Baton Rouge

Breathing, Moving, Screening

Clean Air, Transportation and Preventive Measures Guide Capital Area/Region 2 Goals

Equal protection is the name of the game in the Baton Rouge area, with the Capital Area LHCC goals centered on creating infrastructure that works for drivers, cyclists and walkers; ensuring more people get preventive screenings; and successfully implementing recently enacted clear air protections to previously exempt workers.

Baton Rouge

Meeting Notice

Meetings rotate locations, dates and times, so to find out when your next area meeting is, please contact the regional chairs listed below or watch for the meeting notice on Facebook.

Baton Rouge

Regional Priorities/Goals:

  1. Expand LHCC membership and leadership.
  2. Support a comprehensive Smoke-Free ordinance for East Baton Rouge.
  3. Promote Complete Streets (i) to make area infrastructure more accessible to its residents.
Baton Rouge

Past Work/Successes:

Supported past efforts for a Comprehensive Smoke Free Ordinance for East Baton Rouge Parish.

Baton Rouge

Chairs:

Lance Barbour

Capital Area / Region 2 LHCC Chair
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) Grassroots Manager
10528 Kentshire Ct.
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
Phone: 337-692-2822
lance.barbour@cancer.org

Raegan A. Carter

Capital Area / Region 2 LHCC Chair
The Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living Region 2 Manager
Office: 225-408-9301
rcarter@lphi.org

Members:

• American Cancer Society (ACS)• Louisiana Cancer Prevention & Control Programs (LCP) at the LSU School of Public Health• Louisiana Tumor Registry (LTR) at the LSU School of Public Health• The Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living (TFL)

LHCC:

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