Tips for Parents and Caregivers

You can help your children make healthy choices about tobacco.

The following fact sheets can help you learn more about youth and tobacco:

Tips to Keep Youth Tobacco-Free
Speak Now Colorado

Find more helpful tips in the chart below:

  1. Key facts about tobacco—this booklet is a good start.
  2. You don’t want anyone—including them—to use tobacco in your house or car.  Visit www.IAmASmoke-FreeZone.com to learn about how to protect children from sccondhand smoke.
  3. Your expectations that they will never use tobacco or will stop using it.

Get involved in local efforts!

To get involved in local tobacco prevention efforts, please visit this page, call 303-275-7555 or email tobaccofree@jeffco.us. You can also encourage your teen to get involved in a local Breathe Easy (BE) Team!