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The American Lung Association, Plains-Gulf Region offers a variety of programs for people whose lives have been touched by lung disease.

We offer educational programs for those who are living with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), as well as prevention programs designed to raise awareness about risk factors that lead to lung disease, such as smoking and air pollution.

Whether you or someone you know is living with lung disease, if you are an employer who wants to provide a wellness program for your employees, or a professional who is interested in becoming a facilitator for any of our programs, we are here to help you with your needs.

For a complete list of programs in your area, click here.

Asthma Educator Institute

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The Asthma Educator Institute is a two-day preparatory course for those qualified to take the National Asthma Educator Certification Board (NAECB) examination. » More

Better Breathers Clubs

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Learn ways to better cope with COPD while getting the support of others who share in your struggles. » More

Freedom from Smoking

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To help adult smokers quit, the American Lung Association offers Freedom From Smoking®. The program teaches the skills and techniques that have been proven to help smokers quit. Freedom From Smoking® is available as a group clinic, an online program and a self-help book. You can also speak to a cessation counselor at the Lung HelpLine. » More

Lung HelpLine

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The Lung HelpLine provides detailed and accurate answers to your questions about lung cancer, asthma, emphysema, and even how to get started quitting smoking. » More

Other Programs

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The American Lung Association, Plains-Gulf Region offers a wide variety of programs to cater to diverse communities’ lung health needs. We proudly serve communities throughout the Plains-Gulf region by providing educational and support programs that help children and adults prevent and manage lung disease. » More

Continuing Education

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American Lung Association, Plains-Gulf Region offers many opportunities for continuing education. » More

Workplace Wellness

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Freedom From Smoking® teaches proven techniques and offers personal support to help your employees quit for good. Learn more here. » More