Advocates for a smoke-free British Columbia
July 9, 2018

Plenty of second-hand smoke still in so called non-smoking seniors’ apartments in P.E.I.

Clearing the air of cigarette smoke in government subsidized senior buildings is a slow process, says a housing official.

Chris Reeves, provincial coordinator for housing with the Department of Family and Human Services, says 41 such buildings are designated as non-smoking buildings. However, only 19 of those buildings are actually completely smoke-free.  Read more...

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  • Jack Boomer
    Director, Clean Air Coalition of BC
    T 250 721 4268
    C 250 589 4268
    jackboomer@shaw.ca

    Katrina van Bylandt
    Director, Health Communications
    BC Lung Association
    T 604 731 5864
    vanbylandt@bc.lung.ca

    Jennifer Randall Nelson
    Manager, Communications
    T 778 372 8024
    jennifer.randallnelson
    @heartandstroke.ca