If you are in urgent need of medical assistance, please phone 000 (or 112 from a mobile phone), or go to your nearest hospital’s emergency department.
Victorian Nurse on Call Service – 1300 60 60 24
This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, that provides immediate, expert medical advice from a registered nurse.
RCH Anaphylaxis Support & Advisory Line – 1300 725 911 or 9345 4235
Available only between 8.30am-5pm Monday to Friday.
This service provides:
- Provide anaphylaxis policy implementation and health advice on issues related to Department of Education and Training (DET) Anaphylaxis Policy,
- Provide information on training that is funded by the DET,
- Provide relevant information to support schools and children’s services in implementing the guidelines,
- Provide advice to families of children diagnosed at risk of anaphylaxis attending school or children’s services with information regarding anaphylaxis policy.
Patient Support Organisations – Australasia
|Patient Support Organisation||Website|
|Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia||www.allergyfacts.org.au|
|Allergy New Zealand||www.allergy.org.nz|
|AusEE (Australian Support for Eosinophilic Disorders)||www.ausee.org|
|AusPIPS (Australian Primary Immunodeficiency Patient Support)||www.auspips.org.au|
|MedicAlert Foundation Australia||www.medicalert.org.au|
|MedicAlert Foundation New Zealand||www.medicalert.co.nz|
|ARRC (Autoimmune Resource and Research Centre)||www.autoimmune.org.au|
|ASCIA (Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy)||https://www.allergy.org.au/patients/information|
|Autoimmune New Zealand||www.autoimmune.org.nz|
|HAE (Hereditary Angioedema) Australasia||www.haeaustralasia.org.au|
|IDFA (Immune Deficiencies Foundation Australia)||www.idfa.org.au|
|IDFNZ (Immune Deficiencies Foundation New Zealand)||www.idfnz.org.nz|
|TAMS (The Australasian Mastocytosis Society)||www.mastocytosis.com.au|
|TMMA (The Myositis Association Australia Incorporated)||www.myositis.org.au|
|Asthma Foundations of Australia||www.asthmaaustralia.org.au|
|Asthma Foundation of New Zealand||www.asthmanz.co.nz|
|Eczema Association of Australasia||www.eczema.org.au|
|Lab Tests Online||www.labtestsonline.org.au/|