• Planned Parenthood Mohawk Hudson named Tobacco-Free Champion

    Planned Parenthood Mohawk Hudson named Tobacco-Free Champion

    Congratulations to Planned Parenthood Mohawk Hudson (PPMH) for being named a New York State 2015 Tobacco-Free Community Champion. As of January 1, 2016, all PPMH properties became tobacco-free, including ten health clinics located in eight NYS read more »
  • Local colleges make Tobacco-Free Dean's List

    Local colleges make Tobacco-Free Dean’s List

    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 »
  • Albany Housing Authority going smoke-free!

    Albany Housing Authority going smoke-free!

    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 »
  • Schenectady Housing Authority Smoke-Free Policy Effective & Popular

    Schenectady Housing Authority Smoke-Free Policy Effective & Popular

    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 »
  • 1st Tobacco-Free Tulip Fest!

    1st Tobacco-Free Tulip Fest!

    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 »