Asthma 1-2-3

Asthma 1-2-3 LogoAsthma 1-2-3 is a one hour in-service program is designed to teach basic asthma knowledge to school, daycare and other community facility personnel in order to improve the lives of children who are living with asthma.

Asthma 1-2-3 covers four topic areas including:

          • What is Asthma?
          • Asthma Management: Environmental Control
          • Asthma Management: Treatment and Tools
          • Resources

All Asthma 1-2-3 content strictly adheres to the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) guidelines for proper asthma management and is delivered by a Certified Asthma 1-2-3 Facilitator.

Participants come away with increased knowledge of asthma – its triggers, warning signs and treatment methods. In addition; schools, daycares and other facilities are provided with the confidence and knowledge to recognize and respond appropriately to an asthma emergency.

To schedule an Asthma 1-2-3 program, contact your local American Lung Association office at 800-LUNG-USA.  To learn how to become an Asthma 1-2-3 facilitator, click here.