The Alabama Department of Public Health Request for Proposal (RFP)

Want to get your community involved in Youth Tobacco Prevention? Now is your chance. The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) is pleased to release a Request for Proposal (RFP) for its Alabama Youth Tobacco Prevention Program. ADPH is seeking competitive proposals to affect social norm change around tobacco use, address the marketing of emerging...
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The Alabama Department of Public Health Request for Proposal FAQ

Youth Tobacco Prevention RFP Questions/Answers 1.) If two organizations are funded in the same city, how will we determine locations for store audits? If there are two successful applicants in a target city, we will work with Counter Tools to determine how to distribute surveys. More details will be provided after grants are awarded. 2.)...
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Countertools Assessments

Countertools Assessments: PRIDE is not lacking experience when it comes to completing retail assessments for the Tuscaloosa community, but this year was different. This year we focused on two different areas Northport and Centreville. PRIDE completed 11 assessments in Centreville and 41 in Northport. During the assessments PRIDE was shocked to see the large number…

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36 Tobacco Retail Surveys Throughout Prichard and Semmes

As of August 01, 2018 we conducted 36 tobacco retail surveys throughout Prichard and Semmes.     The Tobacco Coordinator conducted 91 Presentations to middle and high school-aged youth on ENDS and the health consequences of tobacco where 2,117 students have been reached.  Specific information relating to Activity 7 and 8 in our progress report template for…

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Secondhand Smoke

Cigarette – n. 3 inches of rolled paper containing an average of 1 gram of tobacco, sometimes connected to a filter. Three inches of rolled paper.  That’s it. There is no hardened steel protecting the contents or providing strength.  It’s just paper, yet more than a billion people worldwide are controlled by the very thing…

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Producing the 2018 Youth Tobacco Video

Producing the 2018 Youth Tobacco Video: PRIDE of Tuscaloosa is very thankful for the help of Daystar Youth to produce this year’s youth tobacco video. PRIDE worked with youth at Daystar to think of ideas for the video. Students discussed what they knew about tobacco products and the effect they felt it had on society….

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Sridevi Mahidhara: The Adventures of a Summer MPH Intern

The Adventures of a Summer MPH Intern: MPH Youth Tobacco  Prevention Internship with Children’s of Alabama I am one of two graduate students who represented the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health this summer through a Children’s of Alabama Youth Tobacco Prevention Internship. I applied for this internship because I have a…

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