Research has revolutionised the lives of people with asthma


I am in a workplace

Australian workplaces are impacted directly by asthma and in particular by poorly controlled or poorly managed asthma.

Factors of concern for employers are:

  • Absenteeism of individual employees with asthma
  • Absenteeism of parents caring for children with asthma
  • Lowered productivity

Asthma first aid training can improve safety for your staff and clients.

Asthma Friendly Workplaces in the ACT

Workplaces in the ACT that wish to provide a safer environment for their employees and customers may become accredited by the Asthma Foundation ACT as an Asthma Friendly Workplace. Read more ...

Asthma First Aid for Workplaces - Online

 Asthma first aid training can improve safety for your staff and clients. This course will provide staff with up-to-date information on asthma and its management within the workforce.

Staff will be trained in the national protocol for the first aid treatment of an asthma attack. Read more ...

1800 ASTHMA Helpline

The 1800 ASTHMA Helpline (1800 278 462) is a free, confidential information and support telephone service if you have questions or concerns about asthma. Read more ...

Allergy and Anaphylaxis Awareness Session

The triggers for hay fever are similar to those for asthma and 60-80% of people with asthma have hay fever. Are you interested in finding out more about allergy and anaphylaxis? Read more...


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