Smoking Information and Education
Information for Non-smokers:
What's in cigarette smoke?
Making my home and car smokefree
How can I help my friends and family quit?
Information for smokers:
The health benefits of quitting smoking
Why do I smoke?
Quit without gaining weight
Secondhand smoke and SIDS-What I need to know
Diabetes and smoking
Taking control of cravings and urges
San Mateo County Cessation Services
The California Smokersí Helpline website has information about quitting. http://www.californiasmokershelpline.org/
Re-learn life without cigarettes
Signs, sticker and decals for individuals, schools and businesses:
Free brochures promoting the California Smokersí Helpline can be viewed and ordered at http://www.californiasmokershelpline.org/Order.php
Tobacco Education Clearinghouse of California
The California Air Resources Board (CARB) in January 2006 declared environmental tobacco smoke (another term for secondhand smoke) a toxic air contaminant. Here are some of the documents associated with that declaration:
Press Release: http://www.arb.ca.gov/newsrel/nr012606.htm
Fact Sheet: http://www.arb.ca.gov/toxics/ets/factsheetets.pdf
Protecting Multi-Family Housing, Apartments and Condos from SECOND HAND SMOKE
California Apartment Association Smoking Addendum Form
Form 34.0 - This form permits property owners to designate
non-smoking areas on the property.
UNITS- Clearing the Air
Industry Discusses Trend Toward Smoke-Free Housing
Prohibit Smoking in Rental Housing
How Landlords Can Prohibit Smoking in Rental Housing
How Disability Laws Can Help
Help Tenants Suffering from Drifting Tobacco Smoke
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