Welcome to Sleep Apnoea Association Inc ACT website! Please look around.
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:
- Annual General Meeting, Saturday 16 October 2021 Canberra Southern Cross Club Woden
NOTE: DUE TO ACT GOVT COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS THIS AGM HAS NOW BEEN POSTPONED AND WILL NOW TAKE PLACE AS A COMBINED AGM AND GENERAL MEETING ON SATURDAY 20 NOVEMBER 2021 commencing 1.00pm.
Presentation of Executive Reports, Financial Statements for 2020-21 and the Election of SAA Executive Committee Office Bearers for 2021-22. All Members are welcome to attend.
- General discussion of the Association objectives and activities for 2021-22.
- Guest Speaker, Dr Grant Willson, Sleep Specialist - Canberra Sleep & Lifestyle Cinic (commencing 2.00pm)
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.