June meeting minutes for the Central Wisconsin Tobacco Free Coalition meeting can be viewed HERE. Our next meeting will be Friday, September 6th from 10:00AM-12:00PM at Portage County Health & Human Services.
- CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health (OSH) developed this presentation to educate youth on e-cigarettes, including the health risks, the factors that lead to e-cigarette use, and what youth can do to avoid all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes. This resource is intended for adults who educate or serve youth ages 11 – 18 (teachers, youth ministers, coaches, scout leaders, etc.). Utilizing the talking points and information for users document, the presenter does not require additional information, nor permission to deliver the presentation. This presentation can be found HERE.
- APPPLICATIONS DUE JUNE 21st | Marshfield Clinic Health System is offering $500 stipends to community organizations and schools to mobilize discussion and efforts on e-cigarette initiatives (total program up to $20,000). Organizations may use funding for the planning or implementation of a variety of initiatives, including trainings, education and awareness, policy alignment with state and federal initiatives, treatment or enforcement. For more information (including application details), go to: LINK
- SAVE THE DATE: Partnership for Tobacco Free Wisconsin is hosting a regional meeting in Wausau at the Marathon County Health Department on October 29th, time TBD, this is open to all partners and will be a free event