Cigarette Restitution Fund



The Prevention Office also oversees the Talbot County Cigarette Restitution Fund, which offers tobacco prevention education/information and smoking cessation support. 

Smoking Cessation 

Let us help you quit! 

Our smoking cessation program is FREE to Talbot County residents, regardless of income or insurance. Cessation medications, including Chantix, bupropion, nicotine patches, gum, and lozenges are offered FREE to those with consent from a physician. Classes run for 12 weeks, and there is a combination of group education and individual support and counseling. 

For more information, or to register for class, please contact us. 
•Tuesdays from 8:00AM to 12:00PM, Wednesdays from 12:00PM to 5:00PM, and other days and times are available upon request

Tobacco Prevention and Education 

​​Mini-grants are available to Talbot County schools, community, and faith-based organizations to implement tobacco education programs and activities. Grants are reviewed on a rolling basis between July 1st and June 30th each year. To apply for a grant, please use the online application or contact the Prevention Office for more information. 

Tobacco Sales to Minors Enforcement/Synar  


Enforcing tobacco youth access laws is an important component in preventing and reducing youth tobacco use. Educating youth about tobacco laws and providing education and training to tobacco retailers is key. 



Contact Information:


Sandy Bradley, Cigarette Restitution Fund Coordinator 
Phone:  410-819-5639
Email:  sandra.bradley@maryland.gov

Alexandra Duff, Prevention Coordinator
Phone:  410-819-5600
Email:  alexandra.duff@maryland.gov 

Laura Frase, Smoking Cessation Nurse
Phone:  410-819-5685
Email:  laura.frase@maryland.gov 

Flora Dietrich, Office Clerk 
Phone:  410-819-5643
Email:  flora.dietrich@maryland.gov


Resources:


MD Quitline

Kick Butts Day 

Tobacco Free Kids 


Program Funded by:


Services and programs funded by the Maryland Cigarette Restitution Fund
http://phpa.dhmh.maryland.gov/ohpetup/Pages/tob_home.​