According to Health Canada, the smoking rate is 20% in Hamilton, which
is higher than in the rest of Ontario. The "Driven to Quit Challenge"
(formerly known as the Quit Smoking Contest) will start February 20,
2006. People can register at http://www.driventoquit.ca
beginning February 20 until March 31. Registrants will be required to
quit smoking for the month of April. The grand prize this year for
Ontario is a 2006 Honda Civic Hybrid and 7 regional prizes of a Sony
32" Widescreen LCD HDTV will also be awarded.
IF YOU ARE IN HAMILTON ONLY, to order pamphlets and posters contact Heidi McGuire at firstname.lastname@example.org or (905) 546-2424 x3161.
OUTSIDE HAMILTON please see
http://www.driventoquit.ca or consult your local public health department.