The Youth Health Action Network (YHAN) is a Toronto Tobacco Control Area Network (TCAN) youth engagement initiative. YHAN brings together young people ages 16 – 24 from across Toronto for the common goal of exploring and taking action on current and emerging health and tobacco prevention issues. Their activities span from raising awareness to advocating for healthy public policy.

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YHAN Initiatives

Since 2011, members of the Youth Health Action Network (YHAN) have been keen to make their mark as ambassadors for youth health. Check out some of their past initiatives:


Here are a few resources that YHAN members created to raise awareness about the harms of hookah smoking and to encourage other young people to get involved in addressing the issue.