Healthy Day Cares
Evaluate the effectiveness of the "Healthy Day Cares" initiative, of the Westlawn Partnership for a Healthier Environment: A Level II CARE (Community Action for a Renewed Environment) Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. EPA. Healthy Day Cares uses a Healthy Homes framework to improve indoor air quality and reduce asthma triggers in Westlawn-area Home Day Cares. Westlawn is home to Wisconsin's largest public housing project and suffers from a wide range of environmental health problems. Asthma rates in Westlawn, especially among children, are among the highest in the State.