Tobacco Free

Upcoming Free Webinars

We are excited to bring three free webinars to the public this month.   Each are less than an hour in length, are free to join, and will be beneficial to anyone wanting to help a friend or family member quit, providers wishing for cessation education, and current tobacco users who wish to quit!   The details are below.


Tobacco Cessation Referral Training - Friday September 25, 2020 5:30pm

Event Banner Cessation Refferal Training

In this webinar we will discuss:

-Recent Ohio tobacco data
-Local work aimed at addressing tobacco use as a community
-An overview of tobacco addiction
-Common strategies for non-healthcare providers to assist in screening and referring individuals for help
-Resources Available for Cessation

To register follow this link.


Addressing the Stages of Change In Quitting Tobacco - Wednesday September 30, 2020 5:30pm

Event Banner Stages of Change in Quitting TobaccoIn this webinar we will discuss:

-The Stages of Change model
-Ways to help a tobacco user to the next stage of readiness to quit
-Resources available for each stage of change
-Ways to support someone in each stage
-Local resources available in Washington County 

To register follow this link.


The Dangers of Vaping and E-Cigarettes - Friday October 2, 2020 5:30pm

Event Banner Dangers of Vaping and E-Cigarettes

In this webinar we will discuss:

- How to identify vaping products
-Tobacco marketing and its impact on youth tobacco use
-The rapid growth of vaping among youth
-Nicotine dependence and its impact on youth
-Methods for discussing and providing cessation support for youth 

To register follow this link.


Please consider joining us!  We look forward to having you!

Contact Us:

If your organization or business would like to be tobacco free or learn more about tobacco/vaping cessation and prevention please email Josh Walsh jwalsh@wcgov.org or call 740-374-2782, ext 3344.  We are here to assist you with any tobacco related questions.   Additionally if you have any ideas on how to increase prevention and cessation within Washington County don’t hesitate to reach out!

 

Vision: 

To provide resources and encouragement to those with a desire to quit.

 

Mission:

Washington County Health Department is committed to helping smokers with a desire to quit to find resources to assist them.  Additionally we are determined to increase youth prevention with a focus on vaping.   By increasing awareness of resources available and by being a source of encouragement Washington county health department is focused on creating a healthier community.

 

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My Life My Quit:

My Life My Quit is an excellent resource for teens with a desire to quit.

https://mylifemyquit.com/

My Life My Quit

My Life My Quit Business Card Text or Call 855-891-9989 or visit www.mylifemyquit.com

Watch our free vaping webinar below:

Tobacco 21+ It's the LAW

Tobacco Age of Sale 21+ It's the law.

1-800-QUIT-NOW

Call 1-800 Quit Now
Quit Tobacco Resources in Washington County

Washington County Tobacco 21 Survey Results

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