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Tobacco Action Plan

The top 5 priorities

  1. Create One National Campaign: One Logo/Name and Message
  2. Develop Clearinghouse on LGBT Tobacco Efforts
  3. Identify Data Sets for Analysis and Conduct New Research
  4. Enhance Connectivity with Larger Anti-Smoking Organizations
  5. Build Resources for Development Programs and Initiatives

see full action plan (PDF)

Resource Library

  • Citations for the "Motivation to Quit Smoking for LGBT Community" Quitguide

    A Quitguide developed by the National LGBT Tobacco Control Network with funding from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.

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  • Identifying, Reaching and Delivering Culturally-Appropriate Telephonic Cessation to the GLBT Community

    This document outlines the way that Minnesota has reached out to the LGBT community through their quitline.

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  • LGBTQ COMMUNITIES: Motivation to Quit Smoking

    Full of quit tips, motivational stories and resources, check out this LGBTQ Quitguide created by the Network and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota.

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  • Policy Paper on Cultural Competence in Quitlines

    This brief one-page policy paper outlines the reasons for adding sexual orientation and gender identity questions to state tobacco quitlines.

    Keyword: policy statement, position paper, policy paper

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  • Quitline Poster en español

    1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-7848-669)




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  • Quitline Poster-LGBT Friendly

    Check out our resource library under Spotlight on Quitlines and Surveillence for the LGBT Tobacco Quitline poster that will soon be up in health centers and doctor offices around the country! If you would like a copy of the poster, or know where we could put one up, let us know.

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  • Quitnet Smoking Cessation Directory

    QuitNet maintains the largest database of local quit smoking programs

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  • Sharing Our Lessons: Making Minnesota’s Quitlines Accessible to LGBTs

    Sharing Our Lessons is intended to present informal interviews
    with leaders doing excellent LGBT tobacco control work.Thus, we are very happy to introduce a person who has been a leader in an amazing statewide effort to enhance LGBT access to tobacco quitlines, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota Senior Priority Population Project Manager Sarah Senseman.

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