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coronavirus.vic.gov.au - everything you need to know about about COVID-19 in Victoria including restrictions, permits and data.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) - The latest official coronavirus news, updates and advice from the Australian Government.
Victorian Government COVID-19 vaccines - how to book, vaccine eligibility and where to get your vaccination, including:
Australian Government COVID-19 vaccines - The latest news and information about COVID-19 vaccines in Australia, including:
World Health Organisation COVID-19 Vaccines - advice, guidance and data from around the world, including:
Vaccine Safety Net - established by WHO. A global network of websites providing reliable vaccine safety information. Search across all sources using the VSN Portal.
Melbourne Vaccine Education Centre - an educational website for healthcare professionals and the public, affiliated with the Victorian Government Department of Health and Victorian Vaccine Safety Service. Endorsed by WHO's Vaccine Safety Net.
Global research on coronavirus disease (Covid-19) - multilingual database of research compiled by WHO
LitCovid - track up-to-date scientific information with this comprehensive resource providing central access to 1120+ research articles in PubMed. Articles are updated daily and are categorized by different research topics and geographic locations.
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People with disability (or their carers, families, support workers can contact the Disability Gateway for information and referrals about COVID-19.
The Disability Gateway is a free Commonwealth government site. It is private and fact-checked.
If you are worried or concerned about COVID-19, you can contact the Disability Gateway in the following ways:
If you require support in another language, you can use the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) free of charge by:
Easy English Coronavirus COVID-19 Resources - resources and downloads compiled by IDEAS (Information on Disability, Education and Awareness Services) to support people with a need for simple English, Easy English or Easy Read as well as photo symbol downloadable.
National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Coronavirus (COVID-19) information and support for NDIS participants, workers and providers.