Tobacco Prevention Policy Tool

Policy Objective: Prevention of Secondhand Smoke Exposure

Setting: School/Child Care

Hot Topics in Tobacco Control Advocacy

  • Tobacco 21
  • Flavored Tobacco Products
  • Smoke-free Housing
  • Smoke-free Media
  • Smoke-free Vehicles

100% Tobacco-free Policies

Click each of the suggestions below to find out how to advocate for more effective tobacco-free policies at the school/child care level

Support clean-air and smoke-free environment ordinances and legislation in communities and states.

Tobacco-free Schools

Click each of the suggestions below to find out how to advocate for tobacco-free schools at the school/child care level

Educational facilities (eg, early childcare settings; schools; and trade schools, colleges, and universities) should be completely tobacco free, inside and outside, at all times, including all buildings, grounds, parking lots, satellite facilities, vehicles, and temporary venues.

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