Tobacco Free Santa Rosa Coalition to Meet November 16th

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November 14, 2017
November 8, 2017
Debra Shuler
(850) 626-6751
Milton, FL - The Tobacco-Free Santa Rosa Coalition (TFSRC) will meet at 4:00 p.m. Thursday, November 16, in the main conference room of the Florida Department of Health Milton location, 5527 Stewart Street.  Topics will include a SWAT update, Smoke-free Multiunit Housing an Businesses, community outreach, and the success of the Tobacco Free Santa Rosa Farm Share.

The Tobacco-Free Santa Rosa Coalition began in September 2008 as a partnership of community members and agencies working together with a mission to reduce the prevalence of tobacco use and provide education on the dangers of tobacco abuse among children and adults.   Members include the Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County; Healthy Start of Santa Rosa County; Women, Infant and Children Program (WIC); The Center for Total Women’s Health; Community Drug and Alcohol Council; West Florida Area Health Education Center; Covenant Hospice; Safe Haven; Santa Rosa County School District; Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office; Santa Rosa County School Health Program; the City of Milton; Santa Rosa Pediatrics; University of West Florida; Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT); the Department of Juvenile Justice; Major’s Home Improvement; Camp Fire Gulf Wind; Children’s Home Society; OneBlood; Humana; AIDS Healthcare Foundation and Live Well Northwest Florida (The Partnership for a Healthy Community).  Any interested citizens or community groups are encouraged to attend the meeting and join the coalition.
For more information, contact Vince Nguyen, tobacco cessation specialist with the Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County, at 850-564-2253.
Public Information Officer
Florida Department of Health
Santa Rosa County
P. O. Box 929
5527 Stewart Street
Milton, Florida 32572-0929
Phone:  (850) 983-5200, ext. 2275
Cell:      (850) 554-1643
Florida Health:  The first accredited public health system in the U.S.
Mission:  To protect, proote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county & community efforts.
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