Health Education Programs
CATCH on to Health!
(Coordinated Approach to Child Health)
Illinois Marketplace for the Affordable Healthcare Act
Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Social Emotional Health
Kimberly E. Scott-Pilkington
Ph: 618-273-3326 ext. 2143
EHD provides several services and programs to promote a tobacco free community. Take a look at the many options...
The Illinois Tobacco Quitline
The Illinois Tobacco Quitline (ITQL) is a free telephone resource that provides tobacco cessation counseling and information to tobacco users who want to quit tobacco use, and tobacco cessation materials to individuals requesting information to give to a tobacco user. (learn more)
Smoke-Free Illinois Act (SFIA)
Tobacco Education and Harm Reduction
Support Group For Gallatin, Saline, and White Counties.
Courage to Quit is a comprehensive group tobacco treatment program for adults. Program leaders provide information, practice skills, and support to help you reach your smoke-free goals.
To find out more about Courage to Quit, call the Egyptian Health Department at 618-272-4691.
School and community education and training. (learn more)
Tobacco harm reduction and smokefree products. (learn more)
Healthcare Provider Resources
Egyptian Health Department connects providers with the latest information on encouraging patients to quit through partnering with the Quit Yes website.
The health benefits of smoking cessation.
Great American Smoke-out information, various articles, links for additional resources, smoking habits quiz, etc. (American Cancer Society)
Multiple articles; statistics (Truth Initiatives)
Kick Butts information and other initiatives information (Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids)
Fast facts, multiple articles, videos, statistics, campaigns, etc. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)