About Asthma WA Kids Club
The Asthma WA’s Kids Club is aimed at children aged 5-12 years, however children of any age are welcome to join!
Membership to the Asthma WA’s Kids Club is free. Upon joining, kids will receive a welcome pack with their very own membership card, asthma information and some fun resources. Parents will receive e-newsletter to keep you up to date on what is happening in the world of asthma.
Asthma WA’s Kids Club is proudly funded by Telethon 7.
Puff the Asthma Dragon is our friendly mascot. You’ll often see him out an about at different events and he is always up for a high five or hug.
AFL Player, Andrew Gaff, answered some questions for the kids club about his asthma!
When were you diagnosed with asthma?
Diagnosed with asthma at 2 years of age
Have you ever felt asthma has held you back?
No, it hasn’t held me back at all-only an inconvenience when I was young
What triggers your asthma?
I don’t get asthma much anymore (unless I eat peanuts!). When I was young, getting a cold often led to asthma.
What advice would you give kids with asthma?
Advice would be not to think it will stop you performing at the highest level in whatever field you want to pursue in the future.