The mission of the Smoke Free Lowcountry Coalition (SFLC) is to reduce the toll of tobacco use in the Tricounty area, to provide public awareness and education, and to effect policy change. Since our formation in 1989, we have been dedicated to a tobacco-free environment.
The Coalition provides a forum for organizations and individuals to plan and implement strategies that promote a tobacco-free Lowcountry.
Through our affiliation with the South Carolina Tobacco Collaborative, the Smoke Free Lowcountry Coalition is linked to the statewide effort to promote a tobacco-free environment.
-To eliminate exposure to environmental tobacco smoke.
-To promote tobacco cessation among youth and adults.
-To prevent youth from initiating tobacco use.
-To identify and eliminate health disparities among our population.
Support a Smoke Free Lowcountry
-Smoke Free policies protect employees and customers from dangerous second-hand smoke.
-Smoke Free policies facilitate a more productive workforce and environment.
-Smoke Free ordinances in cities across America have proven that smoke-free environments are good for people and good for business