Tobacco-free Generation is a web resource page designed to provide youth workers and peer educators with the information, resources and support that they need to develop and deliver well-informed and effective tobacco prevention activities with their peers. Whilst we know that over 13,000 young people take up smoking each year in Scotland, We also know that youth workers and peer educators are in a prime position to build on existing relationships, be positive role models and empower young people to make positive choices about their health and their behaviour.
Tobacco-free Generation includes:
So, have a look at the pages, try out the activities, use the resources and let us know what you think about them. If youth work does indeed change lives, maybe it can play a part in helping to prevent 13,000 young people taking up smoking each year.