Tips On How To Say ‘NO!’

It’s not always easy to say ‘no’ to a friend or sibling. We asked young adults how they say ‘no’ when a teenager asks them for smokes. We’ve included some of their tips below or you can click here to see what they said:

Tips to help you say no to supplying cigarettes to teens:

  • Let them know that giving them cigarettes isn’t doing them any favours
  • Tell them you feel uncomfortable and don’t want to get in trouble
  • Let them see the package warning labels, to remind them of the health effects
  • Tell them about a negative personal experience related to smoking, if you have one
  • Remind them that quitting is hard