TOBACCO CONTROL AND PREVENTION
The Tobacco Control & Prevention (TC&P) Program offers services to decrease tobacco use rates, keep youth tobacco-free, and eliminate exposure to secondhand smoke in Will County.
How the Tobacco Control and Prevention Program Can Help
Smoke-Free IL Act Education and Enforcement
We educate the Will County community on the law, respond to complaints, and conduct compliance checks on non-compliant businesses.
Tobacco Prevention Policy Advocacy
Community Health Educators can help with writing, understanding, and enacting smoke-free and tobacco-free ordinances and policies. Toolkits, brochures, signage, and technical assistance can be provided on the following policy initiatives:
- Smoke-Free Multi-Unit Housing policy development
- Tobacco-Free Parks policy development
- Tobacco Free Parks
- Tobacco-Free Worksites policy development
- Stronger Tobacco-Free School Code policies and enforcement
Will County Vaping Education and Resources
Catch My Breath Curriculum Flyer
Will County Vaping Toolkit-Schools
Just Harmless Water Vapor – Think again!
E-Cig PowerPoint Presentation for Schools
E-Cigarette and Vaping General Information
E-Cigarette and Vaping Resources for Schools
E-Cigarette and Vaping Information for Parents
E-Cigarette and Vaping Information for Teens
Need help quitting? The Illinois Tobacco Quitline is a free, telephone-based cessation counseling service provided to state residents who want to quit using tobacco products. For more information, call 1-866-QUIT-YES (1-866-784-8937) or visit quityes.org.
Become an ITQL Referral Partner
Call us at 815-774-7312 to find out how to become an IL Tobacco Quitline referral partner. making patient referrals to quitting assistance streamlined and simplified.
Requesting Signs and Resource Materials
To request signs or other resources complete this materials request form:
Tobacco Control and Prevention Program – Materials Request Form
Illinois Youth Survey Data
Local youth substance use data is available through the IL Youth Survey (IYS)