Polio SA Membership


If you’re a polio survivor, for just $20 per year (valued at over $3,000) you’ll get access to:


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An hour of FREE hydrotherapy every week (normally this would cost around $50 per session!)

All  hydrotherapy is provided in  approved pools with physiotherapists and associated helpers. Currently we run sessions at the RSB pool in Gilles Plains on Tuesdays between 10:30am and 11:30 am.

There is also a session at Repatriation Hospital Hydrotherapy Pool Daws Rd Daw Park every fortnight on Thursdays between 1pm and 2 pm.

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4 FREE massage vouchers each year (valued up to $40 each).

Our free massages are provided by registered local massage therapists who accept our vouchers. There is a limit of 4 vouchers per person, each valued at $40 (maximum). You can download our full list of registered therapists here.



Invitations to events run by Polio SA where information relevant to post polio syndrome and rehabilitation can be learned.

Opportunities to receive funds to attend external events related to polio and rehabilitation, such as conferences and wellness retreats

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Booklets with helpful information that can help manage post polio syndrome symptoms.

A quarterly newsletter and regular email updates containing information that can help you.

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Note: All memberships run from the 1st July to 30th June each year.