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Family planning clinics

Family planning clinics provide support relating to reproduction, contraception and pregnancy and can be found throughout Australia.

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Fertility awareness (natural family planning)

Fertility awareness is learning to recognise on which days of the month you are fertile. It can be used as a form of contraception or as a method to become pregnant.

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Planning for your pregnancy

If you are thinking about pregnancy, visit your doctor for a preconception consult to provide you with expert advice on planning your pregnancy.

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Making decisions about unplanned pregnancies

Having an unplanned pregnancy can be an emotional experience. There will be decisions you will need to make, but there are services available to help you through this time.

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Ovulation and fertility

Knowing when you ovulate and having sex at the right time is important when you are trying to fall pregnant. Kits can help you predict ovulation.

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Trying for pregnancy after 35

If you’re over 35 and trying for a baby, there are a few things to think about.

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Payments for families

Payments to support families are available from the Australian Government. Find out what’s available if you are the parent or carer of a child.

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Making a birth plan

A birth plan can help you plan your options for labour. It can also help you express what you feel is important to your health team and your partner.

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Creating a family budget

Creating a family budget can help you manage your finances and spend less time worrying about money. This page will guide you through the steps.

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Financial support for rural families

Financial support is available if you live in rural or remote areas. Find out if you're eligible and how to access assistance in the country.

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