Quality Education in the Benedictine Tradition
Donna A. KeanExecutive Director of Prevention ProjectsPhone: 724-805-2050Fax: 724-539-1710
These tobacco-related services are funded by the Tobacco Master Settlement through the Pennsylvania Department of Health, in partnership with the Westmoreland Drug and Alcohol Commission, Inc. and the Tobacco Free Southwestern Pennsylvania Coalition.
Three American Lung Association programs are offered free of charge to high school students in Westmoreland County school districts who elect to participate. Parent permission is required for all school-based services.
The American Lung Association “Freedom From Smoking” program is offered free of charge to faculty and staff in Westmoreland County school districts and educational facilities. This cessation service is also available to college students. This is an eight week cessation course with vouchers available for pharmaceutical cessation support. Accommodations are made to schedule this program based on participant’s available time.
For more information on available resources in Pennsylvania and the Southwest Region of Pennsylvania click on the following websites: www.health.state.pa.us (Search Tobacco Information and Resources) www.tobaccofreeswpa.org