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State Supports for People with CF

This booklet seeks to provide a comprehensive information resource for people with Cystic Fibrosis. It outlines social welfare and health service supports as well as avenues for tax relief.

We hope that this booklet will prove to be a useful resource for people with CF, parents of people with CF and anyone working in a support role in this area.

High Calorie Recipe Booklet

Developed by the CF Dietitian Specialist Interest Group, this recipe booklet contains recipes that are high in both energy and fat and are thus designed to promote weight gain in individuals with Cystic Fibrosis (CF). 

Guide for New Parents

This booklet is intended as a guide for parents whose child or children have been recently diagnosed with cystic fibrosis (CF). It contains information about CF and coming to terms with a new diagnosis. It also includes information on how CF affects the body and what treatments are available, and provides answers to some questions other parents have asked.

Respiratory Bugs Common in PWCF

People with cystic fibrosis are vulnerable to germs that can cause serious infections. These infections are often difficult to treat with antibiotics so it is important to keep these 'bugs' from spreading.

This information sheet outlines some of the most common respiratory bugs in people with CF.