TCRP Links

Tobacco Control-Related Links

For more information phone 619-692-5514 or send us an email.

The following list will take you to a variety of anti-tobacco and smoking organizations and resources.

Action on Smoking and Health (ASH): Domestic and global initiatives that initiate advocacy and public policy, provide legal assistance, develop and distribute research for best practices, build alliances and networks to engage partners to cover movement needs.

American Non-Smokers' Rights Foundation (ANR Foundation): An educational nonprofit organization which creates comprehensive programs to prevent the harmful effects of secondhand smoke and smoking among youth and adults. ANR Foundation's U.S. Tobacco Control Laws Database  is the only national repository of local tobacco-related ordinances and regulations in the United States.

California Smokers' Helpline: A free statewide quit smoking service operated by the University of California, San Diego. The Helpline offers self-help materials, referral to local programs, and one-on-one, telephone counseling to quit smoking. Services are available in six languages (English, Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Korean, and Vietnamese) and specialized services are also available for teens, pregnant women, and tobacco chewers.

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: Leading advocacy organization working to reduce tobacco use and its deadly consequences in the U.S. and globally, through strategic communications and policy advocacy campaigns.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Through its Office on Smoking and Health (OSH), it is the lead federal agency for comprehensive tobacco prevention and control. OSH is dedicated to reducing the death and disease caused by tobacco use and exposure to secondhand smoke.

Food and Drug Administration: The Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) oversees the implementation of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act. Some of the Agency’s responsibilities under the law include setting performance standards, reviewing pre-market applications for new and modified risk tobacco products, requiring new warning labels, and establishing and enforcing advertising and promotion restrictions.

Smoke-free Apartment House Registry: A project of the non-profit organization Smokefree Air for Everyone (S.A.F.E.). The Registry offers a free vacancy listing service to apartment owners who have chosen to establish a total or partial non-smoking policy in their buildings. 

Smoke-free San Diego: An interactive website that charts the course of San Diego’s smoke-free movement. The American Lung Association in California and the San Diego Tobacco-Free Communities Coalition presents this website as a community resource to promote an understanding of smoke-free public policies, and the community leaders and advocates whose vision and commitment have made them a reality.

Tobacco Free California: An informational and interactive website, created by the California Department of Public Health-California Tobacco Control Program for Californians who want information and tools on tobacco cessation, prevention, secondhand smoke, tobacco industry, e-cigarettes, and more.

Truth Initiative: America’s largest non-profit public health organization dedicated to making tobacco use a thing of the past. Truth’s goals are to speak, seek and spread the truth about tobacco through education, tobacco-control research and policy studies, and community activism and engagement.

For more information phone 619-692-5514 or send us an email.


Webpage last updated 4/16/2020.