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

Tobacco Education

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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:

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