On October 6, 2015, the Florida Tobacco Cessation Alliance (FTCA) and the Florida Department of Health in Pasco County presented Pasco County Schools with the FTCA’s Worksite Wellness Silver Level Award. The District is the first in the state of Florida to receive the FTCA’s Worksite Wellness Award. This honor highlight’s the Districts commitment and dedication to their employees’ health and wellness. The school system has an aggressive plan in place to help their employees quit using tobacco products. Pasco County School is a tremendous example that when you help your employee quit tobacco, you save money and live!