Project YO-SHOUT

  • Principal Investigator: John P. Elder, PhD, MPH
  • Project Funding Period:¬†1990-1992
  • Project Funding Source:¬†National Cancer Institute
Summary:
Project YO-SHOUT was a tobacco use prevention program based on Project SHOUT, but delivered through community youth organizations rather than schools. Funded through the Proposition 99 – tobacco tax monies, the project incorporated tobacco prevention modules into existing curricula of the participating organizations. 23,500 youth and youth leaders were reached through this project.