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What Works Fact Sheet: Reducing Tobacco Use and Secondhand Smoke Exposure

Resource Summary

Woman breaks cigarette in half, represents interventions to reduce tobacco use and secondhand smoke exposure.This brochure summarizes information in The Guide to Community Preventive Services (The Community Guide) about intervention approaches to reduce tobacco use and secondhand smoke exposure. It is designed to help public health professionals find proven intervention approaches—including programs, services and other interventions—to reduce tobacco use. It can help decision makers in both public and private sectors make choices about what intervention approaches are best for their communities.