Communities

Communities of Support for Asthma and Allergies

Get the help and support you need. AAFA is here to help you.

You are not alone! We can connect you with others in your local community and online. You can also call our free helpline or ask an allergist your questions.

Where Can I Find Support for Patients and Caregivers?

  • Join the AAFA Online Community for Asthma and Allergic Diseases
    Read our blog, take polls, share photos, sign up for our webinars and keep current with asthma and allergy research. Most importantly, you can connect with others who manage asthma, allergies and allergic skin conditions for information and moral support.

  • Join our Kids With Food Allergies online community
    Read our blog, take polls, share photos, sign up for our webinars and keep current with allergy recalls. Most importantly, you can connect with other parents raising children with food allergies for information and moral support. You can also get help with recipes and food ideas for your children.
     
  • Like our AAFA Facebook page
    Stay up to date on hot topics about asthma and allergies.
     
  •  Like our Kids With Food Allergies Facebook page
    Get daily updates on hot topics about food allergies and anaphylaxis.
     
  • Call us to get help over the phone
    Connect with our information specialists to get prompt answers to questions you need to be answered. 1-800-7-ASTHMA (1-800-727-8462) 1-800-7-ASTHMA (1-800-727-8462) Available Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. ET  
     
  • Do you have a question that an allergist can answer for you? You can use our free Ask the Allergist service and get an answer to your question from a board-certified allergist.

Where Can I Find Local Support?

  • Join a local support group
    Find an AAFA-affiliated local support group in your community or find out how to start your own.
     
  • Connect with a local chapter
    Find out what they offer in your community and get involved.
     
  • Join our Advocacy Network
    Looking for other grassroots activists in your community? Join our Advocacy Network. Contact our Policy and Advocacy Department to see how we can help you.