Giving renters a choice to live smoke-free

Posted on: June 25th, 2018 by Glenn

In the past year, the following housing providers have created no-smoking buildings and grounds, giving their residents healthier, cleaner and safer homes:

  • Behavioral Health Services North
  • Harrietstown Housing Authority
  • Plattsburgh Housing Authority

“The North Country Healthy Heart Network applauds systems changes like this that promote community health,” said Ann Morgan, executive director of the Heart Network.

For information about smoke-free living, contact Tobacco Free CFE: (518) 570-7784 or tobaccofree@cvfamilycenter.org.

If you or a loved one needs help quitting tobacco, call a health care provider. The organizations below each have tobacco treatment specialists that can help guide you to a healthier future today:

Adirondack Health (518) 897-2274

Behavioral Health Services North (518) 563-8000 ext. 227

Citizen Advocates (518) 483-3261

Clinton County Mental Health & Addiction Services (518) 565-4060

Essex County Mental Health Services (518) 873-3670

Mental Health Association of Essex County (518) 962-2077

UVM-Alice Hyde (518) 651-2160

UVM-Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (518) 314-3633

UVM-Elizabethtown (518) 873-3148