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Tackling smoking: standing together to raise awareness and support tackling smoking initiatives within our community

Posted on: 21 November, 2016
Issue: Vol 16 No 4, October 2016 – December 2016
Related to Respiratory health Maternal smoking Tobacco use South Australia

Aboriginal Health Council of South Australia (2016)
Tackling smoking: standing together to raise awareness and support tackling smoking initiatives within our community
Adelaide: Aboriginal Health Council of South Australia

This report details the progress of the Aboriginal Health Council of South Australia’s (SA) progress in tackling smoking initiatives throughout 2016. The report is a celebration of accomplishments and it includes personal stories and photographs from various community initiatives. There is also a focus on what needs to be done to tackle smoking in SA’s Aboriginal communities in the future. Some of the specific items reported on include:

  • Puyu Blaster campaign
  • international developments in tackling smoking
  • mothers and babies and smoking
  • harms of smoking
  • where to get help.

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract