Rural Tobacco Prevention Resources

Find information about rural communities and best practices to reduce and prevent the use of commercial tobacco.

Website - Advancing Tobacco Control and Prevention in Rural America
(National Network of Public Health Institutes)

PDF - Cutting Tobacco's Rural Roots: Tobacco Use in Rural Communities
(Used by permission of the American Lung Association)

PDF - Kern County’s Tobacco Retailer Licensing Program
(Public Health Law Center, American Lung Association in California)

Website - Rural Tobacco Control and Prevention Toolkit
(Rural Health Information Hub)

Website - Rural Communities Data
(Tobacco Control Evaluation Center)

Website - State of Tobacco Control 2021 - California
(American Lung Association in California)

Website - Story of Inequity: Rural Communities
(Tobacco Free California)

Website - Tobacco Control Efforts in Rural America: Perspectives from Local Health Departments
(National Association of County & City Health Officials)

Website - Cancer Statistics and Reports
(California Cancer Registry)