NYC Smoke-Free hosts events to build community-level partnerships engaging communities and students, and educate policymakers to make smoke-free the norm and end the devastating tobacco epidemic in NYC.

Interested in parterning with us for future events? Contact nycsmokefree@healthsolutions.org


NYC Smoke-Free Coalition Quarterly Workgroup Series
Youth Engagement Web Conference
Date: July 19, 2018
Time: 11:00am-12:00pm Eastern Time
 
Join us for the launch of our action-oriented workgroup web series. This is the first web conference in our series of quarterly workgroups on Youth Engagement. Participants will learn about NYC Smoke-Free's youth engagement work and will discuss opportunities to collaborate on encouraging youth advocacy in NYC.
 
Reality Check, our student engagement and youth action component, is a student led, adult supported, statewide program for youth between the ages of 13 through 18 to address tobacco control initiatives. Students who join NYC Smoke-Free's Reality Check program participate and lead activities and events to help expose the tobacco industry and reduce the number of teens that initiate smoking.

Smoke-Free Housing Web Conference
Date: July 26, 2018
Time: 11:00am-12:00pm Eastern Time
 
This is the first web conference in our series of quarterly workgroups on Smoke-Free Housing. Participants will learn about NYC Smoke-Free's work and discuss opportunities to expand smoke-free affordable housing to ensure no family or child is forced to endure harmful secondhand smoke pollution in their homes.

Menthol Web Conference
Date: August 2, 2018
Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm Eastern Time
 
This is the first web conference in our series of quarterly workgroups on Mentholated Tobacco Products. Participants will discuss ways to collaborate on educating vulnerable communities about the harmful impact menthol cigarettes has on their health.
 
Guest Speaker: Joel Bhuiyan, Menthol Outreach Manager, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention and Tobacco Control

NYC Smoke-Free Coalition Meeting
General Body Meeting
Date: August 14, 2018
Time: 12:00pm-2:00pm
 
Please join Public Health Solutions on August 14th for our NYC Smoke-Free Quarterly Coalition Meeting as we convene old and new partners, community-based organizations, thought leaders, and public health advocates to work together to eliminate health disparities and end the deadly tobacco epidemic in New York City.
 
Agenda: Discuss upcoming priorities and debrief from workgroups on youth engagement, smoke-free housing and menthol.