According to local health practitioners, 25% of people in Aroostook County smoke, and ACAP is trying to help them quit. News Source 8 reporter Tom Dufton has the story.
Smoking can lead to catastrophic health issues.
According to Elaine Sipe, the Community Educator for Smoking Cessation with ACAP, 25% of people in Aroostook County smoke, compared to 20% state wide.
That's why she is leading the Smoking Cessation group, to help people quit. She says that this support group can help people find the resources they need.