Always follow advice regarding medication administration from your care team in your state or territory. Most children will need to take medication...
The Care Allowance covers the child’s general medical costs, including visits to the doctor, prescription and non-prescription medications. Some...
It is expected that children receive all available immunisations. Talk to your care team first to make sure you have information about previous...
You can make some day to day health decisions about a child in your care. Other decisions may require approval by Life Without Barriers, the child’s...
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and wellbeing resources
You can visit these websites for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and wellbeing resources. Australian Indigenous Health infonet SNAICC
Dental and orthodontic care
Children should have regular dental check-ups. The cost is covered by the Care Allowance. You can consent to dental check-ups. Talk to your care team...
Government health services and support
My First Health Record Following the birth of babies parents are given a record to document the baby’s early health and development milestones. When...