Regional Erie - Tobacco Free WNY

Tobacco-Free Roswell Park

At Tobacco-Free Roswell Park, we base all our awareness building, educational materials, advocacy – as well as lobbying efforts with stakeholders — on scientific evidence and proven information.

Initial program goals will include:

  • Cigarette filters and their environmental impact
  • Raising prices on tobacco
  • Tobacco tax avoidance
  • Teen vaping intervention and cessation
  • Tobacco use in the LGBTQ community
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Sep
24

It’s been one month and one day since Illinois reported the first death from vaping in the U.S.  on August 23, 2019. The CDC and FDA have been working tirelessly to compile data on the hundreds of cases coming in from across the US. While they continue looking for a definitive answer on the cause … Co… READ MORE

Aug
1

To gear up for our booth/table at the earth-friendly Flutterby Festival on August 10th, we sent a team of volunteers to Elmwood Avenue recently to pick up those smelly, nasty predators known as cigarette butts. Our goal: To raise awareness about where cigarette butts do (and don’t) end up when smokers are done smoking them.  … READ MORE

Jun
27

Reality Check groups of Western New York recently came together at Beaver Hollow in honor of World No Tobacco Day on May 31. On the youth summit agenda were three days of ice breaking, team building, and s’more eating, just to name a few of the highlights. Group activities and workshops prepared youth advocates to … Cont… READ MORE

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