Project Title & Description
Respiratory Health Assoc. of Metro Chicago
The Reducing Asthma Triggers in Englewood (RATE) program will encompass intensive home visits to increase retention, transmit knowledge and effect behavioral changes in families who have a child with asthma. In addition, training sessions on indoor environmental asthma triggers will be held for childcare, elementary, and high school staff in the community. The grantee will asses the effectiveness of the RATE program in decreasing environmental triggers, Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) exposure, and asthma morbidity.