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Allergies and asthma affect the lives of millions of children and adults. Every day 12 people die due to asthma or anaphylaxis in the U.S. This is a tragedy that doesn’t have to happen. By working with members of Congress and state legislators, we can help stop this epidemic in America, but we need your help!

Make a Difference
When we work together, we form a strong, collective voice to inform and influence public policy.  There are opportunities on many levels. No legislative experience is needed – we provide the tools you need.

Learn about Allergy & Asthma Network’s policy priorities – Our policy priorities are those issues that impact the lives of people with asthma, allergies, anaphylaxis and related conditions. Read more.

Find your elected officials – Don’t know who represents you? No problem. Our online advocacy system makes it easy to find email and mail addresses for your elected officials.

Take action on key issues – Make your voice heard.  Whether you want to draft your own communication or use our pre-drafted, editable template, it’s easy – and effective – to get your message to policymakers and keep allergy and asthma care on the national healthcare agenda.

Allergy & Asthma Day Capitol Hill – Held in May each year, this event brings together advocates, professionals and researchers to talk with members of Congress in support of our common goal — to end needless death and suffering due to allergies, asthma and related conditions. Learn more. 


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