Asthma Control Program
To reduce disparities among populations disproportionately affected by asthma and improve health outcomes of all Rhode Islanders with asthma.
What we do
Increase access to quality healthcare, asthma education, community resources, and services.
Identify and focus efforts on at-risk populations which include: Hispanic and black non-Hispanic children, Medicaid recipients, and children and adults of low income residing in the core cities.
Advocate for healthy environments where people with asthma live, work, learn, and play.
Collaborate with Health Equity Zones and other community partners to help people with asthma manage their disease.
Promote comprehensive asthma interventions in core cities to address environmental determinants of health.