Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative

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.

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About the Initiative


The Asthma Friendly Schools Initiative provides resources to help local communities plan and implement asthma management programs within existing school structures. Learn more

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Why Use the Initiative


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

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The Initiative in Your Community


School personnel, families, community organizations and health-care providers all have a role in making schools asthma-friendly. Learn more

Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative Toolkit™

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

Page last updated: April 2, 2020

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