Local Efforts to Prevent Tobacco Use
How can I get involved in local efforts to prevent tobacco use?
Join the Healthy and Safe Neighborhoods Coalition (HSNC) to get involved in local efforts to prevent tobacco use.
The mission of the HSNC is creating a healthy and safe community by reducing risk factors and increasing protective factors.
The HSNC current priority issue is working to reduce youth tobacco use and access through community education, advocacy and policy.
The HSNC meets monthly on the 1st Thursday of the month from 3:00pm to 4:00pm at the Sutter North Board Room (2nd Floor) 969 Plumas Street Yuba City, CA 95991.
For more information go to the HSNC Website: HSNCoalition.org
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Student Advocates for Sutter County (SASC)
Sutter County youth, in Grades 9-12, who are committed to Creating a Healthier Sutter, sharing their youth voice & gaining advocacy, policy & health education skills are invited to join Student Advocates for Sutter County (SASC).
The mission of Student Advocates for Sutter County is to initiate, coordinate, and sustain prevention efforts that promote healthy lifestyles through education, promotion, and advocacy work.
What is the Purpose?
- Advocate for healthy policies
- Education peers & community about healthy behaviors
- Conduct local surveys and community assessments
- Prevent tobacco use
Why Should I Join?
- Community service opportunities
- Build resume
- Skill building
- Make new friends
- Advocate for change!
If you are interested in joining the SASC Youth Coalition please contact Tammy Andersen at 822-7215 ext. 229