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North West Child Protection Services Report

The Minister for Human Services announced the release of the North West Child Protection Services Report on 27 August 2015... more

New Meningococcal Fact Sheet Available

New Meningococcal Fact Sheet available. Please visit the Public Health website for further information... more

Request for Information - Aged Care Provider Partnerships

Information is requested from Aged Care Providers interested in partnering with the Tasmanian Government to deliver affordable housing and support... more

E-cigarettes discussion paper launched

Public Health Services is calling for public submissions on its discussion paper on the use of electronic cigarette devices in... more

Request for Proposals - Provision of Out of Home Care Services – Special Care Packages

As part of the ongoing reform to Out of Home Care in Tasmania, Children and Youth Services, Department of Health... more

! Health alert: Food recall of Phoenix brand soft drinks. Find out more...


One State, One Health System; Better Outcomes

The State Government has announced changes to the way health is structured and administered in Tasmania.

Real carers really needed

Find out more about how you can become a foster carer for a child or young person who cannot stay with their family. Call 1800 732 522 to speak to someone about foster caring.

'Outpatient South' website launched

New website providing a one-stop-shop for THO South outpatient clinics is now available


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