Smoking and Nicotine Addiction: Other Resources

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American Cancer Society:

Brochures, smoking cessation classes, educational materials, speakers.
Contact your local ACS office or:
1710 Webster Street
Oakland, CA 94612
(415)863-7900

American Dental Association:

Pamphlet on health risks of smoking, particularly to teeth and gums.
ADA, Bureau of Health Education and Audio visual Services
211 East Chicago Ave.
Chicago,Il 60611
(312) 440-2500

American Heart Association:

Same as above with emphasis on heart disease.
Contact your local AHA office or:
805 BurlwayRoad
Burlingame, CA 94010
(214) 822-9380

American Lung Association:

Same as above with emphasis on lung disease.
Contact your local ALA office or:
424 Pendleton Avenue
Oakland, CA 94621
(212) 315-8700

American's for Non-Smokers' Rights:

Extensive information on legislation and local ordinances, tobacco ads and sponsorship,smoke-free travel guide, Teens as Teachers peer teaching programs.
2054 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704
(415) 841-3032

Center for Corporate Public Involvement:

Comprehensive manual for employers, including procedures for developing a cost-effective non-smoking program in the workplace.
1001Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC 20004-2599
(202)624-2425

Department of Health and Human Services:

Research on medical effects of tobacco.
Center for Disease Control
National Centerfor Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Mail Stop K-50
1600 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30333

Minnesota Heart Health Program:

Booklets on quitting.
611 Beacon Street, Stadium Gate 20
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis,MN 55455
(612) 378-0902

National Cancer Institute:

Brochures and "Quit for Good"pamphlet.
Office of Cancer Communications, Bldg 31, RM 10A 24
Bethesda,MD 20892
1 (800) 4-CANCER
(301) 496-1051

Nicotine Recovery Institute:

Research-based treatment of nicotine dependency and education programs for tobacco users (Nicotine Freedom System)and professionals (Negotiation Kit).
106 Thorn Street
SanDiego, CA 92103
(619) 277-2772

North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Co.:

Kit specifically aimed at helping African Americans quit smoking.
411 W. Chapel Street
Durham, NC 27701
(919) 682-9201 ext. 316

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA):

Information on tobacco smoke as a workplace hazzard.
Francis Perkins Building
200 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20210
(202)523-6091

Office on Smoking and Health:

Clearinghouse for articles,printed material, videos and studies on smoking.
Park building,5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
(301) 443-1690

Office of the Surgeon General:

Reports and information on the medical aspects of smoking.
Hubert H. Humphrey Building
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201
(202) 245-6467

Stop Teen Addiction to Tobacco:

Public awareness projects.
P.O. Box 60658
Longmeadow, MA 01106-9979

University of California San Francisco:

Three-step smoking cessation guide.
Division of General Internal Medicine
400 Parnassus Ave., Room A405
San Francisco, CA 94143-0320
(415)476-2151

5/29/98

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