In order to meet partnership goals, the Tobacco Free Leon Partnership efforts consist of several policy subcommittees.

Listed are the individual subcommittees and their mission.

 

Partnership Subcommittees

 

Employer Cessation Coverage
Point-of-Sale Advertising

 

The mission of the Tobacco Free Leon Partnership Employer Cessation Subcommittee is to engage local employers in cessation efforts that combine policy and cessation services by encouraging, promoting and/or supporting employee cessation at their worksite. Attached are handouts that cover frequently asked questions as well as a “How-to” guide for the implementation of smoke-free policies.  If you are interested in joining this subcommittee, or wish to learn more about it, please contact  Vincent.Irving@FLHealth.gov or call 850-606-8175.

Cessation FAQ Handout

How to Implement Workplace Smoke-Free Policies

The mission of the Tobacco Free Leon Point-of-Sale Advertising Subcommittee is to monitor and assess the retail environment, and build community support for local retailers to reduce, rearrange, or eliminate retail tobacco advertising and/or promotions.  Below you’ll find several handouts that expose the truth about Big Tobacco’s deadly advertising schemes. Check them out to learn something new! If you are interested in joining this subcommittee, or wish to learn more about it, please contact Vincent Irving at Vincent.Irving@FLHealth.gov or 850-606-8175.

Retail Advertising FAQ Handout

Deady Influence – Tobacco Advertising

Examples of Advertising Contracts

 

K-12 Tobacco Free Schools
Flavored Tobacco

 

The mission of the Tobacco Free Leon K-12 Tobacco Free Schools Subcommittee is to ensure schools have comprehensive Tobacco Free School policies, and that they are being enforced. If you are interested in joining this sub-committee you may contact Vincent Irving at Vincent.Irving@FLHealth.gov or 850-606-8175.
The mission of the Tobacco Free Leon Flavored Tobacco Subcommittee is to ban all flavored tobacco products in Leon County stores. If you are interested in joining this subcommittee you may contact Vincent Irving at Vincent.Irving@FLHealth.gov or 850-606-8175.

 

Smoke Free Multi-Unit Housing

The mission of the Tobacco Free Leon Smoke-Free Multi-Unit Housing Subcommittee is to educate and assist apartment owners, managers, local policy makers and housing industry professionals about the benefits of smoke-free policies for apartments and other varieties of multi-unit housing.  If you are interested in joining this subcommittee, or wish to learn more about it, please contact Vincent Irving at Vincent.Irving@FLHealth.gov or 850-606-8176

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Smoke-Free Housing Options in Leon County

Smoke-Free Housing Fact-Sheet

Smoke-Free Housing Handout

Smoke-Free Housing Initiative