Tobacco Control

Tobacco Control & Prevention Program

The Brookline Department of Public Health collaborates with health departments in Arlington, Belmont, Newton, and Watertown on a tobacco control and prevention program. Funding for this program comes from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and supports the following initiatives:

  • Limiting youth access to tobacco products
    • Tobacco compliance checks
  • Providing technical assistance for multi-unit residential buildings that want to go smoke-free
  • Connecting residents to resources on smoking cessation
  • Working with local high school students to challenge tobacco industry tactics aimed at youth
    • Visit the 84 website for more information

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