• CDTFC on Town of Bethlehem Passing New Tobacco Retailer Licensing  Law

    CDTFC on Town of Bethlehem Passing New Tobacco Retailer Licensing Law

    Capital District Tobacco-Free Communities and Town of Bethlehem residents applaud the Bethlehem Town Board for passing today new measures to protect its residents, especially children and young people, from the impact of tobacco marketing. The read more »
  • Black Lives Matter

    Black Lives Matter

    The effects of racism, high prevalence of health disparities, and systemic oppression that have deeply affected black communities and other communities of color are issues of great concern to CDTFC. The recent deaths of George Floyd, Breonna read more »
  • World No Tobacco Day #TobaccoExposed

    World No Tobacco Day #TobaccoExposed

    For decades, the tobacco industry has deliberately employed strategic, aggressive and well-funded tactics to attract youth to tobacco and nicotine products. Internal industry documents reveal in-depth research and calculated approaches designed read more »
  • Tobacco Control Measures in State Budget

    Tobacco Control Measures in State Budget

    New York State lawmakers have passed the 2020-21 state budget. In this budget are several tobacco control measures that will go into effect this summer, making our communities a healthier place to live, work, learn and play. As of May 18, the read more »
  • Working Remotely

    Working Remotely

    During the COVID-19 pandemic, we at Capital District Tobacco-Free Communities are following public health guidance and are working remotely for the foreseeable future. If you need to contact CDTFC, please either email us by using the contact read more »