Celebrate Kick Butts Day

  Kick Butts Day 2016 Encourages Community to Kick the Habit!   Montana’s youth tobacco prevention program, reACT!, is collaborating with the Great Falls Public Schools CARE Program to celebrate National Kick Butts day. This year, the club is encouraging the community to kick…

Be Smoke Free in 2016

Did you make a resolution to quit smoking (again)? Don’t give up, ever! Smokefree.gov has a plethora of resources to help you along the way. If you have slipped up, here are some tips to get you back on track so you can have…

The Gift of Support

This holiday season, think about offering an open ear, an encouraging word or an added commitment to help someone who is trying to reach a personal goal. Holidays are often a time when people make new resolutions and reflect on their loved ones and…

Cascade County Celebrates the Great American Smokeout

The Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program (MTUPP), a statewide program of the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, is joining forces with the American Cancer Society for this year’s Great American Smokeout. This annual event challenges smokers to quit cigarettes for at…

Be “Through with Chew”

Through with Chew Week is February 21-24, and the Cascade City-County Health Department (CCHD) is encouraging individuals who use smokeless tobacco to join with people across the nation to quit dipping and give themselves the gift of health. Smokeless tobacco is not a safe…

MT Tobacco Quit Line can Help with New Year’s Resolutions

Area residents who decide to ring in the New Year by resolving to quit tobacco don’t have to do it alone!  The Cascade City-County Health Department wants to remind individuals that the Montana Tobacco Quit Line is a free service, available to smokers as…

Great American Smokeout

This Thursday, November 17th, marks the Great American Smokeout (GASO), an awareness day with over 30 years of history. This year, the Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program (MTUPP), a statewide program of the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, is joining forces…

Great American Smokeout

This Thursday, November 18th, marks the Great American Smokeout (GASO), an awareness day with over 30 years of history. Each year, this day challenges and encourages smokers to go 24 hours without a cigarette. “While one day may not seem like enough time for…