Program Description The Yuma County Tobacco Use Prevention Program works to increase awareness and understanding of the harmful effects of tobacco and to change attitudes and perceptions regarding tobacco use issues.
Reduce the use of tobacco through education and prevention.
Great American Smoke Out, November 20th
Kick Butts Day, March 18th
World No Tobacco Day, May 31st
In addition, we will be participating along with other community organizations at local health fairs and events.
Arizona Smokers Helpline (ASHline) Located in the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health at the University of Arizona and funded by the State tax on tobacco products, the (ASHline) has been helping people quit tobacco since 1995. We offer free telephone and web-based quit services and provide free training and technical assistance to healthcare providers statewide.