Tobacco Prevention Education Program

Our goal is to significantly reduce the impact of tobacco on the people and communities of Jackson County.

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Under Oregon's Smoke-free Workplace Law, businesses, with few exceptions, are required to be smoke-free (ORS 433.835-870).  Effective January 1, 2009, smoking is not allowed within 10 feet of building entrances, exits, windows, and air intake vents.
This law protects nearly every Oregon employee from the health risks of second-hand smoke.
For information and complaints:
1-866-621-6107 or www.healthoregon.org/smokefree

Resources

The Oregon Tobacco Quit Line is free for all Oregonians.  Call 1-800-Quit-Now (1-800-784-8669), 1-877-2NO-FUME (en Español) or visit www.quitnow.net/oregon/  Participants may be eligible to receive free nicotine patches or gum.

YOU MAKE THE PLAN. THE QUIT LINE CAN HELP.