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250K an information hub for teens and young adults living with severe allergies

The teen hub about severe allergies 250KThe new website - ‘250K – An information hub for the 250,000 young Australians living with severe - aims to provide age-appropriate information and resources to assist young people who are living with severe allergies, and to help them feel more connected with other teens and young adults going through similar experiences in a fun but informative way.

The website has a fun and cutting-edge look and feel, and was designed by young people for young people.

The 250K website is also supported by a slide set that schools will be able to access to help increase awareness about severe allergies.

Slide set - are you allergy aware?

Primary School

Slide set - are you allergy aware?

pdfAllergy Aware presentation primary school1.2 MB

Secondary School

Allergy Aware presentation secondary school

pdfAllergy Aware presentation secondary school1.15 MB

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Content updated December 2021 


If you are having an allergic reaction follow advice on your ASCIA Action Plan.

If in doubt, give the Anapen® or EpiPen®.

Do not call us for emergency advice.

If you do not have an ASCIA Action Plan and/or an Anapen® or EpiPen® call triple zero (000) for an ambulance.