Information for schools and early childhood education/care

Important Notice: EpiPen® Jr Out of Stock - 5 December 2019

ASCIA has been notified that EpiPen® Jr will not be available from 5 December 2019. People who are newly diagnosed or who have used their last EpiPen® Jr may not be able to purchase an EpiPen® Jr device until stock arrives from the United States on 17 December 2019 or shortly thereafter.

Further information:

Parents and carers requiring documentation for early childhood education/care centres during the out of stock period can use this ASCIA document:
pdfASCIA EpiPen Jr Out of Stock ECEC December 201997.98 KB

ASCIA action plans, e-training courses and guidelines are used throughout Australasian schools and early childhood education/care services. 

Anaphylaxis e-training for schools and early childhood education/care  

Anaphylaxis resources - including action plans and instructional videos 

Anaphylaxis management guidelines  

Risk minimisation strategies for schools, preschools and childcare services

pdfASCIA Risk minimisation strategies March 20151.13 MB

250K youth project resources 

Slide set - are you allergy aware?

Primary School

Slide set primary schools - are you allergy aware?

pdfAllergy Aware presentation primary school654.75 KB

Secondary School

Slide set secondary schools - are you allergy aware?

pdfAllergy Aware presentation secondary school699.66 KB

Patient support organisations 

Food Allergy Xplained – interactive information resource for teenagers

 Content updated November 2019

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