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By Healthdirect Australia

The healthdirect app is Australia’s free health app that helps you to make informed decisions about your health.

Check your symptoms with the healthdirect Symptom Checker, find a health service and search for trusted health information through the app.

You can also connect the app to your My Health Record to see your health records, including your COVID-19 Digital Certificate, immunisations, pathology reports and Medicare items.

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Asthma First Aid app

The Asthma First Aid app is an educational tool developed by Asthma Australia for people with asthma, their families and carers. It provides easy access to the asthma first aid steps in both live and training versions.

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BeyondNow app

Beyond Blue’s free BeyondNow app helps you prepare a safety plan to help get you through the tough times. It's at the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.

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Child360 app

The Child360 app, developed by developed by Emerging Minds and Portal Australia, has been designed as a tool for parents to reflect on how they are going in supporting their children’s social and emotional wellbeing and identify areas where action can be taken to strengthen resilience.

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Counterpart Navigator app

When you have questions about your cancer diagnosis, treatment or life after cancer, finding the right information online can be overwhelming. the Counterpart Navigator app is a stepping stone to reliable up-to-date information on topics you may want to know about.

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Daisy app

Daisy connects people experiencing violence or abuse to local services across Australia. Family members and friends can also use Daisy to gather information and support people who are experiencing violence.

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First Aid app

A free, easy-to-use app that gives you instant access to the information you need to know to handle the most common first aid emergencies.

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Get Prepared app

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HeadCheck app

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HeadGear app

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High Res app

DVA's High Res app is designed to help serving and former Australian Defence Force personnel and their families manage stress and negative thinking.

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iBobbly app

The iBobbly app from Black Dog Institute is a self-help app that helps Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged 15 years and over to build good social and emotional wellbeing.

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Kids' Guide to Cancer app

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Kiss My Asthma app

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Manage Medicine app

App for managing your medicines and/or those of someone you care for, recording & storing important medical information.

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New Normal Navigator app

The New Normal Navigator app helps mums, dads and other carers of a child diagnosed with cancer navigate the return home from hospital and the months afterwards.

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NRS app

Communication support for people who are deaf, hard of hearing and /or have a speech impairment and need to communicate with person who can hear and are using a phone.

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ON TRACK with The Right Mix app

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Raising Healthy Minds app

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Smiling Mind

Smiling Mind is a free app designed to help reduce stress and improve your wellbeing.

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Sunny app

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What Were We Thinking! app

Jean Hailes' free app, What Were We Thinking!, provides information to help new parents. It is available from the Apple iOS Store.

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WorryTime app

WorryTime by gives people a place to store their daily worries. It is a free app that is suitable for ages 12+ and is available from the Apple App Store.

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Young Onset Parkinson's YOP-X app

The Young Onset Parkinson’s Exchange (YOP-X) is an information portal and resource hub supporting people with young onset Parkinson's.

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Last reviewed: November 2022

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