The Haemophilia Foundation ACT (HFACT) is an
incorporated body representing people and their families affected by
haemophilia, von Willebrand's disorder and other bleeding disorders in
the city of Canberra, and the surrounding region of the Australian
Capital Territory and southern New South Wales.
HFACT is a member organisation of the Haemophilia Foundation of Australia
HFACT provides mutual support to its members through
social events, education programmes and one-to-one support between
We offer the services of a counsellor / support worker
who is available to assist members, their families or other people
affected by bleeding disorders.
We also provide logistical and educational support for
the Haemophilia Treatment Centre at Canberra
Membership of the Haemophilia Foundation ACT Inc is open to all people who are affected by haemophilia or related bleeding disorders, their families and carers, including medical professionals.
Membership of HFACT includes membership of the national peak organisation, the Haemophilia Foundation of Australia.
Annual membership of HFACT is a modest $5 for a single person or $10 for a family.
If you are interested in becoming a member, please download our Membership Application form and return the completed form to HFACT.
The five main areas in which HFACT operates are:
Awareness of Haemophilia issues through education and constructive representation.
Ready access to optimal and attention to issues that may arise.
Ongoing interaction with related agencies.
A strong and enthusiastic membership body.
Open and effective management.
More details may be found in our Strategic Plan document.