Why smoke-free?

Change is in the Air: An Action Guide for Establishing Smoke-Free Public Housing and Multifamily Properties (HUD)

HUD memo on medical marijuana

Implementing HUD’s Smoke-free Rule (HUD)

Instituting Smoke-free Housing: Final Rule

Organizations serving public housing residents (CDC)

Questions and Answers on HUD’s Smoke Free Public Housing Proposed Rule (HUD)

Smoke-free Policy Recommended Checklist (HUD)

US Surgeon General Report

Resident engagement

Thirdhand Smoke in Apartments and Condos (ANRF)

Smoke-free Policy Information for Residents (HUD)

Staff training

Foundations for a Successful Smoke-Free Policy (A training for people who work in public housing) (Smokefree Public Housing Project)

PHA Staff Tips (HUD)

Community partnerships

American Cancer Society

American Lung Association

CDC Office on Smoking and Health

HUD Office of Public and Indian Housing

HUD Regional Offices

National Association of Community Health Centers

Smoke-free Housing Options (Americans for Non‐smokers Rights Foundation)

Supporting smoking cessation

Get Help Quitting Tobacco (American Cancer Society)

Information and professional assistance for people trying to quit smoking (

LiveHelp Online Chat (NCI)

National Cancer Institute Quitline (NCI)
877-44U-QUIT (877-448-7848)

SmokefreeTXT (NCI)

State Telephone Quitlines (NCI)
800-QUIT-NOW (800-784-8669)

State Tobacco Cessation Coverage Database (American Lung Association)

Effective enforcement

Devices and Tests to Detect Smoking (My Smokefree Housing)