Communities

Connecticut Resources

The Burden of Asthma in Connecticut-2012 Surveillance Report 
This Department of Public Health report describes the burden of asthma in Connecticut by providing information on asthma prevalence, healthcare utilization, disproportionately affected populations, and asthma mortality. 

Connecticut School-based Asthma Surveillance Report 2014 
Pursuant to Connecticut General Statute (CGS§ 10-206), the Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) Asthma Program established a statewide School-based Asthma Surveillance System (SBASS) based on the school Health Assessment Record (HAR).  For Wastebusters: Green Cleaning Myths, a video about green cleaning in schools created by the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, click here.

Connecticut Air Quality Data
This site contains an air quality index forecast with information on Connecticut regions and comparisons with other states across the country.

Health Equity

2015 Community Focus Groups on Asthma Final Report
Prepared for the Connecticut Hospital Association by the Hispanic Health Council.  Funded by a grant from the Connecticut Health Foundation.