Resources

Current Easy Breathing Locations

Beaches Family Health Center
2344 3rd Street South
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
904.253.2555

Center for Women and Children
515 West 6th Street
Jacksonville, FL 32206
904.253.1080

South Jacksonville Family Health Center
1736 University Boulevard South
Jacksonville, FL 32216
904.253.1100

West Jacksonville Health Clinic
120 King Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204
904.253.2785

UF Heatlh Beaches Pediatrics

530 Jacksonville Drive

Jacksonville Beach, Florida 32250

Baptist Health Regency Pediatrics

9090 Regency Square Blvd

Jacksonville, Florida

Wesconnett

5150 Timuquana Road

Jacksonville, Florida, Suite 9

Local Resources

Community Asthma Partnership at Wolfson Children’s Hospital(CAP-W)
3563 Philips Highway, Building E, Suite 502
Jacksonville, FL 32207
904.202.5132
www.communityasthmajax.org

American Lung Association of Florida
Northeast Florida Region

6852 Belfort Oaks Place
Jacksonville, FL 32216
904.743.2933
www.lungfla.org

Duval County Health Department
Central Health Plaza
515 West 6th Street
Jacksonville, FL 32206
904.253.2555
www.dchd.net

Duval County Public Schools
1701 Prudential Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32207
904.390.2000
www.duvalschools.org

Episcopal Children’s Services
8443 Baymeadows Rd., Suite 1
Jacksonville, FL 32256
904.726.1500
www.ecs4kids.org

I.M. Sulzbacher Health Center
611 E. Adams Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
904.359.0457
www.sulzbachercenter.org

Jacksonville Children’s Commission
1095 A. Philip Randolph Blvd.
Jacksonville, Florida  32206
904.630.3647
www.coj.net/Departments/Childrens+Commission

Nemours Children’s Specialty Care
807 Childrens Way
Jacksonville, FL 32207-8482
904.697.3600
www.nemours.org

University of Florida Jacksonville Pediatric Emergency Medicine
655 West 8th Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209
904.244.0411
www.jax.shands.org/hs/pediatric-emergency

Volunteers in Medicine
41 E. Duval Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
904.399.2766
www.vim-jax.org

Asthma Specialists

Family Allergy & Asthma Consultants (main office)
4123 University Boulevard South, Suite B
Jacksonville, FL 32216
Phone: 904-636-9100
www.jaxallergists.com

Board-certified asthma, allergy and immunology specialists serving four Jacksonville locations.

Nemours Children’s Specialty Care
807 Children’s Way
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Phone: 904-697-3788
www.nemours.org

Nemours has Jacksonville’s only comprehensive pediatric asthma care program that incorporates health education for children and families with clinical programs developed by asthma specialists. Nemours researchers offer a progressive program dedicated to understanding asthma and providing advanced clinical care.

UF Adult Asthma Clinic at University of Florida Jacksonville
UF Health Science Center / Faculty Clinic, 2nd Floor
653 W. 8th Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209
Phone: 904-383-1014

The Clinic offers specialty care for uncontrolled asthma and accepts commercial insurance, Medicaid, Medicare and patients qualified for financial assistance through Shands Jacksonville / City of Jacksonville. Patients must be referred by a primary care provider.

State and National Asthma Resources

Allergy and Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics
2751 Prosperity Avenue, Suite 150
Fairfax, VA 22031
Phone: 800-878-4403
www.aanma.org

AANMA is a nonprofit patient education and advocacy organization providing consumer-friendly information about asthma and allergies.

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI)
611 E. Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Phone: 800-822-2762
www.aaaai.org

The AAAAI is comprised of more than 6,500 asthma specialists, clinical immunologists, allied health professionals and others with a special interest in the research and treatment of allergic disease. The organization is devoted to the advancement of the knowledge and practice of allergy, asthma and immunology for optimal patient care.

American Academy of Pediatrics
141 N.W. Point Boulevard
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Phone: 800-433-9016
www.aap.org

The AAP is dedicated to the health and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. The AAP’s website features information on children’s health topics, including asthma.

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
85 W. Alonquin Road, Suite 550
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Phone: 847-427-1200
www.acaai.org

The ACAAI is a professional association of more than 5,000 allergists, immunologists and allied health professionals. Its mission is to promote excellence in the practice of the subspecialty of allergy and immunology.

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
8201 Corporate Drive, Suite 100
Landover, MD 20785
Phone: 800-7ASTHMA (1-800-727-8462)
www.aafa.org

AAFA is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with asthma and allergic diseases through education, advocacy and research. AAFA provides practical information, community-based services and support to people through a network of Regional Chapters, Support Groups and other Local Partners throughout the United States.

Asthma Coalition of Florida
http://www.doh.state.fl.us/environment/medicine/Asthma/asthmacoalition.html

The purpose of the Coalition is to provide a common vision for individuals, organizations and communities throughout the state to address the burden of asthma in Florida and provide opportunities for information sharing, networking and collaboration.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30329
Phone: 800-CDC- INFO (1-800-232-4636)
www.cdc.gov

The CDC serves as a resource for credible health information for all ages on numerous topics, including asthma.

Florida Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Society
4909 Lannie Road, Suite B
Jacksonville, FL 32218
Phone: 904-765-7702
www.faais.org

The goal of FAAIS is to educate both caregivers and patients on asthma and allergies.

Kids on the Block
9385 Gerwing Lane
Columbia, MD 31046
Phone: 800-368-KIDS (1-800-368-5437)
www.kotb.com

Kids on the Block has developed more than 40 different programs addressing various disabilities, educational and medical differences, and social concerns.

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
P.O. Box 30105
Bethesda, MD 20824
Phone: 301-592-8573
www.nhlbi.gov

The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) provides global leadership for research, training and education programs to promote the prevention and treatment of heart, lung and blood diseases.

National Jewish Medical and Research Center (lung line)
1400 Jackson Street
Denver, CO 80206
Phone: 800-222-5864
www.njc.org

A call center where you can speak with professionals regarding health conditions related to the lungs. Callers can receive assistance finding a healthcare professional in their community.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Indoor Environments Division
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue N.W.
Mail Code 6609J
Phone: 800-438-4318
www.epa.gov/iaq

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) leads the nation’s environmental science, research, education and assessment efforts. The mission of the EPA is to protect human health and the environment.

Additional Online Resources

About Asthma
www.Asthma.About.com

General information about asthma including symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and ways to cope.

Air Quality Index
www.AirNow.gov

The Air Quality Index (AQI) is an index for reporting daily air quality, relaying how clean or polluted the outdoor air is, and what associated health effects might be of concern.

The Consortium on Children’s Asthma Camps
www.AsthmaCamps.org

A comprehensive reference and resource for asthma camps nationwide.

Freedom From Smoking
www.FFSOnline.org

Freedom From Smoking® (FFS) Online is a program specifically designed for adults, who want to quit smoking. It’s an adaptation of the American Lung Association’s gold standard, group clinic that has helped thousands of smokers to quit for good. Smoking is a major trigger for asthma and quitting is one way parents can help prevent flare-ups.

KidsHealth
www.KidsHealth.org

Produced by Nemours, KidsHealth.org provides doctor-approved health information about children from birth through adolescence with separate areas for parents, kids and teens, all in English and Spanish.

Nationwide Pollen Report
www.pollen.com

Pollen reports provide helpful allergy information and weather forecasts everyday— check often to avoid potential asthma triggers.

Starlight Children’s Foundation
www.StarBright.org

Offers entertainment, education and family activities to help parents and children cope with and manage serious illnesses.

CAPW is here to help you.

For more information, call us any weekday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 904.202.5132 or send us an email or get updates