Tobacco Prevention

We are part of Illinois Tobacco- Free Communities Grant Program, which allows us to offer programming and information on the following topics:

Quit Smoking
Discover resources that can provide support and assistance to help people quit smoking

Learn about e-cigarettes and local e-cigarette policies

Smoke-Free Illinois Act
Learn about the Smoke-Free Illinois Act or submit a smoking complaint Smoke-Free Multi-Unit Housing
Find information and tools to help landlords and tenants transition to smoke-free housing

Tobacco prevention and control efforts in Illinois center on four specific and measurable goals:

  • Preventing the initiation of tobacco use among young people.
  • Promoting cessation among young people and adults.
  • Eliminating the exposure of non-smokers to environmental tobacco smoke.
  • Identifying and eliminating disparities related to tobacco use and its effects among different population groups.