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Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative

Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative Champion Awards

Call for Applications Get recognized for the steps you are taking to create healthy learning environments for children with asthma.

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The Asthma Friendly Schools Initiative provides a framework and tools that communities and schools can use to work together on a comprehensive approach to asthma management, including planning tools, policy recommendations, and education programs.

About the Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative

The Asthma Friendly Schools Initiative provides tools and resources to assist local communities plan and implement a comprehensive asthma management programs within local schools and existing school structure. Learn the story behind ASFI and how it works.

Why Use the Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative

The Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative is an effective, comprehensive approach that aligns with the CDC's Coordinated School Health model. See why ASFI is effective.

Bring the Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative to Your Community

School personnel, families, community organizations and health-care providers all have a role in making schools asthma-friendly. Find out how you can help.

Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative Toolkit™

Step-by-step guidance that includes tools, templates, and resources that aim to keep students healthy, in school, and ready to learn. Get the toolkit.

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