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Cessation program provides live texting and web chat support to help ages 13-17 quit

OKLAHOMA CITY (June 4, 2020) – Building on its success with the Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline, the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) has launched a new service to help even more Oklahomans quit tobacco and reclaim control of their lives. My Life, My Quit is an evidenced-based cessation program that offers free live text support, web chat and phone coaching designed specifically for teens 13-17 years old.

OKLAHOMA CITY – May 26, 2020 – May 31 is World No Tobacco Day, and Tobacco Stops With Me, a program of the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET), is encouraging Oklahomans to stand up to Big Tobacco’s decades of illegally targeting our youth with their deadly products. World No Tobacco Day is also an opportunity for any smoker to mark to start of their tobacco-free journey amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

OKLAHOMA CITY (May 19, 2020) – The Board of Directors for the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) on Tuesday awarded a contract for a new statewide marketing initiative focused on preventing and reducing tobacco use and obesity for Oklahoma’s youth.

“The coronavirus pandemic has shown that prevention is more important than ever for public health. That’s why here at TSET we continue to invest in Oklahoma’s future by helping youth develop healthy habits at a young age,” said TSET Board of Directors Chair Bruce Benjamin, Ph.D. 

OKLAHOMA CITY (May 19, 2020) – The Board of Directors for the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) on Tuesday awarded nearly $7 million to 35 organizations serving 37 counties through the TSET Healthy Living Program 2.0 program.

OKLAHOMA CITY (May 19, 2020) – The Board of Directors for the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) on Tuesday approved funding for new programs that will increase Oklahomans’ access to nutritious food as the state addresses the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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