The Asthma Foundation
Head Office Tel: (04) 499 4592
Manawatu Breathe Easy Support Group
(For adults with lung conditions such as asthma, cronic bronchitis and emphysema)
Contact: Peter (06) 354 2996
Third Thursday of every month, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
(morning tea provided free of charge)
Cloverlea Neighbourhood Tavern
301 Tremaine Avenue
Horowhenua Support Group
Contact: Carroll Cumming (06) 368 6255
Fourth Thursday of every month, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
Presbyterian Church Hall
- One in four New Zealand children has asthma.
- Asthma is the most common cause of child hospital admissions.
- COPD is the 4th most common cause of death in New Zealand.
-Rates of asthma and COPD are expected to rise over the next two decades.
- The Asthma Foundation is a non-governmental charitable organisation that provides education, information, advocacy and research on asthma and other respiratory conditions.