Asthma is the #1 reason children are hospitalized in St. Louis. Allergies are the third most common chronic disease among children under the age of 18. 

The Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America, St. Louis Chapter serves those affected by asthma and allergies through education, support and resources.

We Help Kids Breathe.

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, St. Louis Chapter (AAFA-STL), a United Way Agency, has been a leading resource for those with asthma and allergies in the St. Louis community for almost 40 years.  AAFA-STL’s medical assistance program, BREATH , provides uninsured and underinsured children with life-saving asthma and allergy medications, equipment, education, and support while our RESCUE program provides equipment and medication to schools. Our educational programs and advocacy also reach families, schools, and nurses all over Missouri and Illinois.


Upcoming Events

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Our Next Event:

April 29, 2021 | 3pm-6:30pm | Top 8 Food Allergen Free Carryout Dinner

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AAFA-STL is partnering with Chef Tai Davis to offer a family friendly top-8 food allergen free curbside carryout dinner.

Whether you are an individual or family with food allergies seeking a safe carryout option or you want a delicious, healthy meal prepared by a renowned chef, this carryout dinner is for you!

All menu and add-on options are free of the 8 most common food allergens: eggs, soy, tree nuts, peanuts, fish, crustacean shellfish, dairy, and wheat.

Chef Tai Davis