Coping Positively With COVID-19

Online via Zoom

In response to our member questions and feedback we have put together a panel of experts to answer your questions about COVID-19 and to provide strategies to help manage anxiety during this challenging time.

Making a Difference to PI

Online via Zoom

To coincide with World PI Week, we are pleased to present this webinar where you will be able to hear from two guest speakers who are making a difference in their worlds in relation to primary immune deficiency.

Self-Advocacy Webinar

Online via Zoom

Self-advocacy is the ability to speak-up for yourself and the things that are important to you, particularly in relation to your own health and well being. Through this informative webinar we will talk through how you can self-advocate to ensure that you have the information to be able to make choices and decisions that affect your health and your life.

Young Adult Member Conference

Online via Zoom

The Immune Deficiencies Foundation Australia is running a virtual This is me Young Adults Conference over Zoom on Saturday 23rd July, 9am to 3pm. REGISTER HERE: https://www.idfa.org.au/young-adults-conference/ This is me IDFA Young Adults ConferenceAims: Help young adult members (aged 17 to 30 years) create connections with members who are in the same stage of life. […]

Young Adult Member Conference

Online via Zoom

The Immune Deficiencies Foundation Australia is running a virtual This is me Young Adults Conference over Zoom on Saturday 23rd July, 9am to 3pm. REGISTER HERE: https://www.idfa.org.au/young-adults-conference/ This is me IDFA Young Adults ConferenceAims: Help young adult members (aged 17 to 30 years) create connections with members who are in the same stage of life. […]

Carolyn Dews, IDFA CEO, Takes on Ride500 Challenge

To celebrate the once in a lifetime UCI 2022 Road World Championships taking place in Wollongong, Cancer Council NSW is bringing together Wollongong Bosses through their Ride500 campaign to go head-to-head in a friendly but competitive cycle challenge. Eager to show her love for the community and her passion for cycling, Carolyn has accepted the […]

Nutrition & Healthy Lifestyle Webinar

Online via Zoom

Healthy lifestyle is essential for quality of life when living with a PI. In this webinar we have Kate Battocchio, a dietitian and exercise physiologist from Diabetes NSW to discuss all things nutrition, the impact of lifestyle factors such as sleep and stress and the role of exercise in healthy living.

SCID and Self-Advocacy Webinar

Online via Zoom

As part of newborn screening month, hear from three IDFA members on the ways they've practiced self-advocacy for their child with SCID. Receive practical tips and access to IDFA's new self-advocacy toolkit.

Welcome Wednesday Group Chat

Online via Zoom

Join us for our members Welcome Wednesday Support Group Chat every Wednesday at 5.30pm (AEDT). Email us if you'd like to join so we can send you the Zoom link* *This event is for members only.  

Carers Week Online Yoga Class

Online via Zoom

We are thrilled to have Yogi, Lis White, join us for this special Carers Week Webinar. Lis will be teaching a free, 1-hour online yoga class to carers of people living with a PID or SID. The class offers carers a chance to recharge and relax as a thank you for the important work they […]

Mental Health Among People with Chronic Health Conditions

Online via Zoom

Mental health difficulties, such as anxiety and depression, are common among people with chronic health conditions, and for understandable reasons. At the same time, common mental health difficulties can impact the management of chronic health conditions, and peoples' day-to-day lives with these conditions. Unfortunately, many people face barriers accessing effective psychological treatment and care, which […]