Tips for Parents and Caregivers

You can help your children make healthy choices about tobacco.

Find helpful tips in the chart below:

  1. Learn about tobacco and vaping before you start the conversation.
  2. Ask your teen open-ended questions about what they are seeing amongst their peers and in social media and how they feel about vaping.
  3. Listen to your teen.
  4. Be a trustable adult.

Get involved in local efforts!

To get involved in local tobacco prevention efforts, please visit this page, call 303-275-7555 or email You can also encourage your teen to get involved in a local youth coalition!