More information about primary and secondary immunodeficiency, other organisations plus patient and carer support resources.

This list has been compiled to give you more information about primary and secondary immunodeficiency plus related organisations and services. These links are suitable for patients, carers and healthcare professionals.

More Information about Immunodeficiency – Australia

Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Discover more information about primary immunodeficiencies, immunoglobulin replacement therapy, SCIg therapy and infusion.

ASCIA's National Immunodeficiency Strategy

The ASCIA National Immunodeficiency Strategy has been developed for Australia and New Zealand. IDFA also participated in the consultation process of the Strategy.

Immunoglobulins and me: Catherine’s Story

Catherine talks about her diagnosis with Common Variable Immunodeficiency (CVID) and experience with intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg) treatment which allows her to live a healthy and active life.

[Video courtesy of NPS Medicinewise]

Genetics Information Resources

NSW Government Health – Centre for Genetics Education

Discover some useful fact sheets about genetic conditions, testing and counselling

Mental Health Support


If you or someone you know are in crisis please phone Lifeline Australia – 13 11 14

Encourage Others to Donate Plasma