The staff at AFNT helped promote Asthma Week this year with a stall at Gateway Shopping centre - and what a busy day it was! We had lots of visitors stop by to say hello and get some advice from our amazing educators Kirra and Sharron. Remember - If your puffer puffs, put a spacer on it!Read More
Today Her Honour, AFNT’s patron Mr O’Halloran & the staff of Government House Darwin completed asthma first aid training - Asthma Foundation NT is excited to announce that Government House Darwin is now “Asthma Aware” (first in Australia). Thank you to Government House for their ongoing support in helping Territorians breathe betterRead More
Asthma week is shaping up to be a huge one for the AFNT team. On Friday 2nd September we will be at Gateway shopping centre from 8.30am to around 3pm to answer all your respiratory related questions. During Asthma week our respiratory health educators will be delivering some Asthma NT resources to Pharmacies and GP clinics in the Darwin, Palmerston and rural areas. Our slogan for Asthma week is "if your puffer puffs...put a spacer on it!"Read More
The quality of air is horrible at the moment! Be careful driving along the highways as it’s very smokey today. For those who have respiratory conditions, avoid going outside, if your going out wear a mask and ALWAYS carry your blue/grey puffer with you. Also download the AirRater app to keep track of your symptoms, fire locations & air quality. Available on Apple or Android. Call 000 in need of an emergency. Check out our Facebook page for further tips and links on how to help you breathe better this dry season https://www.facebook.com/asthmant.org.au/Read More
Check out the new personalised AFNT spacers we had designed to celebrate 40 years of Helping Territorians Breathe Better. Grab yours today at only $10 each!! or better yet, get a deal 🤩 with 2 for $16 OR 3 for $25. Pick up is at our office at 3 Nylander Street, Parap or drop us an email at [email protected] and we can arrange to post them to anywhere you need (fees apply for postage).Read More
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