School Asthma Initiative (SAI)

Breathe Pennsylvania’s School Asthma Initiative (SAI) is an asthma education program that provides training, direct services, advocacy, school and community-based education, and intervention services in our ten-county service area to promote a healthy life for all children diagnosed with asthma.

The SAI program serves four distinct groups, including training for:

To learn more about these individual programs, please visit the links above.

SAI is currently implemented in Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Lawrence, Washington and Westmoreland counties.



For more information, please contact
Jeannie Simms, BA, AE-C ®
Senior Director of Asthma Education and Programs
724-772-1750 (office) or 412-855-4594 (cell)
Counties: Allegheny, Armstrong, Fayette, Greene, Indiana
and Westmoreland.

Jessica Schuman, RN, BSN, AE-C ®
Director of Asthma Education and Programs
724-900-1115 (cell)
Counties: Beaver, Butler, Lawrence,
and Washington.

Or visit our Contact page

Learn more about Asthma here.