Government as an Ally in Tobacco Control

Despite ongoing efforts, tobacco continues to claim lives, imposing both a human cost and an economic burden on New Yorkers. By providing education, these advocates aim to influence decisions that will lead to healthier outcomes for all.

Comprehensive Resources for Effective Legislation

Key resources, including the NYS Tobacco Control Program Overview, human cost analysis, economic impact reports, and detailed booklets, provide comprehensive and compelling data. These documents offer a thorough understanding of the scope and impact of tobacco use, reinforcing the need for robust tobacco control legislation. By utilizing these resources, lawmakers are better positioned to craft policies that protect the health and well-being of all New Yorkers.

The Importance of Legislative Education Day

By bringing together youth, tobacco control experts, and community members, this event aims to educate lawmakers in Albany about the ongoing tobacco-related issues in New York. Key points of importance include: