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We are Affiliated Members of the:
Health Care Consumers' Association Inc (HCCA Inc) contact Ph: 02 6230 7800) AND
Self Help Organisations United Together Inc (SHOUT Inc) contact Ph: 02 6290 0198)
We are aslo a registered charity under the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).
Our Latest Newsletter:
Next General Meeting Dates & Other Notices:
Meeting Dates and Guest Speakers for 2019 (Saturday's) - from 2.00pm - 4.00pm (Canberra Southern Cross Club, Woden ACT
- June 15th 2019 General Meeting - Guest Speakers, Shaheed Khan & Taz Hasan, Principal Pharmacist's Blooms the Chemist, Karabar & Queanbeyan.
- August 17th 2019 General Meeting - Guest Speaker, Ms Lyn Morley, ACT Lung Life Inc (confirmed)
- October 19th 2019 Annual General Meeting - (No Guest Speaker) - SAA Committee Reports to members and Presentation of Financial Statements for financial year ended 2018-19.
- November 16th 2019 General Meeting - Guest Speaker, Ms Carol Flavel, Guardian Plan Consultant, Tobin Brothers, White Lady and Simplicity Funerals, Funeral Directors.
Electricity Rebate Reminder: If you are using a nasal Positive Airway Pressure (nPAP) machine do not forget to apply for your electricity rebate as a user of life support machinery. This gives you prioity of reinstatement after power failure as well as a rebate in the cost of your electricity. To those new to the use of nCPAP, to obtain this rebate all you need is a letter from your Sleep Specialist and to contact your electricity supplier.
Private Health Insurance Rebate Extra's Coverage Reminder: Most Private Health insurers will provide you with a rebate up to $500 or more for the purchase of your new CPAP machine every five years. Check with your insurer before you buy and save on the purchase price of your CPAP machine.