Merced County ACCT Coalition

The Merced County A Community Counteracting Tobacco Coalition (ACCT Coalition) is made up of more than 20 culturally diverse members representing various sectors of the community such as: education, business, law enforcement, media, community-based organizations, public health, behavioral health, faith-based organizations, community residents and government elected officials.

The Coalition’s mission statement is to: “Empower Merced County residents to achieve a healthier lifestyle and tobacco-free environments”

  1. Serve as an advisory group to the California Health Collaborative – Merced County Tobacco Control Program (MCTCP)
  2. Provide community-level expertise on tobacco related issues
  3. Assist with the development, planning and implementation of the program’s multi-year comprehensive tobacco control plan
  4. Represent interests of priority populations in the county and offer guidance to the program that results in services that are culturally and linguistically appropriate


12.11.18 Meeting Agenda

3.12.19 Meeting Agenda

6.11.19 Meeting Agenda


12.11.18 Minutes

3.12.19 Minutes

6.11.19 Minutes


Maria Galvan
Community Engagement Coordinator

ACCT Coalition Membership Form

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