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2020 Great American Smoke Out

The 2020 Great American Smoke Out was November 19

The Great American Smoke Out (GASO) is celebrated annually on the 3rd Thursday of November, challenging Americans to quit tobacco. COCA participates by reaching out to the community and area colleges, providing information on smoking risks and quit plans.

For 2020 our GASO activities were all virtual!

Virtual presentation: Our Prevention Specialists Alicia Kline and Teresa Detweiler offered a FREE live Zoom presentation on vaping, “Escape the Vape 101.” Check back soon for a recording of this presentation.

Watch this moving video testimonial: Alicia quit for her family and in honor of her mother who died of lung cancer. What are you quitting for?

Tips for quitting: Watch this short video by Prevention Specialist Teresa Detweiler about the Three A’s of Quitting Tobacco. Scroll down for a video with more tips for quitting.

More tips for quitting: Get more resources and advice for overcoming nicotine addiction.


We can help you quit!Join a tobacco cessation class today

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