Pursuant to recent changes in CA tobacco legislation, this page is being updated.
If you have other questions related to tobacco education or tobacco law in Sacramento County
that the resource links here are unable to answer, please revisit this page.
You may also contact Tobacco Education Program personnel in the
Health Education Unit at (916) 875-5869.
Under the Sacramento County Health Education Unit, the Tobacco Education Program works to:
Protect the public from secondhand smoke
Reduce youth access to tobacco products
Counter the tobacco industry's deceptive marketing strategies
Provide training and technical assistance to local organizations working on tobacco control
Increase the number of smokers and chewers who quit tobacco
Smoking is the #1 cause of preventable death in the United States. More people in the U.S. die from tobacco related illness than from AIDS, car accidents, illegal drugs, murders, and suicides COMBINED.