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It has not been very easy, for some of us, to experience another lockdown number 2. Where to get help and assistance during the lockdown is very essential. I have compiled a list of useful websites. Perhaps you can add more information that are relevant.

Where to go for help during the second COVID 19 Lockdown

Useful websites:

Federal Government:

Victorian State Government

Whitehorse Council

Testing for COVID 19

As per DHHS webpage: the nearest place to get tested is in Knox Shopping Centre Enter gate 5 from Burwood Hwy follow road to Multideck Level 2 car park entrance. Open 7 days from 9 am to 5 pm.

Mental well-being

Beyond Blue

1300 22 4636

Head Space


13 11 14

Physical well-being:

Vermont Healthcare

Boronia Road, Vermont


Forest Hill Medical Centre

Springvale Road, Forest Hill

Vermont South Medical Centre

645-647 Burwood Highway


Emma says:
Great website ideas! Itís nice to have a coherent list of useful websites especially during a time like this
Sam says:
Thank you for your feedback, Emma. It is important to look after each other during these unprecedented times.Please feel free to add any more important websites to the blog
Mitch says:
I think it is important to have these websites available in a time like this, a time where we have to support each other and share our wisdom.
Sam says:
Thank you for your response to my blog, Mitch. Excellent to hear from you. Hope you can read my blogs, so you can give me inputs into relevant topics for our community.

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