Quit Smoking Campaigns

World No Tobacco Day, 31st May 2018

World No Tobacco Day marks the annual awareness campaign launched by the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1987, the aim being to highlight the health risks associated with tobacco use and encourage governments worldwide to implement effective policies to reduce tobacco use.

WHO highlight that tobacco use kills more than 7 million people worldwide every year, and this figure will continue to rise unless anti-tobacco actions increase. read more…

No Smoking Day, 14th March 2018

The Health Promotion Department have joined the global No Smoking campaign with the support of Cancer Relief, the Breathe Easy Society, the Environmental Agency and the GHA Cardiac Rehab team.

This day provides the prefect opportunity to remind one another of the multiple benefits in going #smokefree and gain the support needed to quitting the habit for good.

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Youth Day, 10th March 2018

The Health Promotion joined a number of other organisations including Childline, Clubhouse , the Disability Society and Autism Support Gibraltar at #YouthDayGIB run by the Gibraltar Youth Service. The day provided a great opportunity for children to get involved in various arts, crafts, interactive games and learn about the wide array of services available for children on the rock!

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