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- Tobacco Free Press: The Tobacco Control Network's Newsletter: The Tobacco Free Press is the monthly newsletter of the Tobacco Control Network. This publication is sponsored in partnership with the Tobacco Technical Assistance Consortium (TTAC), the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD), and the CDC's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. You can receive the newsletter directly by sending them an email.
- cdc.gov/tobacco: The CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health offers statistics, a link to the Surgeon Generals’ Reports on smoking issues, and information on quitting and making your place of business smoke-free.
- tobaccofreekids.org: The Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids is a major advocacy organization aimed at reducing tobacco use among kids and adults. The site has statistics, reports and news on tobacco control issues.
- americanlegacy.org: The American Legacy Foundation is dedicated to building a world where young people reject tobacco and anyone can quit. Funded by Master Settlement Agreement Funds they sponsor the truth campaign and other tobacco prevention and cessation programs and campaigns.
- no-smoke.org: Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights is the leading advocacy association dedicated to nonsmokers’ rights, pushing for smoke-free air for everyone.
- Tobacco Education Clearinghouse of California: A non-profit organization, with a mandate from the State of California to make tobacco education materials available at very low cost or, sometimes, free, to other agencies throughout the United States. The information presented in their material is developed by public health and education professionals.
- Not On Tobacco (N-O-T): N-O-T is the American Lung Association's voluntary program designed to help teens stop smoking, live healthier and improve their life management skills.
North Carolina Partners
- N.C. Tobacco Use Quitline Brochure (PDF, 121 KB): Print this full color brochure and make it available in waiting rooms, at health fairs, at your church or synagogue - wherever tobacco users visit.
- QuitLineNC.com: This is the N.C. Tobacco Use Quitline web page. Click here to speak with or listen to people who have successfully quit tobacco using the Quitline.
- Smokefree.gov: The National Cancer Institute website provides Instant Messaging cessation counseling as well as printable materials.
- TryToStop.org: This website offers a "QUIT Wizard" Program with tools, personalized features and a Bulletin Board to give you the support you need to quit or to help someone else quit. Registration is required. Multilingual support and information are available.
- Quitnet.com: Quitnet.com is an interactive online community that provides smoking cessation support. Registration is required.
- BecomeAnEx: BecomeAnEx.org strives to help you identify your triggers... any time, place, activity or person can trigger your desire to smoke. Once your triggers are identified, BecomeAnEx.org provides resources to teach you how to deal with these urges without smoking. Information is available in English and Spanish.
- Freedom from Smoking Online: Freedom from smoking is the American Lung Association's online, web-based smoking cessation program. Registration is required. Information is available in English and Spanish.
- Send an E-Card: Does someone you know need encouragement to quit smoking or stay quit? Send them an e-card from the Centers for Disease Control and Promotion.
TPCB Teams and Groups
NC Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch Websites
The NC Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch's 100% Tobacco-Free Schools initiative website (for advocates and school employees).
Downloadable Community Tools
- 2011 NC Youth Tobacco Survey Data and Trends PowerPoint Slides (PDF, 1.6 MB)
- Encyclopedia of Tobacco Control: Programs for Youth, Parents and School Leaders (PDF, 1.6 MB)
- Keeping Your Children Safe: A Parent’s Guide to Preventing Youth Tobacco Use
- Tobacco Prevention and Control in Schools: Information on a Need-to-Know Basis
- TRU Fact Sheets
- To obtain any of these documents in Microsoft Publisher, contact Ann Staples.
- 10 Quitting Tips (PDF, 515 KB)
- 50 Things to do Besides Using Tobacco (PDF, 802 KB)
- Conducting a Cigarette Butts Pick-Up (PDF, 738 KB)
- The Costs of Tobacco Use (PDF, 833 KB)
- The Earth is Not an Ashtray (PDF, 806 KB)
- Hookah (PDF, 851 KB)
- Little Cigars (PDF, 904 KB)
- Menthol Cigarettes (PDF, 893 KB)
- Spit or Smokeless Tobacco (PDF, 978 KB)
- QuitlineNC (PDF, 880 KB)
- Secondhand Smoke (PDF, 933 KB)
- Social Smoking Can Be Harmful Too (PDF, 757 KB)
- Tobacco and Athletic Performance (PDF, 772 KB)
- What Parent Should Know About Youth and Tobacco (PDF, 795 KB)
- What Tobacco Use Does to Your Body (PDF, 849 KB)
- TRU Table Tent (front and back)
- TRU Cinema Ads
- N.C. Quitline Brochure
- You can print these full color brochures and make them available in waiting rooms, at health fairs, at your church or synagogue - wherever tobacco users visit. These documents are in PDF format.
- QuitlineNC Print Ads
- QuitlineNC Two-Sided Brochure (PDF, 94 KB)
- Overview (PDF, 269 KB)
- Module 1: Introduction; PDF, 255 KB; PPT, 2.7 MB
- Module 2: Toxic Chemical Soup; PDF, 259 KB; PPT, 3.5 MB
- Module 3: Damage Inside and Out; PDF, 262 KB; PPT, 3.7 MB
- Module 4: Secondhand Smoke Exposure; PDF, 259 KB; PPT, 3.4 MB
- Module 5: Some Truths About Tobacco Use; PDF, 255 KB; PPT, 2.3 MB
- Module 6: Social Smoking; PDF, 255 KB; PPT, 2.4 MB
- Module 7: Cigars, Little Cigars or Cigarillos; PDF, 255 KB; PPT, 2.2 MB
- Module 8: Smokeless Tobacco; PDF, 256 KB; PPT, 2.4 MB
- Module 9: Tobacco and the Environment; PDF, 255 KB; PPT, 2.7 MB
- Module 10: Marketing to Special Populations; PDF, 261 KB; PPT, 5.3 MB
- Module 11: Smoking and the Movies; PDF, 252 KB; PPT, 2.1 MB
- Module 12: The Cost of Tobacco Use; PDF, 255 KB; PPT, 2.5 MB
- Module 13: Quitting Tobacco Use; PDF, 290 KB; PPT, 2 MB
- Module 14: What Can I Do to Make a Difference? PDF, 260 KB; PPT, 3.8 MB