Tobacco Free Lancaster County
E-News July 2018
Youth and Electronic Cigarettes
*2017 Youth Tobacco Survey and 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Study
**Pub Med 2018 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29360481
Raising Awareness about JUUL
The amount of nicotine in one JUUL pod is equal to the amount of nicotine in a pack of cigarettes
Public Service Announcements Increase Community Safety
Cigarette related fires are 100% preventable with voluntary smoke-free housing policies and responsible cigarette disposal by tobacco users.
Tobacco Free Lancaster County and Safe Kids Lincoln-Lancaster collaborated with multiple community partners to produce two public service announcement in both English and Spanish.
They are currently placed at local movie theaters. See below.
El Centro Coordinates Violence Prevention & Awareness Zumba Event
Did You Know Nebraska's Youth Smoking Rate Fell to Single Digits in 2017?
Tobacco Free Lancaster County Coalition
Tobacco Free Lancaster County (TFLC) protects the public by eliminating exposure to secondhand smoke, preventing youth from starting to use tobacco, providing tobacco education to all populations and encouraging people to quit.
TFLC is made up of the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department and 25 community partners.
“Funding provided by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services/Tobacco Free Nebraska Program as a result of the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement.”