Counter Tools’ Healthy POS Webinar Series: Flavored Tobacco Policies and Evaluation – A Massachusetts Case Study

Counter Tools’ Healthy POS Webinar Series: Flavored Tobacco Policies and Evaluation – A Massachusetts Case Study Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 | 1:00pm EST   Join Counter Tools for our 10th quarterly webinar in our “Healthy POS Webinar Series” coming up on Wednesday, February 26th from 1:00-2:00pm EST! Speakers: Lindsay Kephart and Melody Kingsley, Epidemiologists, Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program – Massachusetts Department of Public Health The…

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Full Time Job Opportunity in NC

Wanted to share this opportunity in North Carolina:  Full Time Substance Use Prevention Content Developer/Trainer nctraining.info Immediate Full Time Job Posting Division: Prevention Section/Unit: NCTTA Supervisor: Project Director Working Title: Substance Use Prevention Content Developer/Trainer Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Purpose/description of work and major duties: The position serves as the Substance…

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Update on Merchant Education Materials

Thank you all for being on top of getting merchant education/assessment visits underway!  I do not have an update on the counter mats. I’m not sure where they are in the process, so at this point, if they are not already in production, we are not going to use them. I will make sure we…

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Merchant Education Materials

Happy New Year! By now, you all should have received the new merchant education folders and posters.  If you have not, please let me know as soon as possible so I can contact the printer and get the tracking information.  We are still waiting on the counter mats.  I will have more information next week…

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VA Alcohol Mapper Now Live!

As you may know, we have been working with Counter Tools to build an alcohol mapper like the original tobacco retailer mapper.  I’m happy to announce that it is now complete and available for use!  If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me!  Here is the link:   https://mapping.countertools.org/virginia_alcohol/.

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Counter Tools Webinar

An accurate retailer list is essential to collecting, analyzing and sharing data on tobacco retailers. Please join Counter Tools staff for a one-hour webinar on best practices for maintaining an up-to-date retailer list in Virginia POST.  Thursday, November 7th, 11:00am-noon. Register for the webinar by visiting http://bit.ly/VAweb-2 If you have any questions, feel free to contact…

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Counter Tool Webinar

Good Afternoon, For those who were not able to attend yesterday’s Counter Tools webinar on the Virginia Store Assessment Form,  the webinar recording can be viewed here: http://bit.ly/VAwebrec-1 The recording link is also stored in the Counter Tools shared folder (bit.ly/VAPOSTresources). Thanks so much! Colleen

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Free! Training Opportunity

From our partners at the Tobacco Control Program with VA Department of Health: You are cordially invited to attend the Northwest Virginia Tobacco Control and Prevention Regional Meeting on Friday, November 8, 2019. The meeting will be held at Germanna Community College Daniel Technology Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch and refreshments will be…

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Counter Tools Refresher Webinar

Please join Counter Tools staff on September 24th at 11:00 AM for a refresher on how to conduct observational assessments in tobacco retailer outlets using the Virginia Store Audit Form. This one-hour webinar will provide participants with an overview of the Virginia Store Audit Form, how to access it, tips for using the form successfully,…

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