If you are currently residing in Tasmania, there are a variety of services and support that we recommend you connect with:

There is no state network currently operating in Tasmania, however Polio Australia’s Board Members, Arthur and Billie are available as contacts.

Phone: Billie – 03 6343 6059

Email: Arthur – [email protected]

Support Groups:

EASTERN SHORE Post Polio Support Group:

Meets at 12 noon for lunch on the first Tuesday of each month at various venues in the greater Hobart area. Contact Heather Shirley on 03 6228 7462 for the venue for the next meeting or further information.

GLENORCHY Post Polio Support Group:

Meets at the Library at 4 Terry Street, Glenorchy on the 3rd Thursday of each month beginning at 1:00pm. Contact Peggy Garland on 03 6249 1014.

WEST TAMAR Post Polio Support Group:

Meets at the Riverside Hotel, 407 West Tamar Highway, Riverside at 12 noon on the 3rd Monday each month over a light luncheon. Contact Ron & Jan Storay on 03 6326 5523.

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