Reality Check

Reality Check, our student engagement and youth action component at NYC Smoke-Free, is a student led, adult supported, statewide program for youth between the ages of 13 through 18 to address tobacco control initiatives. Students who join NYC Smoke-Free’s Reality Check program participate and lead activities and events to help expose the tobacco industry and reduce the number of teens that initiate smoking.

Ages:
  • 13,
  • 14,
  • 15,
  • 16,
  • 17,
  • 18

Opportunities:
  • Career training programs,
  • Health information,
  • Internships,
  • Summer/after-school activity,
  • Volunteer opportunities

Areas of interest:
  • Medicine/Healthcare,
  • Public Service/Politics