CT Prevention Network Local partnerships promoting wellness by addressing substance abuse state wide.

Tobacco Education


The Statewide Tobacco Education Program (STEP), developed by the Connecticut Prevention Network, is an innovative and activity-based curriculum for youth ages 5-14.

The (5) one hour sessions were designed to be a perfect fit in a variety of settings including summer camps, positive youth development programs, boys and girls clubs and traditional class- room locations.

The curriculum is composed of 5 modules that promote tobacco prevention for youth in a unique format. The modules included are:

  • Introduction
  • Environment and the Media
  • Healthy vs. Unhealthy
  • Cost and Choices
  • Dealing with Peer Pressure

Contact this RAC for more information and documents:

East of the River Action for Substance Abuse Elimination
70 Canterbury Street
East Hartford, CT 06118
(P) 860.568.4442