Northeast Arkansas Regional Tobacco Prevention Meeting/Forum

When:
April 24, 2015 all-day
2015-04-24T00:00:00-05:00
2015-04-25T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Crowley Ridge Development Council
2401 Fox Meadow Lane
Jonesboro, AR 72404
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Katherine Donald or Lakaija Wood-Johnson
(501) 687-0345

Make plans to attend this regional forum.  The event is FREE, but registration is required.

*To register: Email your name, title, organization contact information, and the forum you wish to attend to Katherine Donald kdonald@arfreshair.com before or by April 17, 2015

Northeast Region

Date: Friday, April 24, 2015 (register by April 17th)

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Lunch will be provided)

Location: Crowley Ridge Development Council, 2401 Fox Meadow Lane, Jonesboro, Arkansas

Objectives:

  1. Educate the general public, elected, appointed and public officials on the various health and economic benefits surrounding comprehensive tobacco-free/nicotine-free and other drugs laws and policies. And, discuss the public health consequences in the absence of solid policies.
  2. Educate the general public, elected, appointed and public officials on the evidence associated with proven solutions related to comprehensive prevention policies.
  3. Empower the general public, elected, appointed and public officials to advocate for and adopt comprehensive public health policies that will denormalize tobacco and other drug use in Arkansas.