Consumer Immunisation Resources
COMMON OBSERVED REACTIONS TO VACCINES
USEFUL WEBSITES FOR CONSUMERS
Immunise Australia Program - Commonwealth Government website. http://www.immunise.health.gov.au
National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance site http://www.ncirs.usyd.edu.au
- MMR Decision Aid – for parents concerned about the Measles, Mumps, Rubella vaccine.
- Several useful fact sheets on specific vaccines and vaccination issues.
Chain of Protection (consumer information about immunisation) http://www.chainofprotection.org/
NSW Health site with information on immunisation programs in NSW and details of school-based programs http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/living/immunisation/index.html
Australian Childhood Immunisation Register http://www.medicareaustralia.com.au/yourhealth/our_services/aacir.shtml
Cervical Cancer Vaccine site: www.cervicalcancervaccine.org.au
Immunisation information for aboriginal people and Torres Strait islanders. http://www.immunise.health.gov.au/internet/immunise/publishing.nsf/Content/atsi2
Information on sexually transmitted infections www.gettested.com.au
Sexual Health Infoline (for consumers and health professionals) 1800 451 624