Currently there are over 173,000 broken bones each year due to poor bone health. Any fracture has a big impact on the individual, their family and is costly to the healthcare system.
Vision and mission
Healthy bones for a life without fractures
How Healthy Bones Australia can help
Healthy Bones Australia is committed to improving bone health in Australia and reducing the impact of poor bone health, osteoporosis and related fractures. Improved community awareness about risk factors for poor bone health and early diagnosis and management of osteoporosis will make a difference. Bone health is an important part of general health and needs to be a higher priority.
Information lines / help lines
- Call national toll free helpline on 1800 242 141 Mon to Fri, 9am to 5pm AEST
Programs, apps and tools
- Know Your Bones online self-assessment, review risk factors for osteoporosis