What we offer

Cystic Fibrosis New South Wales (CFNSW) provides the following services to individuals and families living with Cystic Fibrosis in NSW:

Professional services
• Psychosocial assessment
• Counselling
• Formal and informal peer support• Personalised advocacy
• Referrals to other organisations/agencies/services
• Practical assistance to navigate services, fill out applications, provide support letters

Support programs
• Rural CF outreach clinics
• Regional outreach program
• Exercise self-management program
• New diagnosis support• Travel nebuliser loan
• Health promotion education
• Hospital survival packs
• Client and family education

Subsidy programs
• Emergency health subsidy
• Equipment subsidy
• Nutritional supplements subsidy
• VitABDECK subsidy
• IPTAAS - Hospital Travel and accommodations assistance

Community support
• Community advocacy
• Research
• Inter-clinic meetings
• CFNSW information events
• Schools talks
• CF education sessions provided in/to the community

Service events
• Sibling’s camps
• Mum’s wellbeing day/weekend
• Dad’s and mates break
• Parent lunches/dinners
• Peer support coffee mornings

Communication and information
• Access to website/e-news/CF connections
• Access to experts and specialised Information (mini conventions, workshops, webinars, latest news on treatment, research, clinical trials and evidence base resources)
• Airway clearance training program

If you would like to further information or to refer yourself or family for any of our services please contact us on 1800 650 614 or email admin@cfnsw.org.au.

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