Here is a list of Asthma resources for the family around the Bay Area

Asthma Start: A program in the Alameda County Public Health Department that offers home visits and education to families in the county who have children 18 and younger with an asthma diagnosis.

Phone: (510) 383-5181


Davis Street: This organization, in San Leandro, has free clinics.

Phone: (510) 347-4620


Kerry's Kids offers medical clinics, including one in Berkeley that's open to the public. Call for hours and to reserve a spot.

Phone: (510) 444-4326


Northern California Breathmobile (West Oakland Asthma Coalition): A mobile asthma clinic that visits schools in Alameda and western Contra Costa counties.

Phone: (510) 763-1880


Order of Malta Northern California Clinic on the Christ the Light Cathedral campus in downtown Oakland

Phone: (510) 587-3000

Breathe California of the Bay Area (San Jose): Home visits, support groups, classes and summer camp for kids with asthma (ages 6-12).

Phone: (408) 998-5865


More information about asthma:

Allergy & Asthma Network:

American Lung Association:

Regional Asthma Management and Prevention Initiative (RAMP):

Editor's note: Know of other helpful resources, please let us know.

. - Katy Murphy