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    Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch
    DSHS Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Section
    1100 West 49th Street, Mail Code 1965
    Austin, TX 78756

    Phone: 512-776-7111
    Fax: (512) 776-7555


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Tobacco Links

External links to other sites are intended to be informational and do not have the endorsement of the Texas Department of State Health Services. These sites may also not be accessible to people with disabilities.

    Evidence-based Tobacco Program Resource List

    Texas Tobacco-related Sites

    DSHS Substance Abuse Services: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/Substance-Abuse/

    TxSSC Tobacco Prevention and Community Services http://www.txssc.txstate.edu/TOB/

    Texas Tobacco Laws: www.texastobaccolaw.org


    National Tobacco-related Sites

    Reports of the Surgeon General: http://www.surgeongeneral.gov

    American Heart Association: http://www.americanheart.org

    American Cancer Society: http://www.cancer.org

    American Lung Association: http://www.lung.org

    ASTHO Tobacco Prevention and Control Project: http://www.astho.org/Programs/Prevention/Tobacco/

    ASH (Action on Smoking and Health):  http://www.ash.org

    D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education): http://www.dare.com

    Centers for Disease Control Tobacco Information and Prevention Source (TIPS): http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco

    The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation was established as a national philanthropy in 1972 and today it is the largest US foundation devoted to improving the health and health care of all Americans. www.rwjf.org/index.jsp

    Exposing the truth about tobacco so that people can have all of the information necessary. http://www.thetruth.com

    The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is fighting to free America's youth from tobacco and to create a healthier environment. http://tobaccofreekids.org

    The Foundation for a Smokefree America is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to educate people of all ages about smoking and tobacco use. http://www.tobaccofree.org/foundatn.html

    Tar Wars is a youth tobacco-free education program and poster contest of the American Academy of Family Physicians. http://www.tarwars.org/

    Last updated August 4, 2017