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

Address: 3686 US Hwy 331 S.
Defuniak Springs, FL 32435-8463
Phone: 8508928336
Email: joyce.matthews@chhealthcare.org
Grantee Name: Walton County Prevention Coalition

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Partnership Information

The Walton County Prevention Coalition is the tobacco free partnership for Walton County. We are a group of volunteers and professionals who work to prevent tobacco use and promote tobacco cessation services available in our community.

County SWAT Information

Walton County Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT) has chapters at Walton High School, Freeport High School, Paxton, and Walton Middle School. Become a member of SWAT at your school!


County Data

In Walton County, 21.6% of students reported in the Florida Youth Tobacco Survey that they have tried electronic vaping with 11.8% of Walton County youth currently vaping. Youth vape use is rising locally from the initial rate of 4.12% in 2012.


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