Breathe California of Los Angeles


Jerry Brown raises California smoking age to 21, tightens vaping rules

Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday enacted California’s most significant new tobacco regulations in decades, signing laws that will place tight restrictions on use of the increasingly popular e-cigarette and make California the second state to raise its smoking age to… Read More »

Health Resources

At BREATHE LA we strive to provide research to better understand lung diseases and provide research and education for individuals searching for help.



BREATHE LA provides programing to Los Angeles County residents addressing Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Lung Health and Environmental concerns such as poor air quality. To learn more about these programs please click here:

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BREATHE LA is actively working to ensure the implementation of local and state policies that promote emissions control and reduction, as well as education and prevention initiatives surrounding lung disease. A major focus is currently underway to aid in the implementation of AB 32 regarding Climate Change. BREATHE LA is also actively involved in the Los Angeles 30/10 Plan to expedite public transportation plans already approved for Los Angeles County.

Legislation Priorities Campaigns


Get Involved

Please take the time to get involved with BREATHE LA. We have opportunities to get involved with the Board of Directors, Young Professionals program, internships, advocacy and special events. Your contributions to BREATHE LA are tax deductible.

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Contact Us

5858 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 300
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Phone: 323-935-8050
Fax: 323-935-1873

Our Mission

Promoting clean air and healthy lungs through research, education, advocacy and technology.

Our Vision

To protect the breath of life by eliminating the causes of lung disease and reducing the suffering of those afflicted by lung disease.

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