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Stay Connected and Join the Conversation! Did you know you can receive email notifications whenever new blogs are posted or when new discussions are started in the Discussion Forum? Follow the directions below to edit your "Email Notification Preferences" so you can start receiving these notifications today.  

  1. Log-on to www.AsthmaCommunityNetwork.org. 
  2. Click the "Edit Your Profile" link at the top of the homepage.  
  3. Click the "Edit" tab underneath the orange box displaying your username.
  4. Update your preferences under "Email Notifications" by checking or un-checking the boxes. 
  5. Click the "Save" button at the bottom of the page when you finish. 

*Remember, you can always return to the "Edit Your Profile" page to opt-in or out of these email notifications.*    

 

Share your program's resources through the Resource Bank and search for resources from other Network members to inform your work. Read below to find out how you can add your resources and search for others. 

To add a resource:

  1. On the "Resources" tab on the top of the homepage, click "Resource Bank."  
  2. In the green box on the page, click the "add your resource" button.   
  3. Complete the fields and upload your resource.   
  4. Make sure to click the "Save" button at the bottom of the page to add your resource. 
  5. To add another resource, simply repeat steps 1-4 above.   

To share a resource:

  1. On the "Resources" tab on the top of the homepage, click "Resource Bank."  
  2. In the search boxes, type in keywords and/or the program name you want to search for. If you would like to conduct a more advanced search, click the "show advanced search" button and search by literacy level, target audience, language, type of resource (CD, brochure) and category (action plan, outreach materials).   
  3. Click the "search" button to begin your search and generate results.   

 

If you ever forget your AsthmaCommunityNetwork.org password, simply follow the steps below to reset your password:

 

  1. Click on the "forgot your password" link located underneath the user login.   
  2. Enter your username or email address into the box and click "email new password."   
  3. Instructions will be sent to the email address associated with your account. Click the one-time link provided in this email and follow the directions to access your user account.  
  4. Enter and confirm your new password and click the "Save" button at the bottom of the page.  

 

Ask questions, post comments and engage in dynamic discussion with peers in the Discussion Forum. Follow the steps below to post to the Discussion Forum:

  1. Under the "Interact" tab click on "Discussion Forum."  
  2. On the "Discussion Forum" page, click on "post to forum" at the top of the page in the green box.  
  3. Complete the required fields and click the "Save" button at the bottom of the page. 
  4. Your forum post will be featured on the homepage. 

 

Request a Mentor to support you with your asthma management program. Follow these easy steps:

  1. Sign into the website at the top right-hand corner of the homepage. 
  2. Next, scroll over the "Resources" tab on the homepage navigation bar. 
  3. Click on "Request a Mentor" in the dropdown menu.
  4. Fill out the form and a Network representative will contact you soon about the mentor program! 

 

Tell us about your user experience and provide Feedback by following these steps: 

  1. Scroll over the "About" tab at the top of the homepage 
  2. Click on "Feedback" in the dropdown menu.
  3. Answer the feedback questions and when you are finished, click "Submit." 

 

 

Post an Event to the Events Calendar. Follow these easy steps:

  1. Scroll over the "Events" tab at the top of the homepage 
  2. Click on "Events Calendar" in the dropdown menu.
  3. Click the "Add Your Event" button in the green box at the top of the "Events Calendar" page. 
  4. Enter your event information. 
  5. Click the "Save" button at the bottom of the page to post your event. 

 

 

RSVP to an Event

Share information about your upcoming events by posting them to the Events Calendar. Follow these easy steps.

  1. First, scroll over the "Events" Tab at the top of the homepage and click on "Events Calendar" in the dropdown menu.
  2. Once you land on the "Events Calendar" page, scroll down and click on the title of the event you are interested in.
  3. Last, click the "RSVP" button towards the bottom, on the right hand side of the screen. 

If you are hosting the event, you can check how many people are planning to attend by following the steps below:

  1. Log into your account at the right, top-hand corner of the homepage.
  2. After you are logged in, scroll down until  you see "My Network" in the green box on the right-hand side of the page.
  3. Click on "My Events."
  4. Under "Events I Have Posted", click on the event title that you want to review.
  5. Next, scroll down until you see the list of names under "ATTENDING THIS EVENT." This is your RSVP list.

 

 

Add a Logo

Did you know that as a member of AsthmaCommunityNetwork.org, you can add a logo to your program's profile? Logos and images are a great way to personalize your presence on the Network. To add a logo, log into the Network and complete the following steps:

  1. Click "Edit Your Profile" at the top, right-hand corner of the homepage.
  2. Click "My Programs" in the light green box.
  3. Select the program you manage and wish to update.
  4. Click the "Edit" tab and then click the browse button under, "Program Logo."
  5. Find your image file and click upload.
  6. Remember to click "Save" to ensure your logo has been uploaded.

 

Create a Blog

Would you like to share your success story, highlight an event or describe a challenge you are facing? Write a blog on AsthmaCommunityNetwork.org and start a conversation with more than 1,000 of your peers! To contribute, click "Post to the Blog" button from the homepage or Blog page. 

 

Create a Poll

Did you know you can create your own poll? Polls are great ways to get feedback from your AsthmaCommunityNetwork colleagues on various asthma issues, resources and programs! Follow the steps below to create your poll today.

  1. Under the "Interact" tab click on "Polls."On the "Polls" page, click on "create your poll" at the top of the page in the green box.
  2. Enter your question, choices, if you would like your poll to be active, and how long you would like your poll to stay open for.
  3. Click the "Save" button at the bottom of the page.
  4. Your poll will be in queue for the Polls page and soon be featured on the homepage.

 

Share with a Friend

Did you know that you can share AsthmaCommunityNetwork.org content through Facebook, Twitter or your other favorite social networking site? Simply look for the "SHARE" button, as seen below, on each page to access tools that can help you share content with just the click of a button.

 

Need to update your password, member profile or program's profile? Read below to find out how you can edit your account.

To update your password or member profile:

  1. Log-in to the Network.
  2. Click the "Edit Your Profile" link in the upper right corner of the screen.
  3. Click the "Edit" tab to update your password, email address or username. Click the "Save" button at the bottom of the screen once you have made your changes.  
  4. Click the "Profile" tab to edit all other information on your profile. Click the "Save" button at the bottom of the screen once you have made your changes.    

To update the profile for your program:

  1. Log-in to the Network. 
  2. Click "My Programs" in the green "My Network" box on the lower right side of the page.   
  3. Under "Programs I Manage," click on the program you want to edit. 
  4. On your program's profile page, click the "Edit" tab. 
  5. Edit your program's profile information.  
  6. Click the "Save" button at the bottom of the screen once you have made your changes.   

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