Florida Department of Health
Bureau of Tobacco Free Florida

Vision: A Tobacco Free Life for all Floridians

Mission: Working to protect all Floridians from the dangers of inhaled nicotine and secondhand smoke exposure, through evidence-based tobacco prevention and cessation programs, with an emphasis on youth and other vulnerable populations.

Contact Us

Polk County, Florida
Phone: (813)-352-2062
Email: hailee@civcom.com
Grantee Name: Hailee Cornett

We will review your email and reply within 2-3 working days.
Thank you.

Partnership Information

Tobacco Free Polk is a community-based coalition focused on preventing and reducing tobacco use among our youth in our community via local policy and systems change. Contact Monica Livingstone (monica@civcom.com) to join our Partnership.

County SWAT Information

Polk SWAT is a youth-led advocacy organization dedicated to empowering youth to live tobacco/vape free. SWAT students advocate for local policy change to protect their generation from Big Tobacco. Contact Monica (monica@civcom.com) for more info.


County Data

In Polk County, approximately 1 in 3 youth have tried electronic vapor products (EVPs) or another toxic tobacco product at least once in their life; 1 in 5 youth currently use EVPs or another tobacco product.


Events Calendar

Tobacco Free Polk Meeting

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 @ 12:00 PM

Virtual Lunch and Learn via Google Meet


Join us for a virtual lunch & learn with your new Polk County tobacco prevention providers! Let's come together & fight Big Tobacco to save lives, prevent addiction, & protect children. Email Hailee@civcom.com to be added to TFP's distribution list.

RSVP: Hailee@civcom.com

Back to School SWAT Kick Off Meeting

Saturday, September 11, 2021 @ 11:00 AM

Lake Crago Outdoor Recreation Complex

525 Lake Crago Dr

Lakeland, FL 33805

Join us for a lunch and learn with your new Polk County tobacco prevention providers! We will be discussing Polk SWAT's chapter advocacy opportunities, reviewing/updating the bylaws, chair positions, community service opportunities, and more.

RSVP: Hailee@civcom.com

About Us

Civic Communications is the state of Florida grantee responsible for the tobacco prevention programs of Polk County. These programs support tobacco-free partnerships and Students Working Against Tobacco.

This program is managed by CivCom.