Check Out These Links: Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT) SWAT is Florida´s statewide youth organization working to mobilize, educate and equip Florida youth to revolt against and de-glamorize Big Tobacco. We are a united movement of empowered youth working towards a tobacco free future. www.swatflorida.com BeTobaccoFree The Department of Health and Human Services provides a comprehensive website with general information on tobacco as well as federal and state laws, policies, health statistics, and evidence-based methods on how to quit. www.betobaccofree.gov Florida Area Health Education Centers Network (AHEC) The Florida AHEC Network is an extensive, statewide network of experts dedicated to improving the health of communities through the treatment of tobacco dependency. www.ahectobacco.com/ Web Coach® A free online program to help you quit tobacco. This program helps you create a personalized web-based quit plan that you follow at your own pace and in private. www.QuitNow.net/Florida Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), through its Office on Smoking and Health (OSH), is the lead federal agency for comprehensive tobacco prevention and control. www.cdc.gov/tobacco/index.htm U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) The FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) oversees the implementation of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act. www.fda.gov/tobaccoproduc American Legacy Foundation Legacy is dedicated to building a world where young people reject tobacco and anyone can quit. Its signature programs include the renowned truth® campaign and Become an EX®. www.legacyforhealth.org truth® truth is the largest youth smoking prevention campaign in the country – and the only national campaign not directed by the tobacco industry. www.thetruth.com Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids advocates for public policies that prevent kids from smoking, help smokers quit and protect everyone from secondhand smoke. www.tobaccofreekids.org Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights (ANR) Americans for Nonsmokers´ Rights (ANR) is a national non-profit membership organization dedicated to ensuring everyone´s right to breathe smokefree air. ANR pursues an action-oriented program of policy and legislation and takes on the tobacco industry at all levels of government. www.no-smoke.org American Cancer Society (ACS) The American Cancer Society saves lives by helping you stay well by preventing cancer or detecting it early, helping you get well by being there for you during and after a diagnosis, by finding cures through groundbreaking discovery and fighting back through public policy. www.cancer.org American Lung Association (ALA) The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through Education, Advocacy and Research www.lungusa.org American Heart Association (AHA) The American heart Association builds healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke, America’s No. 1 and No. 3 killers. www.heart.org/HEARTORG Smokefree.gov Quitting information and telephone counseling for residents outside of Florida (1-800-QUIT-NOW). The Smokefree.gov team at the National Cancer Institute will bring you the latest tips & support to stay smokefree & free of tobacco. www.smokefree.gov ReThinkButts.org Legacy and Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics have partnered together to encourage people to rethink how they dispose of cigarette butts, which leach toxic waste into the environment. www.rethinkbutts.org Florida Department of Health The Florida Department of Health´s Bureau of Tobacco Free Florida administers a comprehensive effort to reduce tobacco use and promote tobacco education in the state. www.doh.state.fl.us/Tobac Tweet .:back to top :.