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Unmask the Murderer of the Century! Register your group of teens for an activity meant to guess the identity of the murderer of the century and the weapon used to commit the crime.

What? Using hints and compelling staging, teens are invited to identify the murderer of the century and the traps that […]

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Intervention Tools

The Youth Coalition Against Smoking makes a full slate of resources available to participating communities, schools and youth centres.

Creating and registering your Youth Coalition Against Smoking to receive financial, material and technical support, thereby optimizing your chances of presenting successful projects that have the desired impact. You’ll also receive expert advice from your regional smoking prevention specialist, together with suggestions for activities included in the YCAS Youth Smoking Prevention and Action Kit.

Contact your regional smoking prevention specialist in order to take advantage of these resources:

The Youth Smoking Prevention and Action Kit

Benefit from highly useful tools to carry out your activities. The Action Kit covers the following topics:

  • How to start a Youth Coalition Against Smoking;
  • Using best practices to improve your project;
  • Mobilizing youth;
  • Smoking-related issues: second- and third-hand smoke – onscreen smoking – tobacco industry and misleading advertising – dependency and cessation

For each of these issues, the action kit includes a factsheet, a PowerPoint presentation, and suggestions for activities to present.

Participation form

Suggest a project and secure the financial and material resources you need to bring it to a successful conclusion. Don’t know what type of activity you’d like to present? No problem! Your regional smoking prevention specialist is there to help you!

Download the participation form

Promotional material

Order your Youth Coalition Against Smoking promotional material. The material will help you:

  • Recognize the commitment made by youth in your school, youth centre or community;
  • Hold draws as part of your activities;
  • Identify the members of your Youth Coalition Against Smoking.

Download the purchase order

Subscribe to the YCAS newsletter and get the latest on upcoming turnkey activities! These easy and fun-filled activities are free of charge, and all the required materials are included. The activities also serve as a guide to the adoption of best practices.

If you have any questions, please contact us at  [email protected]