The Australian Government Department of Health have introduced changes for those people receiving Child Care Benefits, Child Care Rebates or the Family Tax Benefit Part A. For more information, click here.
ACT Health is offering a free Pertussis (Whooping Cough) vaccination to pregnant women in the ACT. ACT Health has noted an increase in the incidence of pertussis in the ACT, with a large number of cases occurring amongst school aged children. A similar increase has been observed in NSW. For further information, see the link below.