The Tobacco Prevention Program offers comprehensive tobacco prevention and control measures in Richland County with an emphasis on
- Protecting residents from second-hand smoke
- Preventing youth tobacco use
- Helping tobacco users quit
NDQuits, a free telephone and online services, effectively helps North Dakotans quit using tobacco. The best way to quit tobacco is to use social support and proper medication. On average 35% of NDQuits members are tobacco free after one year compared to 5% of people who are able to quit on their own. Call NDQuits at 1-800-784-8669 or log on to ndhealth.gov/ndquits.
For more information on the Tobacco Prevention Program use our Contact us form.