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Genetic counselling

Genetic counselling may be recommended for people who have a history of hereditary disorders. Find out when genetic counselling can be helpful and what to expect.

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Counselling before and after an abortion

Counselling before and after an abortion can help you to feel supported and empowered to make the right decision for you.

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Emotional support after miscarriage

It is important to know that there is no right or wrong way to feel after experiencing a miscarriage.

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Amniocentesis

Amniocentesis is a diagnostic test, done during pregnancy, to assess whether the baby has an abnormality or serious health condition. Find out what’s involved.

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Fragile X syndrome

People with Fragile X syndrome have intellectual disability, behavioural and learning challenges as well as certain physical characteristics.

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Screening for carrier status

Screening for carrier status assesses whether you and your partner carry genes that could mean your baby is born with a health condition. Find out more here about whether the test might be right for you.

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Screening for Down syndrome

Down syndrome is a chromosomal disorder that affects 1 in 1,00 babies. Find out about the screening and diagnostic tests that can detect the condition.

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eHealth support for rural families

Here is a trusted listing of health support resources available online, via video or by the telephone for children and families living in the country areas.

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Financial support for rural families

Many families with children and babies live in rural and remote areas. Find out what financial assistance is available to families in the country.

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Surrogacy

Surrogacy is one of the many options to have a child. Learn what surrogacy is, the types of surrogacy and the legalities of surrogacy in Australia.

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