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Learn more about The Fragile X Association of Australia at www.fragilex.org.au

 
The Fragile X Association of Australia is a non-profit organisation that provides support to families living with Fragile X.

The Fragile X Association of Australia helps people with Fragile X syndrome reach their full potential and supports people whose lives are affected by Fragile X. The Association gives direct support to people with Fragile X syndrome through diagnosis and assessment, counselling and a range of therapies. And it works to detect, treat and prevent Fragile X syndrome in Australia.

The Association also promotes acceptance and integration of people with Fragile X into the community and raises public awareness of Fragile X syndrome. It supports interventions and research, educates the public and lobbies and advises government.

As part of its work, the Association:

  • offers telephone support and information – phone 1300 394 636
  • offers counselling for people with Fragile X and also for their carers  – phone 1300 394 636
  • produces quarterly newsletters, booklets and articles and runs a lending library
  • runs conferences, seminars, events and social gatherings
  • organises specialist and therapeutic services through Fragile X clinics around Australia.

You can learn more by visiting the Fragile X Association of Australia website.

 
 
 
  • Last updated or reviewed 12-06-2012