The resources listed below provide useful information about asthma for parents, school administrators, and childcare providers.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
- Asthma Management and Education: Two-hour program that recognizes the critical role allied health professionals play in educating and caring for the patient with asthma and allergies.
- Wee Breathers: A flexible and interactive program designed to reach families of pre-school-age children with asthma in their homes or child care settings. The program consists of 7 one-hour checklists for identifying asthma triggers in the home and child care centers, and an instructor guide.
Healthy Schools Campaign
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
- EnviroFlash!: Provides daily air quality information such as forecasts and action day notifications via email for your area of interest. Air quality information allows you to adjust your lifestyle when necessary on unhealthy air quality days.