Announcements

  • The US Surgeon General released it’s 50th anniversary Report on Smoke and Health. The report highlights a number of new health impacts from tobacco use, including its roll in age-related, macular degeneration.
  • AANHPI ex-smokers needed for CDC’s new TIPS ad highlighting the dangers of smoking. See the Flyer.
  • APPEAL welcomes proposed regulation of e-cigs as positive first step. Read the Press Release.
  • Job Openings at APPEAL: Program Assistant, Director of Programs
  • APPEL has compiled a list of programs and policy initiatives in healthy eating and active living (HEAL) and tobacco control that have shown to be effective for the Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander community. Visit the Promising Practices page for more information.
  • APPEAL has two decades worth of accomplishments. Click here for more information.
  • Use our interactive map to find our network members throughout the world:
  • CDC launches national tobacco education campaign. Click below to learn more:

  • The Asian Smokers’ Quitline offers free nationwide telephone assistance to Asian-language speakers who want to quit smoking. For Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin), call 1-800-838-8917. For Korean, call 1-800-556-5564. For Vietnamese, call 1-800-778-8440. To learn more, please visit www.asiansmokersquitline.org.
  • Check out the latest edition of APPEAL’s newsletter: A Global APPEAL