Houston Health Department

Houston Asthma Prevention and Control Program


The mission of the Houston Asthma Prevention and Control Program is to reduce the burden of asthma for all by engaging in scholarly research, providing leadership at the city level to support asthma-friendly policies and working in partnership to bring community-based interventions that reduce the negative health impacts for individuals struggling with asthma today, especially children.

Community-Based Asthma Initiatives

  • Houston Asthma Coalition
  • Reducing the Asthma Burden Post-Harvey (CDC CoAg)
  • Pediatric Asthma Treatment in the Home Stretch (PATHS)
  • Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP)

Data and Publications

Additional Resources