Guides/Toolkits

Tobacco-Free Outdoor Areas

Smoke-Free Outdoors Toolkit

Smoke-Free Housing

New York Guide to Smoke Free Condominiums
A guide outlining the steps necessary to establish a smokefree policy in condominium housing.

New York Guide to Smoke Free Housing Cooperatives
A guide outlining the steps necessary to establish a smokefree policy in cooperative housing.

New York Tenants' Guide to Smoke Free Housing
This guide provides information to tenants about their rights relative to secondhand smoke in a multi-unit building, and guidance on how to work with neighbors and property owners to reduce or eliminate secondhand smoke.

New York Landlord Smoke-Free Housing Toolkit
This toolkit is designed to assist property owners develop and adopt a smoke-free policy in a residential building or complex.

Retail Environment

Countering Common Concerns: Prohibiting the Sale of Tobacco Products at Pharmacies
A document reviewing the common concerns related to prohibiting the pharmacy sale of tobacco products.

What Surrounds Us Shapes Us: Making the Environmental Case for Tobacco Control
This guide leads New York State grantees through the process of message development, particularly around tobacco policy change and its impact on tobacco use among underserved populations and New York's goal to achieve health equity among all residents.

Point of Sale Policy-New York Communities Taking Action
Guide to New York municipal tobacco controls as examples of progress in limiting tobacco industry influence in the retail environment.

Vermont

Educating Community Leaders Toolkit
Materials designed to support Vermont's Community Coalitions as they plan and prepare for meetings and educate community leaders.

Product Pricing

What Surrounds Us Shapes Us: Making the Environmental Case for Tobacco Control
This guide leads New York State grantees through the process of message development, particularly around tobacco policy change and its impact on tobacco use among underserved populations and New York's goal to achieve health equity among all residents.

Point of Sale Policy-New York Communities Taking Action
Guide to New York municipal tobacco controls as examples of progress in limiting tobacco industry influence in the retail environment.

Public Comments

Participatory Rulemaking: A Guide to Locating and Commenting on Proposed Federal Regulations
Guide to responding to federal agency requests for public comments.

Guide for Public Comment on FTC's Proposed Study of E-Cigarette Sales and Marketing Activities
Guide for NY BTC Contractors who wish to comment on FTC's proposed study of e-cigarette sales and marketing activities.

Guide for Public Comment on HUD's Proposed No Smoking Rule
This document provides New York contractors with guidance to submitting comments in response to HUD's call for public comment on its proposed smoke-free rules.