Tobacco Prevention, Education, and Cessation Support for Adults in Androscoggin County

About This Grant:

Healthy Androscoggin, in collaboration with the Dempsey Center, will expand our tobacco treatment and cessation efforts to increase sustainability, capacity, and involvement with the community by increasing our quit support programs and groups through improved relationships with work-sites and the community-at-large.

The goal of this two-year project is to maximize the impact on lowering tobacco use rates and subsequently, lung cancer rates in Androscoggin County.

$52,419
2017
Prevention
Tobacco

MAINE CANCER FOUNDATION GRANTS TO THIS ORGANIZATION:

Year Grant Title Category Amount Grant Recipient
2018 Colon Health Rx: A Unique Approach to Cancer Screening in Lewiston's Immigrant Community Access to Care, Colorectal Cancer, Screening $93,051 Healthy Androscoggin
2017 Tobacco Prevention, Education, and Cessation Support for Adults in Androscoggin County Prevention, Tobacco $52,419 Healthy Androscoggin