Northeast Region

General Information

The American Lung Association’s Northeast Tobacco-Free Coalition is dedicated to saving lives by eliminating tobacco use and tobacco-related lung disease throughout the Northeast Pennsylvania.

Counties Served

Susquehanna  •  Wayne  •  Wyoming  •  Lackawanna  •  Pike  •  Luzerne  •  Monroe  •  Carbon  •  Northampton  •  Lehigh

Northeast Pennsylvania by the numbers

1 %

of adults smoke cigarettes every day or some days

1 %

of youth reported current use of an electronic vapor product


active youth members participate in the Tobacco Resistance Unit (TRU)

Regional Partners

Work Groups

Resources in this section are intended to assist with the prevent initiation of tobacco use among youth and young adults.

  • The Prevention Work Group works to identify potential partners/target outreach locations, and methods to engage the youth in an effort to recruit new TRU chapters to advocate for stronger tobacco control policies in Pennsylvania and promote youth empowerment.
  • The Cessation Work Group is focusing on the promotion of the PA Free Quitline as well as Freedom From Smoking® modalities.
  • The Policy Work Group leads the coalition in statewide and local tobacco control advocacy efforts and works to identify new Multi-Unit Housing, Worksite and YLAP partners to provide technical assistance in an effort to improve smoke free policies.

Job Openings

You will find open positions in the northeast region below:

  • There are currently no open positions. Check back often.

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Recent Events

Students from the TRU group at Dunmore High School work with Three Dog Films for a video about their work with point of sale

Quitline Bus

TRU Ambassador Matthew Kelly from Holy Cross High School in Dunmore

TRU group from Western Wayne School District

3001 Gettysburg Road
Camp Hill, PA 17011
(p) 717-971-1134
(f) 888-415-5757

This project is funded by a grant through
the PA Department of Health.


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