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Join our efforts become an anti-tobacco advocate

Join our efforts to to update Montana’s smoke-free law to include e-cigarettes, raise the price of all tobacco products including e-cigarettes, and increase tobacco prevention funding to help people who want to quit be successful.

Montana Priorities

Latest Updates

June 16, 2020
Montana

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is encouraged about Governor Steve Bullock’s commitment to reducing tobacco use. Today the Montana Department of Public Health issued a permanent rule requested by Governor Bullock to end the sale of flavored e-cigarettes in Montana. ACS CAN believes this is a good start and encourages communities to prohibit the sale of all flavored tobacco products to protect kids.

April 16, 2020
Montana

MISSOULA, Montana—Cancer patients and those who’ve recently completed treatment are finding it challenging to get necessary health care amid the COVID-19 pandemic and many are experiencing financial stress trying to afford care in an increasingly difficult economic environment. According to the latest survey from Survivor Views, a national cohort of

February 3, 2020
Montana

HELENA, Mont.—Preventing skin cancer and protecting teens from the dangers of tanning is the goal of a new partnership between Miss Montana 2019 Mo Shea and the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), the nonpartisan advocacy affiliate of the American Cancer Society. Shea's social impact initiative as Miss

October 9, 2019
Montana

HELENA, Mont. – October 9, 2019 – The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) issues this statement from ACS CAN Montana State Lead Ambassador Keri Yoder following the announcement by Governor Steve Bullock yesterday directing the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services to implement emergency administrative

Montana Events

October 21, 2020
MT

This event will focus on what cancer-related health disparities look like in rural states Montana and how we can work together to improve cancer outcomes and eliminate cancer disparities. This event will convene leaders in business, academia, patient advocacy, as well as other key stakeholders in Montana to capture the...

State Contacts

Jodi Medlar
Montana Grassroots Manager
Helena
Kristin Page-Nei
Montana Government Relations Director
Noe Streetman
Senior Regional Media Advocacy Manager

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Do you have a personal story about how cancer has impacted you or someone you love? Real stories are how ACS CAN ensures that no one becomes a statistic.