Health Care in Australia

ACI – NSW Agency for Clinical Innovation


Australasian Cochrane Centre

In March 1999, the Centre relocated to Melbourne to form part of the Monash Institute of Health Services Research. The Centre aims to promote the equitable provision of effective health care in Australasia by facilitating the preparation and maintenance of systematic reviews and their dissemination and application to influence service provision and clinical practice.

Brain Foundation

The Brain Foundation was established in 1970 by members of the Australian Association of Neurologists and the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia to reduce the incidence and impact of disorders of the brain, spinal cord and nervous system through the provision of support, community education and research.

Cancer Council Australia


Continence Foundation of Australia

The Continence Foundation of Australia is a not-for-profit organisation and the peak body for continence in Australia.

Diabetes Australia


Dementia Care Australia


Independence Australia 


Multiple Sclerosis Society Australia

MS Society funds research into the nature, causes, treatment, diagnosis and management of the disease. Encourages public education and awareness programs by producing publications and other materials.

National Stroke Foundation

The National Stroke Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation that works with government, health professionals, patients, carers and consumers on minimising the impact of stroke on the  Australian community.

Parkinson’s Australia


Rehabilitation Clinical Network 


Spinal Injuries Australia


Spinal Cord Injuries Australia

Spinal Cord Injuries Australia was formed as the Australian Quadriplegic Association in September 1967 to provide suitable accommodation for young people with severe spinal cord injuries. Our services have expanded as the need and opportunity arose. We now extend our services to all people with physical disabilities.  

Stroke Foundation 

The Motor Neurone Disease Association of NSW Inc.

The Motor Neurone Disease Association of New South Wales (Inc) (previously known as ALS-Motor Neurone Disease Association of NSW Inc) is a registered charity and support organisation which, through specialised services, has worked with people with all types of motor neurone disease, their families and carers since 1981.  


Research and Development for began in early 2001. We launched in March 2002 as Australia’s largest nationwide directory of short courses with over 10,000 courses listed on our website.