​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The vaping resources hub has been created to share evidence-based, practical resources on vaping. Resources are categorised by key audience. 

This page contains a range of resources that have been identified as being helpful for key audiences. NSW Health is not responsible for the content created by other organisations. 

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Resources for young people

Fact sheets

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Videos

Respect Your Brain – Vaping: Watch this video to learn how vaping affects the brain. Vapes can contain over 200 chemicals. In the short term, vaping can cause damage to the lungs and throat and lead to nicotine overdose.​

How vaping can damage your health: Watch this short video developed with young Aboriginal people - learn how you can quickly become addicted to vaping and how it can damage your health.

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Webpages

Resources for parents and carers

Fact sheets​

  •  E-cigarette and Vaping​​: Sydney Children's Hospital Network - Provides information about e-cigarettes, and how to talk to young people about vapes and cessation.

Videos

  • What parents need to know about vaping in 2024: P&C Federation and NSW Health - Webinar with information on health harms, recognising nicotine addiction, tips for quitting, practical​ advice on having conversations with children, and where to access support services. ​
  • ​​ Vaping – What parents and carers need to know​​: P&C Federation, NSW Health and NSW Department of Education - Webinar with information to help parents and carers understand more about the health risks of vaping. 

Podcasts

Webpages​

Resources for teachers and schools

Fact sheets​​

 

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Posters​

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​Newsletter

Videos

Respect Your Brain – Vaping: Watch this video to learn how vaping affects the brain. Vapes can contain over 200 chemicals. In the short term, vaping can cause damage to the lungs and throat and lead to nicotine overdose.​

 

How vaping can damage your health: Watch this short video developed with young Aboriginal people - learn how you can quickly become addicted to vaping and how it can damage your health.

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  • Know when you’re being played​​: Murrumbidgee Local Health District - Explores issues of manipulation and the way the Tobacco Industry uses this to recruit new customers to their product. 

Learning resources and curriculum

Resources for health professionals

Guides and learning resources

Developed to support health professionals and others who work with young people to effectively address e-cigarette use, support young people to manage nicotine withdrawals, and assist young people in quitting e-cigarettes.

 

  • KidsQuit smoking cessation e-learning : Sydney Children's Hospital Network - Interactive and educational tool to provide professionals with simple strategies for advising adolescents, parents and carers with smoking cessation advice and strategies.

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Posters​

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Videos

Podcasts

  • E-cigarette and Young People Podcast​​: Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and NSW Health - May 2023 podcast exploring the evolving landscape of e-cigarettes as well as providing practical tips on managing nicotine addiction.
  • E-cigarette surveillance and safety in NSWRoyal Australian College of General Practitioners and NSW Health - February 2024 podcast featuring the e-cigarette analysis study by the University of Wollongong and the AusVapeSafetyStudy by NSW Poisons Information Centre.

Do you know what you're vaping? campaign resources

The 'Do you know what you're vaping?' campaign was developed by NSW Health in consultation with young people, parents, creative partners, education partners and healthcare organisations. The campaign was delivered over 2022 and 2023.

The campaign and related resources are underpinned by evidence. More information about the evidence for the campaign and resources can be found in the Vaping evidence summary

All assets and resources from the 'Do you know what you're vaping?' campaign can be downloaded here:

Download all campaign assets​​

Download select campaign assets from the 'Do you know what you're vaping?' campaign.​

Translated resources​

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Current as at: Wednesday 27 March 2024
Contact page owner: Centre for Population Health