On Thursday, the American Cancer Society released its 2015 New York State Dean's List Report which gives grades to all New York State colleges on their efforts to develop and implement campus-wide tobacco-free policies. In the Capital District, read more »
The Albany Housing Authority (AHA) Board of Commissioners voted on Tuesday to make all 2,200 Albany Housing Authority units smoke-free as of January 1, 2016.
“As a former smoker, I understand the power of addiction,” said AHA executive read more »
Two years since the Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority (SMHA) implemented a smoke-free policy for its senior developments, the Capital District Tobacco-Free Coalition (CDTFC) announced that a recent survey shows that the policy is helping read more »
We had a great time in Washington Park over the weekend celebrating the 1st Tobacco-Free Tulip Fest with "Play Hard, Breathe Easy" games, prizes, giveaways. . .and more! Hundreds of festival-goers stopped by our booth to sign a banner thanking read more »
Things are already under way in Meeting Room 1 of the Empire State Plaza where representatives of Advancing Tobacco-Free Communities, Reality Check, and Health Systems for a Tobacco-Free New York along with volunteer youth leaders are available read more »