The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Children's Allergy Service

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Welcome to the Leeds Children's Hospital Allergy Service


 For information regarding COVID-19, please click here for the Gov.UK official guidance; this page is updated daily.

For information regarding COVID-19 in relation to allergies, please see the information provided by Anaphylaxis Campaign, and Allergy UK. Please ensure you have adequate supplies of medications for yourself and/or your child.

Please click here for a list of frequently asked questions, published by the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI).

08/04/2020 - Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are currently conducting urgent food challenges only. For important information regarding bringing your child to the hospital for a food challenges and COVID-19 safety restrictions, please click here.

If your child has an upcoming clinic appointment, this will most likely be a telephone consultation and you will receive information about this.

If you have any concerns or queries during this time, please contact the allergy nurses on 0113 392 2257, or e-mail us on 


EMERADE adrenaline auto-injector (AAI) RECALL

If you or your child carries an Emerade 150 AAI, please click here.

If you or your child carries an Emerade 300 AAI, please click here

If you or your child carries an Emerade 500 AAI, please click here.


Welcome to the homepage for Leeds’ Children’s Allergy service. This page contains information for patients, families and healthcare professionals.

Here is an overview of what you can find on the webpage:

 If your child is due to have a food challenge, and you require a recipe, you can find these below:

Baked egg

Baked milk

Mixed nut biscuit (it is important that you only use the nuts you have been told to use and no others. Omit other nuts as appropriate)

Lightly cooked egg