To coordinate strategies for Tobacco Use Prevention and Control, which will change attitudes, knowledge and beliefs regarding the adverse consequences associated with tobacco products, provide assistance on policy development and serve as a resource center for tobacco issues.
To recruit, develop and work with local coalitions, community agencies / organizations, state and national partners to achieve the following:
Prevent initiation of tobacco use among youth
Eliminate exposure to secondhand smoke
Promote quitting among adults and youth
Identify and eliminate disparities among all populations
Community-based program provides tobacco use prevention advocacy tools, education, training, cessation and resources throughout the East Central Health District.
Clean Indoor Air Policy Development
Classroom presentations available for schools (all ages)
Worksite Program (education, cessation, and policy development)
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