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Reality Check   

  Reality Check is the youth action component that focuses on the tobacco industry and their deceptive marketing tactics.  Youth aged 13-18 can get involved and take a stand to let big tobacco know that they won't be bought.  Listen to this radio interview to learn more about Reality Check.   



The City of Rochester adopted a smoke-free policy for all city-operated parks, community centers, and playgrounds

    Listen to our radio ad.

 2014 Community Tobacco Survey Results

 Of Monroe County Residents

  - 50% favor a policy that would restrict   the sale of tobacco products in stores       that are located near schools 

Protecting Our Children

Tobacco Marketing 

Protect our youth from the impact of tobacco product marketing in retail stores.

Smoke-Free Living

Educate property owners and renters about the serious health effects of secondhand smoke and the benefits of a smoke-free living environment.

Smoking and Health Action Coalition (SHAC)

SHAC is one of 25 statewide Advancing Tobacco-Free Communities contractors working to change the community environment to support New York State's tobacco-free norm. SHAC is funded by a grant from the New York State Bureau of Tobacco Control to the American Lung Association of the Northeast

  • The New York State Comprehensive Tobacco Control Program (NYS TCP) is a highly successful tobacco prevention program that saves lives and prevents youth from smoking.

Latest News                                                                                                 Smoking and Health Action Coalition of Monroe County works to advance tobacco-free standards- Brighton-Pittsford Post, November 13, 2014

READY TO QUIT SMOKING?   1-866-NY-QUITS       (1-866-697-8487)                     

New York State Smoker's Quitline



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Tobacco-Free Outdoor Areas


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