Butte County Tobacco Prevention Coalition

Mission Statement

The Butte County Tobacco Prevention Coalition consists of a broad-based cross-section of community members and organizations dedicated to protecting and preserving the health and well-being of the people of Butte County from the harmful effects of tobacco and tobacco smoke.

The Coalition seeks to promote a tobacco-free environment through culturally proficient prevention, education, cessation services, advocacy for public policy, cultural competency, and broad-based community support for tobacco control activities.

Purpose

The Coalition acts as an advisory board to the Tobacco Education Program Coordinator and the Butte County Public Health Department on tobacco-related issues. The Coalition plays a major role in:

The Coalition provides community leadership locally, regionally and statewide on tobacco-related issues. The Coalition:

Shares information and coordinates tobacco-related activities through the strategic plan,

The Coalition provides technical assistance to organizations and agencies involved with tobacco such as the American Lung Association. The Coalition may:

Resources

Butte County Tobacco Prevention Coalition 2013 Meeting Calendar document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Butte County Tobacco Prevention Coalition Mission Statement and By-Laws document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Butte County Tobacco Prevention Coalition Membership List by Agency document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format