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What’s the impact of tobacco on your community?  Select your city or town from the drop-down box and find out. Or, view the interactive map to learn the smoking rates in your community, and which cities and towns have adopted key tobacco control regulations.

Certain strategies have been shown to reduce tobacco industry influence on the community level. Learn about local strategies that can be used in your city or town and find out how you can help from your local Tobacco-Free Community Partnership. These programs work to reduce the tobacco industry’s influence in towns and cities across Massachusetts. Learn more about who they are and what they do and visit them on Facebook.

Learn about the Impact Tobacco has on your Community

The Massachusetts Tobacco Cessation and Prevention program is dedicated to educating residents and decision makers in cities and towns across the Commonwealth, updating them on the most effective strategies to reduce tobacco use and its impacts. These strategies help smokers quit, protect young people from tobacco industry tactics, and promote a smoke-free environment.