Our Organisation

SBH Queensland provides information, advice, support and services to improve the lives of children and adults with Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus. 

Our 15 staff provide information, therapy, social work, and school support to 700 children and adults with spina bifida and hydrocephalus throughout Queensland.

We do not provide medical advice. Please see your own General Practicioner if you are having medical problems.

Our mission is to: 

  • Provide information about and services specific to spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus
  • Empower people with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus to achieve their full potential
  • Promote the value of people with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus
  • Strive for excellence in the developement and provision of programs to people with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus

Our Statement of Values:

SBH Queensland (the Association) believes in people’s worth and ability and supports the empowerment of individuals in maintaining a proactive, visionary future for themselves with dignity and mutual respect.

This, we believe, can be achieved with flexibility, reliability, and empathy on the part of the association and its clients in a culture where people support and learn from each other.

With our non-discriminatory service, we believe in a lifetime partnership with our clients because their needs and desire for a fulfilling life do not end. All of our clients have needs to be met and life goals to be achieved and we are privileged to assist them in attaining these for a full and happy life.