Tobacco Use Prevention Education

New Webinar on Teenage Vaping 
Open to All Parents & Other Adults     La inscripción está abierta a todos los padres y adultos
Boligrafos Para El Vapeo & Adolescentes: Lo Que  Nuestra Comunidad Necesita Saber

Registration Required    (Español)       

This webinar will provide an overview of the latest tobacco products used by young people. Adult and youth presenters will discuss the history of electronic smoking devices (vape pens), as well as the current products on the market. We will cover how they work, how the tobacco industry targets young people,health effects, and what we are still learning about these popular and dangerous devices.


All Contra Costa County students in grades 6 – 12
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Deadline is Friday October 30, 2020

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TUPE Program Video


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TUPE Team Members


Program Manager Emily Justice
Curriculum Specialist Tiffani Mason
Intervention Specialist Marissa Frias
Youth Development Specialist Derrick Kirk
Youth Development Specialist Nicole Square
Administrative Assistant Leslie Holst
Administrative Assistant Chelsea Nakatani


TUPE Manager

Emily Justice

TUPE Administrative

Leslie Holst

Contact a TUPE Team Member



  • California Smokers' HelpLine: Free services for teens and adults, including self-help materials and one-on-one counseling.  Services are available in multiple languages.   Contra Costa County folks can dial 2-1-1 for direct referrals.  
    See 2-1-1 Flyer.
  • English: 1-800-NO BUTTS 
  • Spanish: 1-800-45 NO FUME 
  • Chew Tobacco: 1-800-844-CHEW 

  • Smart Phone Apps: NCI QuitPal, QuitSTART, QuitGuide
  • Smokefree TXT Support for Teens: Text QUIT to iQuit (47848)

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