Asthma Foundation Northern Territory

Asthma Foundation NT strives to improve the quality of life for people with asthma by providing accessible, affordable and evidence based services. Learn more.

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Asthma Foundation Northern Territory

Asthma and respiratory diseases are a major concern for Australians.

1 in 9

Australians have asthma, with 2.7 million Aussies suffering from the respiratory condition.

2x

Asthma rates in Indigenous Australians are twice as high as non-Indigenous Australians.

441

Australians died in 2017 due to asthma. Management and education are crucial to reducing this number.

$28B

Estimated yearly cost of Asthma to Australians, most of which is attributed to disability and death.

Get your free My Asthma Pack

Get your free My Asthma Pack

Packed with device technique tips, first aid brochures, and asthma management guides our “My Asthma Pack” is an invaluable resources for all Territorians.

We’ll also send you our latest updates and news.

Asthma stories from Territorians just like you


          Munn Family
          "I cannot ever thank you all for your guidance and knowledge for my 3 children..."

Munn Family "I cannot ever thank you all for your guidance and knowledge for my 3 children..."

This year Cameron is 17, Jessica 14 and Ashton 10 and with the ongoing help and support over the years from asthma foundation all three are all well managed and educated.


          Jillian Blackman
          "Seeing all the great work the Asthma Foundation does made me want to give back"

Jillian Blackman "Seeing all the great work the Asthma Foundation does made me want to give back"

I have been involved with the Asthma Swim program for over four years firstly with my daughter Taylor and then my son Hunter.

News & events

Asthma Foundation NT Now Has A New Home in Parap

Asthma Foundation NT has moved to our new home at 3 Nylander St in Parap.

05 Dec 2022 | Annoucements

Have you checked out our Facebook page yet?

Did you know that our Facebook page not only gets regularly updated with hints and tips for managing your respiratory and linked conditions but it also lets you see what the team at AFNT has been up to! So if you haven't already liked our page head over there now and check it out - https://www.facebook.com/asthmant.org.au

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AFNT acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the lands on which we meet and conduct our services, respecting language and culture and elders past and present.

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