or by calling the Breathe Easy Coalition at (207) 874-8774
The Breathe Easy Coalition promotes the development of smoke-free environments through three initiatives: the Smoke-Free Housing Coalition of Maine, the Maine Tobacco-Free College Network and the Maine Tobacco-Free Hospital Network.
The program works through policy change, education and advocacy to reduce involuntary exposure to secondhand smoke and promote tobacco-free lifestyles.
Smoke-Free Housing Coalition of Maine:
The Smoke-Free Housing Coalition provides technical assistance to landlords, tenants, property management companies, and public health professionals in designing and advocating for the implementation of smoke-free policies in multi-unit and residential rental buildings.
Learn more and access free resources at www.SmokeFreeforME.org or by calling the Coalition at (207) 874-8774.
Maine Tobacco-Free College Network:
The Maine Tobacco-Free College Network provides technical assistance to college administrators, health centers and student advocacy groups in order to create tobacco-free campuses and promote tobacco-free lifestyles. This includes the promotion of best practice policies that restrict tobacco use on the campuses of higher learning institutions, educating students and staff on the health effects of tobacco use and ensuring that post-secondary campuses have the tools to assist, students, faculty and staff in quitting tobacco.
Learn more and access free resources at www.MaineTobaccoFreeCollegeNetwork.org or by contacting us at (207) 874-8774.
Maine Tobacco-Free Hospital Network:
The Maine Tobacco-Free Hospital Network provides technical assistance to hospitals and health care facilities in addressing tobacco-free policies and cessation on their campuses. This includes the promotion of best practice policies that include the banning of tobacco use on hospital property, support to clients and staff in quitting and supporting tobacco-free living within the communities they serve.
Learn more and access free resources at www.MaineTobaccoFreeHospitalNetwork.org or by contacting us at (207) 874-8774.