Department of Public Health
  • Healthy People 2020: A Framework for Ending the Tobacco Use Epidemic
    Healthy People 2020 provides a framework for action to reduce tobacco use to the point that it is no longer a public health problem for the Nation.

  • Smoke Free Movies
    Smoke Free Movies aims to sharply reduce the U.S. film industry's usefulness to Big Tobacco's domestic and global marketing - a leading cause of disability and premature death.

  • GetOutraged
    Forum for expressing opinions about smoking-related issues, memorial for those who have lost love ones, ways to get involved, secret tobacco industry documents, and facts about tobacco use.

  • Action on Smoking and Health
    A National Legal-Action Antismoking Organization

  • Action on Smoking and Health - U.K.
    Comprehensive information on all aspects of tobacco use and control; campaigns to reduce unnecessary addiction, disease, and premature death caused by smoking.

  • American Cancer Society
    National website with link to ACS agencies. Cancer information, and related news, research, and media services.

  • American Lung Association
    National website with links to local ALA agencies. Research and statistic, cessation material, press release, articles, legislative advocacy, and information on targeted groups (women, minorities, etc.).

  • American for Nonsmokers' Rights
    National lobbying organization with advocacy resources for reducing environmental tobacco smoke (public place/airports) and youth regulations; information on industry practices.

  • Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids
    National organization with current tobacco news, action alerts, calendar of events, research, tobacco settlement information, and an area for kids.

  • Join Together Online(Funded by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    Resource for communities seeking to reduce tobacco use through legislation. Contains action alerts, current news, and links to related sites.

    Hosts home pages for tobacco control organizations, with information about the organization, list of activities, e-z letters of campaigns, and job listing. Site also provides Information Alerts from the Advocacy Institute, lists of smoke -free restaurants, list of subscribers, and daily news bulletins.

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