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Resources and Links

Quit Smoking Resources

Smokers’ Helpline - (free, confidential, one to one)
www.smokershelpline.ca
1-877-513-5333

Tobacco Wise
www.tobaccowise.com  

PregNets – Motherisk Hotline (for pregnant moms who smokeJ
www.pregnets.org
1-877-327-4636

 

For Youth

Quit 4 Life
www.quit4life.com

Smoke-Fx
www.smoke-fx.com

The Canadian Lung Association
http://www.lung.ca/protect-protegez/tobacco-tabagisme/quitting-cesser/how-comment_e.php

Health Canada
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fniah-spnia/substan/tobac-tabac/help-aide-eng.php

I Am A Quitter (CAMH)
http://www.imaquitter.ca/media-press.aspx

Healthy Ontario
http://www.healthyontario.com/FeatureDetails.aspx?feature_id=4020

Canadian Cancer Society – Breakitoff Campaign
http://www.breakitoff.ca/

  

Information on the dangers of smoking  

Health Canada
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fniah-spnia/substan/tobac-tabac/index-eng.php

Centre for Addictions and Mental Health
http://www.camh.net/News_events/Media_centre/aboriginal_teach_wkshp_july_09.html

Physicians for a Smoke Free Canada
http://www.smoke-free.ca/pdf_1/Effective%20tobacco%20control%203.pdf

Health Canada

http://www.smokefree.ca/  

 

Information on the smoking rates and data on First Nations/Indigenous communities

Health Canada
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hc-ps/tobac-tabac/research-recherche/stat/index-eng.php

World Health Organization
http://www.who.int/tobacco/statistics/tobacco_atlas/en/

Canadian Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.ca/Canada-wide/Prevention/Quit%20smoking/Canadian%20tobacco%20stats.aspx?sc_lang=en

The Lung Association
http://www.lung.ca/protect-protegez/tobacco-tabagisme/facts-faits/index_e.php

 

Smoking Policies and Bylaws

Health Canada
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hc-ps/tobac-tabac/about-apropos/role/municip/ban-interdiction-eng.php

http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hc-ps/tobac-tabac/about-apropos/role/municip/index-eng.php

Federal Control Strategy
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hc-ps/pubs/tobac-tabac/ffa-ca/introduction-eng.php

Non-Smokers Rights Association
http://www.nsra-adnf.ca/cms/page1459.cfm

Ontario Campaign for Action on Tobacco
http://www.ocat.org/pdf/Ontario_Bylaw_Chart.pdf

 

Federal Laws

Federal Tobacco Act
http://laws.justice.gc.ca/en/T-11.5/

Physician for a Smoke Free Canada
http://www.smoke-free.ca/pdf_1/BCRegulationReport.pdf

The Canadian Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.ca/Alberta-NWT/About%20us/Media%20centre/AB-Media%20releases/AB-2009/Canadian%20Cancer%20Society%20Applauds%20Passage%20of%20Federal%20Tobacco%20Bill.aspx?sc_lang=en

Tobacco Tax Act
http://www.e-laws.gov.on.ca/html/statutes/english/elaws_statutes_90t10_e.htm

 

Community Laws

The Government of Canada
http://dsp-psd.pwgsc.gc.ca/Collection-R/LoPBdP/modules/prb98-8-tobacco/policies.htm

Health Canada
http://hc-sc.gc.ca/hc-ps/pubs/tobac-tabac/io-mi/io-mi16-eng.php

 

Provincial Laws

Health Canada
http://www.health.gov.on.ca/english/public/updates/archives/hu_05/smoke_free_ontario_act.pdf

Ontario Campaign for Action on Tobacco
http://www.ocat.org/onlegislation/comparison.html

We Expect ID
http://www.we-expect-id.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=97&Itemid=116

Smoke Free Ontario Act
http://www.mhp.gov.on.ca/en/smoke-free/factsheets/aboriginal.pdf

 

Second Hand Smoking

Smoke Free Housing Canada
http://www.smokefreehousing.ca/what_owners_need_to_know.html

Canadian Lung Association
http://www.lung.ca/protect-protegez/tobacco-tabagisme/second-secondaire/protectfamily-protegefamille_e.php

Physician for a Smoke-free Canada
http://www.lambtonhealth.on.ca/smoking/Appendix%207-Q&A-labourlawontario.pdf

http://www.smoke-free.ca/second-hand-smoke/health_kids.htm

http://www.smoke-free.ca/pdf_1/Q&A-smokefreecommunities.pdf

Healthy Ontario
http://www.healthyontario.com/FeatureDetails.aspx?feature_id=34

Kids Health
http://kidshealth.org/parent/managing_asthma/triggers/smoking_asthma.html

Canadian Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.ca/Canada-wide/Prevention/Quit%20smoking/Second-hand%20smoke.aspx