Becoming an Advocate

Policy change at the national or local level can have a major impact on lives of those living with asthma. Learn how you can advocate for policies that keep our communities healthy and safe.

National Asthma Public Policy Agenda

National Asthma Public Policy Agenda

The American Lung Association has worked with a number of asthma experts and organizations to identify policy changes in six key areas that could really make a difference in the fight against asthma. » More

Guide to Asthma Policy for Housing and Schools

Guide to Asthma Policy for Housing and Schools

This online toolkit provides the policy tools and resources you can use to support everyone's right to live in a healthy, asthma-friendly home environment. » More

Federal

Raise Your Voice: Advocate!

The federal government funds much of the public health work and research about asthma in the nation. Federal policies make a difference in the asthma triggers in the air. » More

State and Community

Asthma Awareness Advocacy

States and local policy-makers play critical roles in the fight against asthma. Some have programs to help people with asthma better manage their disease, others work to reduce the triggers that worsen the disease. » More

Take Action

Become an advocate for policies that will help asthma breathe easier in the future. » More