Welcome to the SBH Queensland website
SBH Queensland has been supporting children and adults with spina bifida and hydrocephalus since 1970. In 2013 over 700 adults and children with spina bifida and hydrocephalus and their families will receive information, support and therapy from SBH Queensland.
Babies at Home program
Our Babies at Home Program receives no government funding but the work we do is vitally important for new babies with spina bifida and their families. For more information about our Babies at Home program download our brochure.
Wheel and Walk fun run
Our Wheel and Walk is on again for 2013. Please come along and support our work helping people with spina bifida and hydrocephalus on Sunday 25 August. Download the flyer or help us to fundraise with everyday hero.
Southern Cross Association Poker Run
The 16th Southern Cross Association Annual Poker will be run from 1 - 6 September this year. Last year 461 bikers and pillions took part and it looks like being an even bigger event this year. For more information download the flyer.
Westfield Carindale has chosen SBH Queensland to be its charity partner for 2012/13.
Thank you to Westfield Shopping Centres for also giving us a grant to run several programs and purchase equipment for young children.
Newsletter – Spinet
If you usually receive our newsletter, Spinet, by post and would prefer to download it from the website instead, please Contact Us and let us know. If you send us your email address we can advise you when new issues are ready for download. The latest issue (Autumn 2013) can be downloaded here.
Minimise the risk of your baby having spina bifida
A simple vitamin called folic acid taken daily can make a huge difference to the risks of your baby developing spina bifida. Download a copy of the Food Standards ANZ brochure here.
If you are in a high risk group (have any family history of spina bifida or other neural tube defect, have type 1 diabetes or take some anti-epileptic medication) then please download and read our You and Your Pregnancy brochure.
Our annual report for 2011/12 is available for downloadThis site is maintained by Bill Shead, the Information Officer & Manager of SBH Queensland. To ask a question or make a comment or let me know about problems with this website please email me at email@example.com