What to expect of your child at different ages

1) For children of all ages

The following pages are a guideline to what your child should be expected to cope with in relation to their asthma. You know your child better than anyone else so some of the age guidelines may vary from child to child.

  • Your child will need you to take them to regular appointments with their asthma team.
  • They will need regular reminders and supervision to take inhalers.
  • They will need you to arrange and collect their prescriptions.