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Talking to youth about vaping

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has declared youth vaping an “epidemic,” and Colorado high school students are vaping at twice the national average, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

It’s time to get the facts about vape and talk to the young people in your life. 

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Talk to kids

New forms of tobacco pose new dangers to youth.

Get help to quit

Get free quit support, tips and motivation.

LGBTQ community fights back

Tobacco takes a deadly and disproportionate toll on LGBTQ Coloradans.

Create healthier workplaces

Learn about smoke-free workplace policies and how to protect employees’ health.

Help Someone Quit

When a loved one is ready to quit, there’s a lot you can do to help.

Protect your community

Tobacco still threatens the health of Coloradans.


This is Tobacco Free Colorado

Tobacco Free Colorado works to protect Coloradans from the health dangers of tobacco by:

  1. Providing tips and resources to help quit tobacco
  2. Supporting Colorado’s smoke-free, anti-tobacco and tobacco-control policies
  3. Preventing youth from using tobacco, including vape/e-cigarettes

This website is a project of the State Tobacco Education and Prevention Partnership of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. The program supports public health organizations, policymakers and advocates to implement tobacco cessation and prevention programs in local Colorado communities.