District Health Tobacco Strategies

Did you know that almost every DHB has a tobacco strategy? If you work in tobacco control (in whatever capacity), it would be a valuable exercise to understand the tobacco control plan within your region.

Here is a link to for you to access the District Health Board tobacco control plans LINK . They often have the up to date stats within your region including age, ethnicity, gender, socio economic data. Often you can discover a number of services in your area that may be relevant to your clients. And more importantly you can formulate a way to contribute to your local tobacco control plan. Nā tō rourou, nā tōku rourou ka ora ai te iwi.