Smokefree DC is a citizen-based group whose goal is to promote smokefree environments in Washington, DC.

Update: Quitline continues despite ALA DC’s demise

As April winds down, so too does the American Lung Association’s DC chapter (see previous post). Finally someone in the local media covered this – WAMU’s Rebecca Sheir. The good news is that the quitline that ALA DC has been running will continue at United Medical Center, thanks to a grant from the D.C. Cancer [...]

American Lung Association's DC Chapter to Close

Go to the Web site of the American Lung Association’s (ALA) District of Columbia chapter, and you’ll see this:

ALADC to Close its Doors This Spring.”

The item explains that as part of a restructuring, the D.C. chapter, as well as those in Maryland, Virginia and North Carolina, will close soon.

You’ll also see this item, a bit [...]