Your Organizations Can Geaux Tobacco-Free!
As an organization, you can make a huge impact in the lives of your employees, customers and communities by implementing healthy changes that support tobacco-free living.
Help Patients Live Life Tobacco-Free!
Through Well-Ahead Louisiana's Provider Education Network, healthcare professionals have access to education, training and resources to better equip you and your team to help patients geaux tobacco-free! Learn more.
Specialized Cessation Support for Youth and Young Adults
Quitting tobacco is hard for everyone, but teens can face unique challenges when trying to quit. Parents, teachers and schools can help connect teens to cessation resources and support that is tailored to their needs.
The Louisiana Tobacco Quitline Youth Support Program
The Louisiana Tobacco Quitline offers a youth support program for tobacco users ages 13 to 17. The program includes behavioral support through telephone and web-based cessation coaching that’s tailored to the unique challenges faced by youth. The Louisiana Tobacco Quitline also connects youth callers to national and community based cessation resources. Teens can call 1-800-QUIT-NOW to get started!
The National Cancer Institute’s Smokefree Teen is a mobile-based tobacco intervention for 13 to 17-year-old tobacco users interested in or actively trying to quit tobacco. Smokefree Teen addresses key barriers and motivators for youth to quit tobacco use of all types and provides evidence-based cessation resources and interventions to help youth initiate and sustain a quit attempt.
Smokefree Teen’s free text message and app programs provide 24/7 tips, advice, encouragement and challenges to help teens become and stay tobacco-free. They include:
Help Teens Quit Vaping
Quitting vaping is tough for teens. Nicotine is in most vapes and is highly addictive. Parents, teachers and school staff can be key in preventing teens from vaping and helping them quit. Learn more.