Useful links

Useful links

Frances Perry House

Frances Perry House is a fully accredited obstetric and surgical hospital situated close to the Melbourne CBD. Having the unique advantage of being co-located with the Royal Women’s Hospital allows Frances Perry to provide their patients with the highest standard of private hospital care whilst having access to the specialist care facilities of the Royal Women’s Hospital if required.

The Royal Women’s Hospital

The Royal Women’s Hospital is a trusted source of health information on pregnancy and birth.

The Victorian Clinical Genetics Services

The Victorian Clinical Genetics Services (VCGS) is a specialist childhood and adult genetics service. VCGS offer a comprehensive range of genetic testing and clinical support services.

Australian Breastfeeding Association

The Australian Breastfeeding Association aims to support, educate and advocate for a breastfeeding inclusive society. It offers information, support and a 24-hour breastfeeding helpline 1800 686 268.

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Department of Human Services

The Department of Human Services offers a range of services and payments to help new parents before, when and after they have a baby.

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Raising Children Network

The Raising Children Network website offers scientifically validated information that is translated into everyday language to help parents and carers make decisions that work for them in their individual family circumstances.

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COPE – Centre of Perinatal Excellence

COPE aims to reduce the impacts of emotional and mental health problems in the pre- and postnatal periods. COPE offers high-quality, practical information to help people work through all the emotional challenges of becoming and being a parent.



PANDA – Perinatal Anxiety & Depression Australia

PANDA supports women, men and families across Australia affected by anxiety and depression during pregnancy and in the first year of parenthood. They offer a national helpline on 1300 726 306 from Monday-Friday 9am – 7.30pm AEST.



Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy & Surgery Society

The Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy & Surgery provide high-quality information for patients on various gynaecological conditions.

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

RANZCOG is dedicated to the establishment of high standards of practice in obstetrics and gynaecology and women’s health. The College trains and accredits doctors throughout Australia and New Zealand in the specialties of obstetrics and gynaecology so that they are capable of providing the highest standards of healthcare.

Generation Victoria (GenV)

The Murdoch Children’s Research Institute is inviting parents and their newborns to take part in its GenV research project at hospitals across Victoria. Over two years, every baby born in Victoria and their parents will be invited to join GenV. GenV is one of the world’s largest birth and parent cohort studies and aims to solve problems including allergies, obesity and mental illness.

Maternal and Infant Wellbeing Melbourne

General and specialist women’s and children’s medical consultations, allied therapies and complementary services to ensure that women and families receive exceptional care in a safe and nurturing environment.