Welcome to Respiratory Health Association
We are proud to be a partner in the new Clean Energy Initiative initiated by the Bloomberg Philanthropies and the Heising-Simons Family. This work will accelerate our work aimed at improving air quality, fighting the damaging impacts of climate change and building a strong energy economy.
We launched The Coal Truth campaign to raise awareness of how coal power plants impose steep costs on the public’s health and quality of life in Illinois. We want to alert lawmakers in Springfield and the public in Illinois about how coal punishes the most vulnerable Illinoisans – the very young, the very old, the poor and the sick.
Registration is now open for the 18th Annual Hustle Up the Hancock on Sunday, February 22, 2015. The general full climb has SOLD OUT! Spots remain open in the CBS2 Half Climb and for Lung Health Champions. Champions commit to raising $1000 each. Registration is processed on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no registration on event day.
Evanston aldermen unanimously backed an ordinance to raise the age for sale and purchase of tobacco products from 18 to 21. Respiratory Health Association is very excited about this proposed ordinance and supports Evanston's efforts in youth tobacco prevention. Click here to learn more.