The Center provides technical assistance to our partners in a number of key areas including:

  • Community engagement
  • Community health assessment and planning
  • Cultural competency
  • Grant writing
  • Program needs assessment
  • Strategic planning
  • Program planning and implementation
  • Coalition development and collaborations
  • Youth engagement in public health
  • Policy development, and implementation, and evaluation
  • And more


The Center works in collaboration with the CDPHE to provide technical assistance to tobacco control community grantees who receive funding from State Tobacco Education and Prevention Partnership (STEPP).  Center staff have also provided grant writing technical assistance to applicants of Colorado's Amendment 35-funded programs (Tobacco, Chronic Disease, and Health Disparities) and other funding sources. These services reflect tobacco control best practices and are customized to meet the unique program needs of individual communities.

Clients & Partners:

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment – State Tobacco Education and Prevention Partnership