Sleep Apnoea Association ACT

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We are Affiliated Members 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 also a registered ACT Government Incorporated Association and not-for-profit charity (A2042) and a registered charity under the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).

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Our Latest SAA Newsletter (click on link below):

JUNE 2024

  • Next General Meeting (GM) Saturday 15 JUNE 2024 commencing 2pm. Canberra Southern Cross Club Woden.
    Guest speaker - Mr. Torien Lau, CEO SHOUT Inc (Self Help Organisations United Together).
    Torrien will inform us of the SHOUT organisation's business assistance and support to local Not-For-Profit and For-Profit charitable organisations in Canberra. Torrien has recently come into the CEO job following a long career in many other NFP orgnsations including the YMCA and CRS (Conflict Resolution Service). More information is on Page 4 of our June 2024 Newsletter.
    >> All Members and interested Guests are Welcome.
  • Future General Meeting dates for 2024:
  • Saturday 17 August 2024. Ms. Taylaar Hart, Office & Clinic Manager, CPAP Direct, Phillip ACT.
  • Staurday 19 October 2024. Annual General Meeting of Members, presentation of Annual Reports and Election of Office bearers for 2024-25 (no Guest Speaker this day)
  • Saturday 16 November 2024. Mr. Jeremy Malik, Business Development Manager, Airliquide Respiratory Services, Woden ACT.
  • 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 insurer before you buy and save on the purchase price of your CPAP machine.