Childcare Centers

Florida Asthma-Friendly Child Care Center Award

The Florida Asthma Coalition has awarded 13 child care centers, and many more centers are on their way to achieving this award.  These are centers where administrators, staff, families, and clinical partners are working together to help children with asthma properly manage their disease.  Click the link below to view the list of the awarded centers.

Florida Asthma-Friendly Child Care Center Mentors

The coalition has mentors across the state ready to help child care centers through the application process.  Complete the following form to be connected to a mentor in your area.

Florida Asthma-Friendly Child Care Center Criteria and Application Guide

Child care centers meeting criteria for excellence in asthma management can be recognized at the bronze, silver, gold, and platinum levels.   The criteria for achieving the award and resources that are available to help you along the way are described in detail in the Asthma-Friendly Child Care Center Recognition Application Guide below.

Florida Asthma-Friendly Child Care Center Training

The Asthma-Friendly Child Care Center training is one of criteria for the award.  This training is available to help child care providers in Florida learn how to provide the best possible care for children with asthma.  Child care professionals can earn 1 in-service credit hour by completing the free online training.  The document below provides instructions on how to register for and participate in this training.

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