Tobacco Cessation

School-Based: 10 public school districts throughout
Luzerne and Wyoming Counties receive:

  • classroom education programs
  • one-on-one interventions with student smokers
  • Cessation Services available to students and staff
  • Alternative To Suspension programs
  • Power of Ten Group
  • services to teachers/parents

Community (Focus on Second-Hand Smoke):

  • health fairs (various locations)
  • college displays/fairs
  • senior citizen center programs
  • presentations to civic, church, and service organizations
  • presentations on Advantages of Smoke-Free Workplaces to business/industry

Cessation:

  • individual cessation intervention
  • Tobacco Cessation clinics both in workplaces and at community sites such as YMCA, health clubs, social service agencies, etc.

Disparate Populations:

  • work with agencies/organizations in the community serving at-risk underserved populations
  • cessation/education services at area housing projects