Programs

Spanish Educational Programs for Teaching Patients

AAFA offers many patient education programs in Spanish for all ages. You can download many items below for free. You can order others through AAFA. 

The following programs are for healthcare professionals who teach patients how to manage their asthma and allergies:

Asthma Basics for Children
Asthma Brochures in Spanish
Asthma-Friendly Home – A Checklist for Families
Asthma-Friendly Child Care – A Checklist for Child Care Providers
Wee Breathers™
Wee Wheezers
You Can Control Asthma
 

How Can I Order AAFA Materials?

Call 1.800.727.8462 or print this PDF order form  and email, mail or fax to AAFA at:

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
8201 Corporate Drive
Suite 1000
Landover, MD 20785
EMAIL:   
FAX: 202.466.8940
PHONE: 1.800.727.8462

 

Asthma Basics for Children

This program is for health professionals who teach both early childhood teachers and parents of young children to manage asthma. Early childhood teachers learn how to create an asthma program at their childcare centers. Activities help teach preschool children about asthma. The program has an instructor’s guide, a handbook for early childhood educators and a parent handbook. 

Full Kit: $50 (#H-014HCE)
Extra Parent Handbook: $12 each (#H-014PS), $80 for a set of 10 (#H-014PS-10)

 

Asthma Brochures in Spanish

This series in Spanish has basic information about managing asthma, written in simple terms.

Single copies: Free 
Packet of 25: $15 (order number plus ‘25’)
Packet of 50: $20 (order number plus ‘50’)

  • Brochure 1: ¿Que Es Asma? (What is Asthma?) (#P-013S)
  • Brochure 2: Lo que Usted Necesita Saber Sobre las Medicinas para el Asma (What You Need to Know about Medicines for Asthma) (#P-014S)
  • Brochure 3: Plan para el Control de los Activadores del Asma (Asthma Trigger Control Plan) (P-015S)
  • Brochure 4: Medidores de Potencia Respiratoria (Peak Flow Meters) (#P-016S)

 

Asthma-Friendly Home – A Checklist for Families

This asthma trigger checklist is easy for families to use. It helps you find and control your child’s asthma triggers at home. It has simple ideas to help you get rid of or reduce your child’s asthma triggers.
Asthma-Friendly Home – A Checklist for Families (Spanish)

 

Asthma-Friendly Child Care – A Checklist for Child Care Providers

This asthma trigger checklist is easy for child care providers to use. It helps them find and control asthma triggers in their child care center. It can help staff keep their place healthy for the children they serve. Parents can also use this checklist when looking for child care.
Asthma-Friendly Child Care – A Checklist for Providers (Spanish)  

 

Wee Breathers™ FREE TO DOWNLOAD

This interactive program is for health professionals who teach parents of young children about managing asthma. Use it during home visits, one-on-one or in group classes for parents in child care centers. It has:

  • An instructor’s guide
  • Seven lessons on asthma management
  • A home asthma trigger checklist
  • An asthma trigger checklist for child care centers
     

All handouts for families come in English and Spanish. They are at a sixth-grade reading level or lower. 

Instructor’s Guide – English Download PDF

Asthma-Friendly Home – A Checklist for Families–English  Download PDF
Asthma-Friendly Home – A Checklist for Families–Spanish  Download PDF

Asthma-Friendly Child Care – A Checklist for Providers–English  Download PDF
Asthma-Friendly Child Care – A Checklist for Providers–Spanish  Download PDF

Lesson 1 – Asthma Basics – English Lesson and Handouts  Download PDF
Lesson 1 – Asthma Basics – Spanish Handouts  Download PDF

Lesson 2 – Asthma Triggers – English Lesson and Handouts  Download PDF
Lesson 2 – Asthma Triggers – Spanish Handouts  Download PDF

Lesson 3 – Controlling Asthma Triggers – English Lesson and Handouts  Download PDF
Lesson 3 – Controlling Asthma Triggers – Spanish Handouts  Download PDF

Lesson 4 – Asthma Medicines – English Lesson and Handouts  Download PDF
Lesson 4 – Asthma Medicines – Spanish Handouts  Download PDF

Lesson 5 – Asthma Action Plan – English Lesson and Handouts  Download PDF
Lesson 5 – Asthma Action Plan – Spanish Handouts  Download PDF

Lesson 6 – Communicating with the Asthma Team – English Lesson and Handouts  Download PDF
Lesson 6 – Communicating with the Asthma Team – Spanish Handouts  Download PDF

Lesson 7 – Asthma Management Goals – English Lesson and Handouts  Download PDF
Lesson 7 – Asthma Management Goals – Spanish Handouts  Download PDF

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Wee Wheezers

This program is for health professionals who teach parents of young children about managing asthma. Parents learn how to find information and support. It also teaches them how to talk to caretakers and doctors. Parents go to four group sessions. Children join the last two sessions. The kit includes:

  • Instructor’s manual
  • Training guide
  • Slides (PDF and PowerPoint)
  • Instructor video
  • Companion video
  • Handouts for parents and children
     

Full Kit: $295 (#H-015S)
Additional Instructor Video: $8 each (#H-015IVS)
Additional Companion Video: $8 each (#H-015PVS)

 

You Can Control Asthma  

This program is for health professionals who teach school-age children and their families about managing asthma. An implementation guide tells how to use the booklets in clinical, community, school and home settings. The program also has booklets for children and their parents. It teaches asthma management through pictures and activities. The book for kids is at a third-grade reading level. It helps them make choices and feel in control of their asthma. The book for families is at a fifth-grade reading level. It helps parents help their child manage their asthma.

Full Kit: $50 (Temporarily out of stock) 
Family Book: $5.50 (#B-001S) 
Kids’ Book: $5.50 (#B-002S – Temporarily out of stock) 
$10 for a Set of Books (Temporarily out of stock) 

 

TO ORDER AAFA MATERIALS:

Call 1.800.727.8462, or print out this PDF order form and email, mail or fax to AAFA at:

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
8201 Corporate Drive
Suite 1000
Landover, MD 20785
EMAIL:   
FAX: 202.466.8940
PHONE: 1.800.727.8462

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