Volunteers are invited to join Community Connections Tobacco Free Lincoln County Coalition, which works to increase the number of outdoor recreational areas that have smoke-free policies; particularly children’s playgrounds.
The coalition promotes the Nebraska Tobacco Quitline and works with apartment owners to establish smoke-free policies for their buildings. They also work with other organizations and businesses to reduce exposure of residents to secondhand smoke and secondhand aerosol.
The group meets once a month to develop work plans and foster relationships in the community.
Anyone interested in participating may call (308) 696-3356 or go to www.CommunityConnectionsLC.org/tflc for more information.
TFLC is funded by Nebraska Dept. of Health and Human Services / Tobacco Free Nebraska program, as a result of the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement.
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