Health and Education Professionals
What Tools and Resources are available?
Running campaigns is a big part of Tobacco Control work, to gather public support from our communities on Smokefree issues.
Current Campaigns working towards a Smokefree Aotearoa are:
- Standardised packaging of cigarettes
- Smokefree cars and homes
- Smokefree outdoor areas
- Increased tobacco taxation
- Tobacco retailer licensing
- Current and successful campaigns
Tools and Resources to help you plan
Hawkesbay District Health Board Smokefree Tool Kit
Smokefree Councils Tool 2014
This tool provides all the data, contacts, templates and resources used by Palmerston North in their work with advocating for smokefree councils with Palmerston North Council.
Download Smokefree councils tool 2014:
Tararua – contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Smokefree Councils Implementation Kit 2008
This toolkit provides advice and templates for working with councils. While some of the information and data may be out of date it is still a useful resource that can easily be adapted using current information.
Smokefree Retailers Kit 2015
This toolkit was developed to enable advocating for local retailers to become tobacco free. It contains advice, templates and case studies that can be used and adapted to local requirements.
Smokefree Cars Tool
This is a new toolkit that has been developed for local health promoters, educators and communities to use in advocating for smokefree cars in their own communities. It provides information, resources, templates and case studies that can be utilised and adapted to your needs.
New Smokefree councils tool under development
A new smokefree councils toolkit that combines the best features of the old Smokefree councils implementation kit 2008, and newer Smokefree Councils Tool 2014, in an easy to follow step by step guide. It also contains resources, templates, information, advice, current data and case studies from Palmerston North, Canterbury, Auckland and Australia.