Northwood’s Tobacco-Free Coalition

The Northwoods Tobacco-Free Coalition is a tobacco control and prevention coalition serving Oneida, Vilas, Forest, Florence, Price and Lincoln counties.  Together these six counties work to address tobacco related health concerns within the community.

Their main focus areas are on:

  1. Outreach and education to local and state leaders
  2. Addressing the dangers of other tobacco products, such as e-cigarettes
  3. Smoke free air and multi-unit housing
  4. Work with local youth at Rhinelander High School and James Williams Middle School to conduct peer to peer education through the FACT & CHANGE group
  5. WI WINS tobacco compliance check

Community members are welcome to join the coalition at any time!  Simply contact Corie at (715) 369-6115

For more information about the coalition, check us out on FACEBOOK

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Contact Us

Oneida County Health Department
100 West Keenan Street
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm Mon-Fri

Telephone (715) 369-6111
Fax (715) 369-6112

ochd@co.oneida.wi.us

To report a public health emergency or to report a notifiable disease after hours, please contact dispatch at 715-361-5100.

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Hotlines

Mental Health Hotline - Mental Health Crisis? Forest, Vilas and Oneida County call 1-888-299-1188.

Smoking Cessation - Break free of cigarettes. Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW.

Disaster Distress Line - Stress, anxiety, and other depression are common after a disaster. Call 1-800-985-5990 or visit the Disaster Distress Line to talk.

Wisconsin First Step – Information on services for children and youth with special needs, their families and providers. Call 1-800-642-7837 to speak with a parent specialist.

Maternal and Child Health Hotline – Call 1-800-722-2295 for information on BadgerCare Plus, WIC, HealthCheck, maternal depression, Prenatal Care Coordination, family planning, developmental screenings, and more.