Students Fight Against Tobacco Use
LABELLE, FL. -- To help raise awareness about the dangers of smokeless tobacco, Hendry Students Working Against Tobacco, Hendry Tobacco Free Partnership and the Florida Department of Health’s Bureau of Tobacco Free Florida will observe Through With Chew Week from Feb.17-23.
In observance of Through with Chew Week, school SWAT programs will provide educational sessions to their peers with daily tidbits on the Dangers of Tobacco use, focusing on candy flavored and smokeless tobacco. The Tobacco Prevention Specialist, along with two members of SWAT, will be live on WAFC for Great American Spit Out on Thursday, February 21 at 8:00 am.
For more information on smokeless tobacco, visit www.tobaccofreeflorida.com/smokelesstobacco.