The MDDA works hard in advocating for life-changing treatment advancements for individuals living with an IEM. Stay up to date with new and improved treatments for you or your family member.
The Metabolic Clinics around Australia provide comprehensive diagnostic and management services for children and adults with inborn errors of metabolism.
IEM Food Grant
The Inborn Error of Metabolism (IEM) Programme provides monthly financial assistance to approved grantees with protein metabolic disorders to assist with the purchasing of low protein foods.
Government Carer Allowances
A Carer Allowance is an income supplement for carers who provide additional daily care and attention for someone with a disability or medical condition, or who is frail aged. Ex-Carer Allowance (Child) Health Care Card assists those caring for a child under 16 years. It helps you with cheaper medicines and some other concessions.
Handbooks & Guidelines
Browse through our library of handbooks that aid dietitians and families in the treatment of metabolic disorders.
Care and Education
Supporting patients, their families and implementing a system to encourage community engagement and feedback in health and research.
Literature & Presentations
Presentations, Handouts and PowerPoints used at various MDDA events.
Getting Ready for Transition’ – A guide for parents/guardians and young people
Links to various websites in the areas of Medical / Professionals, Sponsors and Support Groups.