Tobacco Prevention

The Tribal Health Tobacco Education Specialist goals are to prevent tobacco use among youth and promote quitting among adult users.

Key Features of effective community-based programs include:

  • Building community level capacity for tobacco prevention work;
  • Preventing local youth from beginning a lifetime of addiction to tobacco products;
  • Promoting quitting among adults and young people;
  • Eliminating exposure to the hazardous effects of secondhand smoke and actively supporting the Montana Clean Indoor Air Act of 2005; and 
  • Eliminating disparities related to tobacco use and its effects among certain population groups such as women of childbearing age, American Indians, and low-income residents.
  • Transportation to and from appointments
  • Appointment reminders
  • Check-ins (weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly)
  • Support to access Behavioral Health resources and cultural activities
  • Online support group for adults
  • Flathead Reservation Youth Group
  • After school programs
Location & Hours
St. Ignatius Health Center Health & Wellness Services

35401 Mission Drive St.
Ignatius, MT 59865


Mon-Fri: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM