Towong Shire

Health Resources

Council works closely with local health services and many key agencies to support women’s health. The information provided is intended to support, not replace, a discussion with your doctor or healthcare professional. 

Call Triple Zero (000) for urgent medical help. 

Nurse-on-Call Victoria

  • Call 1300 606 024 to speak with a registered nurse for health advice 24 hours a day.

Breastfeeding

Domestic Violence

  • Call 1800 737 732 (1800 RESPECT) for confidential information, counselling and support service

Diabetes

  • Call 1300 136 588 for the Diabetes Australia helpline 

Breast Cancer

  • Breast Cancer Network Australia is the peak national organisation offering a wealth of support, information and advice for Australians affected by Breast Cancer. Visit their website www.bcna.org.au or call 1800 500 258.
  • BreastScreen Victoria's mobile van visits Corryong and Tallangatta every two years. Call 13 20 50 for more information about their service. 

Heart Care

 

Disclaimer: Towong Shire Council accepts no responsibility for any inaccuracies, information perceived as misleading, or the success of any treatment regimen detailed above. We strongly recommend that you consult with your healthcare professional if you have any health concerns. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last updated: 07 December 2017