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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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

Mar
5

The stars made quite a scene on Oscar’s red carpet this year. Community health partners and Reality Check youth leaders from across Western New York upstaged them with a fashionable statement of their own: let’s get the smoking scenes of the screen. Here’s a photo gallery of our communities commemorating International Week of Action, an annual … READ MORE

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