Health services are flexible and low key. 4 doctors are in town. A 10 bed acute section and aged residentiual services as well as community care is available. allied health is available from Bendigo mainly. Some hacc services apply to disabled people and their carers.There is a disability support group for youth and aged care day care facility.increasing empahasis on primary care and treatment of chronicc illness. However special schools and , repsite, facilites and organisations are in ebndigo whichis 45 kms away.peopel in Heathcote are very inclusive and compassionate towrads disadvantaged in our community.A taxi service accomodates diabled wheelchairs.