Sleep Apnoea Association ACT

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We are Affiliated Member of the:
Health Care Consumers' Association Inc (HCCA Inc) contact Ph: 02 6230 7800) AND
Self Help Organisations United Together Inc (SHOUT Inc) contact Ph: 02 6290 0198)
We are aslo a registered charity under the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).

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Our Latest Newsletter:

February 2019

Next General Meeting Dates & Other Notices:

Meeting Dates and Guest Speakers for 2019 (Saturday) - from 2.00pm - 4.00pm (Canberra Southern Cross Club, Woden ACT)

  • February 16th 2019 General Meeting - Dr Stuary Miller, Principal Sleep Medicine Specialist, Canberra Sleep Clinic (confirmed).

  • ACT SENIORS WEEK EXPO Thursday 21 March 2019, 10am Free Entry - Exhibition Park (formerly Canberra Showground)

  • April 20th 2019 General Meeting (Guest Speaker to be confirmed)

  • >> May 5th 2019 - Sleep Apnea Awarness Day (SAAD)

  • June 15th 2019 General Meeting - Guest Speakers Taz & Shaheed, Owner Pharmacist's Blooms Karabar & Queanbeyan (confirmed)
  • August 17th 2019 General Meeting - Guest Speaker, Ms Lyn Morley, ACT Lung Life Inc (confirmed)
  • October 19th 2019 Annual General Meeting
  • November 16th 2019 General Meeting(to be confirmed)

 
Electricity Rebate Reminder: If you are using a nasal Positive Airway Pressure (nPAP) machine do not forget to apply for your electricity rebate as a user of life support machinery. This gives you prioity of reinstatement after power failure as well as a rebate in the cost of your electricity. To those new to the use of nCPAP, to obtain this rebate all you need is a letter from your Sleep Specialist and to contact your electricity supplier.

Private Health Insurance Rebate Extra's Coverage Reminder:  Most Private Health insurers will provide you with a rebate up to $500 or more for the purchase of your new CPAP machine every five years. Check with your insure before you buy and save on the purchase of your CPAP machine.