community health

This toolkit contains information and resources for Community Health Representatives and Educators.  This includes tobacco cessation strategies, resources for implementing smoke-free policies, and complete toolkits for smoke-free environments.

Health professionals serving Native American communities can earn free CEUs online and help their clients quit commercial tobacco. This PDF contains links to free online training.

This toolkit will support tribal entities by providing guidance on how to assess their organization’s readiness for change, steps towards designing and implementing smoke-free policies, and example policies, implementation timelines, and letters to community members explaining the policy. This toolkit was developed for a broad range of community healthcare organizations and treatment facilities.

This guide will benefit tribal entities by providing advice and the factors to consider when developing, implementing and enforcing a smoke-free policy in the workplace.  There is an example policy, as well as answers to common questions about a smoke-free policy that employees may have.

This video provides an overview of the implementation of tobacco cessation systems change to improve tobacco treatment programs and advance systems of care.

This toolkit describes how to implement, in a detailed format, a tobacco-free policy, including “toolbox” guides to be filled in by users when developing a tobacco-free policy.

This all-inclusive toolkit profiles South Dakota tribes as it outlines the distinction between sacred and commercial tobacco use, shares best practices in commercial tobacco use prevention, provides a guide for assessing the current status of commercial tobacco policies within tribal communities, & more.


This comprehensive toolkit reviews numerous reasons to go tobacco-free, steps to implementing a tobacco-free policy in the workplace, and additional resources. 

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This toolkit was created to promote effective smoke-free air policies worldwide.