Consumer information

The food allergy education website provides an information hub for people with food allergy, their families and friends.

Food allergy education websiteIt includes practical information about:

  • preparing food at home,
  • eating out, choosing foods,
  • traveling with food allergy,
  • camps,
  • hospital stays and
  • how to report a reaction to packaged foods or foods when eating out. 

The website also includes links to other credible resources and websites. 

Website: www.foodallergyeducation.org.au   

Content updated February 2021

National Allergy Strategy Rationale

Allergic diseases have become an increasingly important chronic disease and public health issue in Australia and other developed countries over the last two decades, contributing to increased demand for medical services, significant economic cost of care and reduced quality of life of people with allergic diseases and their carers.

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Lead organisations

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Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) is the leading medical organisation for allergy in Australia. 

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Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia (A&AA) is the leading patient support organisation for allergy in Australia. 

The National Allergy Strategy has received funding from the Australian Government Department of Health for the following projects:
Food allergy prevention | 250K Youth Project | Food service | Drug allergy | Shared Care Model

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