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Be Smoke-Free!

The “Be Smoke-Free!” page is about creating safe and healthy environments for our children and those we care about. Through collaboration, GFC works to reduce and eliminate the tragic and deadly harms of tobacco and secondhand smoke exposure.
 

For information on the effects of tobacco and cigarette smoke, click here. This page contains resources to help you, family and friends quit, stay quit and keep our homes, cars, parks and businesses smoke-free!

802 Quits & Vermont Quit Partners

Quit your way and stay quit. For stories, tips, resources and support, visit 802Quits.org. To connect with a Vermont Quit Partner, go to VT Quit Partners, or call 800-QUIT-NOW (800-784-8869).

Want to quit smoking, but need some help? FREE tobacco cessation classes are available at:

Smoke-Free Zones & Events

Secondhand smoke harms kids and adults alike. Through the Vermont Department of Health, GFC provides free smoke-free zone and smoke-free event signs. Contact Us or call 802-463-9927 and we can help you develop and promote your smoke-free policies.

Free My Ride

Free My Ride is about spreading the message: There is NO safe level of breathing secondhand smoke. In Vermont, it is illegal to smoke in a car with children 8 years old or younger.

NEWS

Transgender Support Groups

Every third Thursday the Greater Rockingham LGBTQIA+ Group offers free peer support groups for transgender folks. Teens, 13-17, meet from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., and adults, 18+, meet from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. The meetings are held at Parks Place. Snacks will be provided. The groups will be led by a transgender staff member.

Sign up today for Computer Skills Training for the Workplace

Learn the basics of using a computer with this FREE five-week program. The class will be held at the Windsor Resource Center from June 11 to July 9, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Attend all five classes to qualify for a free laptop. To sign up, call 802-885-8300.

GFC Bookstore

You can now purchase in bulk materials that have been created by GFC staff at cost plus shipping and tax. This includes books, journals, bookmarks, and stickers.  Click here!​

March 2024 Newsletter

Want to see what we're up to? Download our newsletter for updates, achievements, and upcoming events! Click here to read.

LGBTQIA+ Hangout

Join us for a FREE hangout for LGBTQIA+ members, ages 18 and old. Stop by Parks Place from 2-4pm on the second Saturday of each month for writing, crafting, reading, gaming, or just hanging out. 

Online Narcan training
If you've picked up a package of Narcan or Naloxone and don't know how to use it, check out this video with instructions from the Vermont Department of Health.

Windham County calendar

Discover fun area activities for families.

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