Tobacco Prevention and Control
Community Transformation Partnership
Learn about the goal of the partnership and the focus areas of community coalition partners.
Healthy Schools Grant Program
Obtain funding information and materials to support school-based programs. Find resources, activities and toolkits for classrooms and groups.
Learn about the benefits of quitting tobacco and find resources and support to aid in your success.
View a listing of smoke-free housing and learn how to become a participant. Find resources for landlords and tenants.
Vivir Libre de Humo (En español)
Para obtener más información sobre viviendas libres de humo, favor de visitar nuestro sitio web en www.tpchd.org/vivirlibredehumo u contacte a George Hermosillo en firstname.lastname@example.org o (253) 798-7664 (Se habla español).
Smoking in Public Places
Learn about the laws and regulations of Smoking in Public Places.
Tobacco-Free Colleges and Universities
Learn about the benefits of tobacco-free colleges and universities and the resources available to help you take the next steps towards a healthier campus.
Tobacco Sales and Youth
Learn about tobacco sales laws and electronic cigarette regulations. Find resources and information for retailers.
Learn how to improve workers' overall health, reduce employee absenteeism and increase job satisfaction.
Every year, on May 31, the World Health Organization and partners across the globe mark World No Tobacco Day, highlighting the health risks associated with tobacco use and advocating for effective policies to reduce tobacco consumption. Tobacco use is the single most preventable cause of death globally and is currently responsible for killing one in 10 adults worldwide.
The theme for World No Tobacco Day 2013 is: ban tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship.
The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department has educational materials and supplies to help you plan and promote your event. For more information, contact Samantha Yeun at email@example.com or (253) 798-2931.
Learn more about World No Tobacco Day and find ideas for your event at: http://www.who.int/tobacco/wntd/2013/en/index.html
Health and Wellness
- Alcohol and Drug Services
- Breast, Cervical & Colon Health Program
- Diseases and Conditions
- Hand Washing
- Health Care Reform
- Marijuana Health Effects
- MRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus)
- Oral Health Program- Comprehensive Community Oral Health Plan
- Physical Activity and Nutrition
- Pregnancy and Parenting
- Tobacco Prevention and Control