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Vaping, tobacco and obesity among health issues facing Oklahoma children

OKLAHOMA CITY (January 28, 2020) – The Board of Directors for the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) met on Tuesday and discussed timelines for new programs to promote health and wellness among Oklahoma youth.

OKLAHOMA CITY (Dec. 24, 2019) — The executive director of the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) praised a new federal law that will raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21 while also calling for more to be done to protect youth from a lifetime of nicotine addiction.

1-800-QUIT NOW Offers Free Services to Oklahomans

OKLAHOMA CITY (Nov. 26, 2019) — The annual evaluation report of the Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline (OTH) showed that Helpline users are overwhelmingly satisfied with services and the Helpline exceeded the benchmark quit rate among other states with tobacco helplines.

Funding will target areas of the state with the greatest need
  
OKLAHOMA CITY (Dec. 3, 2019) — The Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) has announced the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the new TSET Healthy Living Program 2.0 community grant.

OKLAHOMA CITY (Dec. 2, 2019) – A popular TSET grant program that promotes improved health and wellbeing in schools and communities is now accepting applications.

Applications for the TSET Healthy Incentive Program for communities and schools are now being accepted. The application period for the grants will end Jan. 15. To learn more go to https://tset.ok.gov/content/funding-opportunities.

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Thomas Larson
Director of Public Information and Outreach
405-521-4992
ThomasL@tset.ok.gov