Women’s Information and Referral Exchange (known as WIRE) is an organisation run by women for women in Victoria. WIRE provides free, confidential information, support and referrals to women via a telephone helpline, by email and at the Women’s Information Centre in Melbourne’s city centre.

Women of any age can contact WIRE about anything at all, big or small. We can help you find a female doctor, lawyer or counsellor. We can also help you find community and welfare services you might need such as community health centres, housing services, and employment services.

Title: Women and Heart Disease
Summary: Heart disease isn't just a men's health problem. Despite big improvements in the last 40 years, on average, heart disease is still the top killer of women (and men).

National resources - 64

Children's health

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

Title: Safe Wrapping
Summary: Wrapping is a useful method to help babies settle and sleep on their back.

Title: Tummy Time
Summary: Tummy Time is important to help prevent flat spots on a baby's head.

Dementia

Title: Dementia - Changed Behaviours
Summary: This sheet looks at some of the common behaviour changes that can occur when a person has dementia. Reasons for the changes are discussed and some general guidelines on how to cope with them are provided.

Title: Dementia - Communication
Summary: This sheet explains some of the changes in communication that occur as a result of dementia and suggests ways carers can help.

Title: Dementia - Early Planning
Summary: Early planning can make it much easier for both the person with dementia and carers to manage their financial and legal affairs. This sheet discusses ways to plan ahead and includes a list of support services.

Title: Dementia - Taking a Break
Summary: Taking a break from caring, often called respite, or respite care, is important for anyone providing day to day care for someone with dementia. This help Sheet discusses the benefits of taking a break, how to organise it and who can help.

Title: Diagnosing Dementia
Summary: Information about the early signs of dementia, the importance of early and correct diagnosis and the ways in which it is diagnosed.

Title: What is Dementia?
Summary: Dementia describes a collection of symptoms that are caused by disorders affecting the brain. It is not one specific disease. Dementia affects thinking, behaviour and the ability to perform everyday tasks. Brain function is affected enough to interfere with the person's normal social or working life.

Title: Worried About Your Memory?
Summary: Have you become concerned about increasing lapses in memory, or other changes in your thinking or behaviour?

Title: Your Brain Matters Help Sheet
Summary: Doing what we can to reduce our risk of dementia is important for everyone in the Australian community. For those who would prefer to read about strategies that may reduce dementia risk in a language other than English, Alzheimer's Australia has produced the following Dementia Risk Reduction Bilingual Tip Sheets. Each sheet provides information in English as well as another language.

Disabilities

Title: Dementia - Taking a Break
Summary: Taking a break from caring, often called respite, or respite care, is important for anyone providing day to day care for someone with dementia. This help Sheet discusses the benefits of taking a break, how to organise it and who can help.

Ear nose and throat

Title: Hearing publications
Summary: Australian Hearing publishes a wide range of material about all aspects of hearing and hearing loss.

Emergency

Title: First Aid Treatment for Anaphylaxis
Summary: Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction and potentially life threatening. It should always be treated as a medical emergency, requiring immediate treatment. Most cases of anaphylaxis occur after a person with a severe allergy is exposed to the allergen they are allergic to (usually a food, insect or medication)

Gambling

Title: Money Problems? - Poster
Summary: You can't solve your money problems by gambling.

Immunisation

Title: How to give EpiPen - New Look
Summary: Step by step instructions for giving new look and original EpiPen.

Title: How to give EpiPen - Original
Summary: Step by step instructions for giving new look and original EpiPen.

Infections

Title: Sexually transmitted infections
Summary:

Parenting

Title: Are you a parent or guardian?
Summary: There are several payments to help you with the cost of raising children. We provide assistance if you have a baby, adopt a child, or a child comes into your care. We also provide support yo help with health care and education expenses.

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

Title: Safe Wrapping
Summary: Wrapping is a useful method to help babies settle and sleep on their back.

Title: Tummy Time
Summary: Tummy Time is important to help prevent flat spots on a baby's head.

Sexual Health

Title: Choices in contraception
Summary:

Title: Sexually transmitted infections
Summary:

Smoking

Title: How to Quit
Summary: It is important for your health to quit smoking. Here are some points to help you make your decision.

Women's Health

Title: Choices in contraception
Summary:

Title: Every woman, Every two years
Summary:

Title: We speak your language
Summary: We have many Bilingual Health Educators who speak over 20 languages. Please do not hesitate to contact us on 03 9418 0999 with any queries.

Other State and Territories - 78

Abuse

Title: Post Traumatic Stress (PTSD) - Family Help Kit
Summary: This resource focuses on post traumatic stress disorders in children and adolescents. It discusses the most common signs of the disorder, how to help children who are affected by it and where to get further help and information. The English version of this resource contains the whole Family Help Kit.

Title: What is sexual assault? Where you can get help
Summary: Provide information about adult sexual assault, counselling, how to use interpreters, the role of Sexual Assault Services and how to get help.

Cancer

Title: Pap test Information for woman
Summary: Information Woman's Health Service Pap Test Clinic.

Children's health

Title: Anorexia Nervosa in Children and Young People
Summary: This brochure briefly describes anorexia nervosa and the effects on children - especially girls. It includes advice on how to deal with the issues associated with this disorder, provides information about possible treatment and contacts for futher assistance.

Title: Anorexia Nervosa In Children
Summary: Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder. The first thing many people notice is that the young person, usually a girl, eats less.

Title: Anxiety in Children
Summary: This resource provides an overview about anxiety, how it can affect children and describes how parents can find out whether their children's worries should be considered serious and whether they need treatment.

Title: Anxiety In Children
Summary: Anxiety is a word that health professionals use when a child is fearful or distressed and the distress keeps going on for a long time.

Title: Body Image and Eating Problems - Family Help Kit
Summary: This resource deals with the issue of body image and accompanying eating problems which are likely to affect a number of yourng people, especially girls. It provides suggestions to help young people and contacts details for further information and assistance. The English version of this resource contains the whole Family help kit.

Title: Challenging Behaviours - Family Help Kit
Summary: This resource provides a definition of challenging behaviours and suggest suitable interventions for parents. The English version of this resource contains the whole Family Help Kit.

Title: Child and Adolescent Mental Health Problems - Family Help Kit
Summary: This resource provides an overview of the most common mental health problems that may affect children and adolescents. It also discusses potential triggering factors, common symptoms, coping strategies and support for families and provides contacts for further information and assistance. The English version of this resource contains the whole Family Help Kit.

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 - Family Help Kit
Summary: This fact sheet provides an overview of depression as experienced by adolescent and young people. It discusses the available treatments, most common symptoms, how to help young people in coping with depression and where to get further help and information. The English version of this resource contains the whole Family Help Kit.

Title: Depression in Children
Summary: This resource provides an overview of depression and how it can affect and manifest itself in children. it also includes strategies in how to manage it and contacts for further help.

Title: Depression In Children
Summary: There are a number of ways to work out how serious our children's feelings are.

Title: Disruptive Disorders in Children
Summary: This resources provides an overview of the most common behavioural disorders that can affect children. It provides some ways to mange disruptive children and contacts for further help.

Title: Disruptive Disorders In Children
Summary: Disruptive Disorders are what health professionals call the problems our children are having when they have difficulty in following the rules that most other children accept.

Title: Fact Sheet for Parents of Children at Risk of Anaphylaxis in New South Wales
Summary: Anaphylaxis is the most severe form of allergic reaction and is potentially life threatening. It usually occurs rapidly after exposure to a food, insect or medicine to which a person may already be allergic. Anaphylaxis must always be treated as a medical emergency and requires immediate treatment with adrenaline.

Title: Fears and Anxiety - Family Help Kit
Summary: This resource deals with symptoms of anxiety in children and adolescents and provides some information about the most common forms of this disorder. The English version of this resource contains the whole Family Help Kit.

Title: Grief and Loss - Family Help Kit
Summary: The resource discusses the potential consequences of traumatic events for children and your people. It covers the warning signs that families should be aware of, what strategies should be employed to cope with them and whet to get further information and assistance. The English version of this resource contains the whole Family Help Kit.

Title: Kids Can Drown Without a Sound
Summary: A literature review identified portable pools as a high risk location for child drowning and near drowning. Discussions with bilingual workers, key informants and focus group participants also identified the need for water safety education among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities. Kids Health developed a portable pool safety brochure titles "Kids Can Drown Without a Sound" based on focus group feedback conducted by Multicultural Health Communication Service (MHCS) to raise awareness of the safety issues associated with portable swimming pools and the legal requirement for fencing to English and non-English speaking community groups.

Title: Meningococcal disease
Summary: Information about meningococcal disease, an uncommon but serious disease, which is more likely to affect small children, adolescents and young adults. Includes symptoms, prevention and treatment.

Title: Post Traumatic Stress (PTSD) - Family Help Kit
Summary: This resource focuses on post traumatic stress disorders in children and adolescents. It discusses the most common signs of the disorder, how to help children who are affected by it and where to get further help and information. The English version of this resource contains the whole Family Help Kit.

Title: Psychosis - Family Help Kit
Summary: This resources briefly describes psychosis and its early warning signs.It provides suggestion on how to help young people affected by psychosis and provides contacts details for further help and information. The English version of this resource contains the complete Family Help Kit.

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: Suicide Prevention - Family Help Kit
Summary: This resource deals with the issue of suicide and young people. It discusses the warning signs, how parents can help and where to get further assistance and information. The English version of this resource contains the whole Family Help Kit.

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.

Disabilities

Title: Home Care Service Fact sheet
Summary: The Home Care Service of NSW is one of a number of Home and Community Care providers subsidised by the Australian and NSW governments to help people with disability, older people and their carers to live independently in their own homes.

Title: Person centred approaches Q&A fact sheet
Summary: The NSW Government is exploring new ways to support people with a disability in NSW.

Diseases and conditions

Title: Heat-related illness including heat stroke
Summary: This factsheet provides information on ehat-related illness as well as heat stroke. Heat-related illness can range from mild conditions such as dehydration or cramps to very serious conditions such as heat stroke. Heat can also worsen many existing medical conditions.

Title: Instructions for collecting sputum for tuberculosis (TB)
Summary: Instructions to patients for providing sputum (phlegm) specimens to check for tuberculosis (TB)

Title: Meningococcal disease
Summary: Information about meningococcal disease, an uncommon but serious disease, which is more likely to affect small children, adolescents and young adults. Includes symptoms, prevention and treatment.

Title: Services Provided by Tuberculosis Prevention and control Service/ Chest Clinics
Summary: NSW has a network of TB Prevention and Control Service / Chest Clinics located across the state. The network aims to provide a comprehensive, culturally appropriate and accessible service to all. Our goals are to cure TB, reduce TB illness and prevent the spread of TB within the community.

Title: Tuberculin Skin Test
Summary: Information about the Tuberculin Skin Test (TST) or Mantoux test used to test for tuberculosis.

Title: Tuberculosis
Summary: Information about tuberculosis (TB), including causes, prevention, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.

Ear nose and throat

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.

Emergency

Title: Help For You And Your Family After Disaster Fact Sheet
Summary: Most people experience acute stress during events of natural disaster or large scale acts of violence.

Environment

Title: Beat the Heat, Health Tips for a Safe Season (English)
Summary: Advice on some things you can do to minimise your risk of heat related illness

Title: Heat-related illness including heat stroke
Summary: This factsheet provides information on ehat-related illness as well as heat stroke. Heat-related illness can range from mild conditions such as dehydration or cramps to very serious conditions such as heat stroke. Heat can also worsen many existing medical conditions.

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.

Gambling

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

Immunisation

Title: BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guerin) vaccination - Information for Patients
Summary: Information about the BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guerin) vaccination to help prevent tuberculosis, including who should have the vaccination and who should not, its advantages and disadvantages, and the side effects.

Title: Services Provided by Tuberculosis Prevention and control Service/ Chest Clinics
Summary: NSW has a network of TB Prevention and Control Service / Chest Clinics located across the state. The network aims to provide a comprehensive, culturally appropriate and accessible service to all. Our goals are to cure TB, reduce TB illness and prevent the spread of TB within the community.

Title: Tuberculin Skin Test
Summary: Information about the Tuberculin Skin Test (TST) or Mantoux test used to test for tuberculosis.

Title: Tuberculosis
Summary: Information about tuberculosis (TB), including causes, prevention, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.

Infections

Title: BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guerin) vaccination - Information for Patients
Summary: Information about the BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guerin) vaccination to help prevent tuberculosis, including who should have the vaccination and who should not, its advantages and disadvantages, and the side effects.

Title: Fact Sheet for Parents of Children at Risk of Anaphylaxis in New South Wales
Summary: Anaphylaxis is the most severe form of allergic reaction and is potentially life threatening. It usually occurs rapidly after exposure to a food, insect or medicine to which a person may already be allergic. Anaphylaxis must always be treated as a medical emergency and requires immediate treatment with adrenaline.

Title: Instructions for collecting sputum for tuberculosis (TB)
Summary: Instructions to patients for providing sputum (phlegm) specimens to check for tuberculosis (TB)

Title: NSW TB Services Directory
Summary: list of chest clinics (NSW Tuberculosis Prevention and Control Service) in NSW

Title: Services Provided by Tuberculosis Prevention and control Service/ Chest Clinics
Summary: NSW has a network of TB Prevention and Control Service / Chest Clinics located across the state. The network aims to provide a comprehensive, culturally appropriate and accessible service to all. Our goals are to cure TB, reduce TB illness and prevent the spread of TB within the community.

Parenting

Title: Anxiety in Children
Summary: This resource provides an overview about anxiety, how it can affect children and describes how parents can find out whether their children's worries should be considered serious and whether they need treatment.

Title: Anxiety In Children
Summary: Anxiety is a word that health professionals use when a child is fearful or distressed and the distress keeps going on for a long time.

Title: Challenging Behaviours - Family Help Kit
Summary: This resource provides a definition of challenging behaviours and suggest suitable interventions for parents. The English version of this resource contains the whole Family Help Kit.

Title: Child and Adolescent Mental Health Problems - Family Help Kit
Summary: This resource provides an overview of the most common mental health problems that may affect children and adolescents. It also discusses potential triggering factors, common symptoms, coping strategies and support for families and provides contacts for further information and assistance. The English version of this resource contains the whole Family Help Kit.

Title: Fact Sheet for Parents of Children at Risk of Anaphylaxis in New South Wales
Summary: Anaphylaxis is the most severe form of allergic reaction and is potentially life threatening. It usually occurs rapidly after exposure to a food, insect or medicine to which a person may already be allergic. Anaphylaxis must always be treated as a medical emergency and requires immediate treatment with adrenaline.

Title: Kids Can Drown Without a Sound
Summary: A literature review identified portable pools as a high risk location for child drowning and near drowning. Discussions with bilingual workers, key informants and focus group participants also identified the need for water safety education among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities. Kids Health developed a portable pool safety brochure titles "Kids Can Drown Without a Sound" based on focus group feedback conducted by Multicultural Health Communication Service (MHCS) to raise awareness of the safety issues associated with portable swimming pools and the legal requirement for fencing to English and non-English speaking community groups.

Title: Post School Programs consent form
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Title: Post School Programs Fact sheet
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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: Exercises before and after birth
Summary: Information for women about important exercises during pregnancy and after childbirth.

Title: Linking Physical And Mental Health Care...It makes Sense For Families, Carers And Friends
Summary: Famillies and carers of mental health consumers are essential members of the care team and can provide vital support to consuers to help them improve their physical health.

Title: Linking Physical And Mental Health Care...It makes Sense For People Who Use Mental Health Services
Summary: Physical health and mental health are linked, so it makes sense to link physical and mental health care.

Title: Physical Health Care: What To Expect From Your Mental Health Service
Summary: All NSW mental health services have a responsibility to ensure that the people who use their service receive adequate physical health care. This brochure provides a broad outline of these responsibilities and how they will be met.

Pregnancy and post-natal

Title: Antenatal Edinburgh Scale
Summary: As you are about to have a baby we would like to know how you are feeling. JL Cox, JM Holden, R Sagovsky (1987)University of EdinburghFor office use only English version of EDS introduction

Title: Breast Feeding and Postnatal Care
Summary: Information about breastfeeding and postnatal.

Title: Exercises before and after birth
Summary: Information for women about important exercises during pregnancy and after childbirth.

Title: Postnatal Edinburgh Scale
Summary: A screening questionnaire to check for depression during the post-natal period. For professional use.

Title: Vitamin D for Pregnant Women and New Mothers
Summary: The brochure informs the community about what Vitamin D deficiency is, and the potential risks for mothers and their babies. It also explains where to get Vitamin D levels checked and how to increase levels if they are low.

Safety

Title: Kids Can Drown Without a Sound
Summary: A literature review identified portable pools as a high risk location for child drowning and near drowning. Discussions with bilingual workers, key informants and focus group participants also identified the need for water safety education among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities. Kids Health developed a portable pool safety brochure titles "Kids Can Drown Without a Sound" based on focus group feedback conducted by Multicultural Health Communication Service (MHCS) to raise awareness of the safety issues associated with portable swimming pools and the legal requirement for fencing to English and non-English speaking community groups.

Women's Health

Title: Breast Feeding and Postnatal Care
Summary: Information about breastfeeding and postnatal.

Title: Pap test Information for woman
Summary: Information Woman's Health Service Pap Test Clinic.

Title: Vitamin D for Pregnant Women and New Mothers
Summary: The brochure informs the community about what Vitamin D deficiency is, and the potential risks for mothers and their babies. It also explains where to get Vitamin D levels checked and how to increase levels if they are low.