Rural Tobacco Education Program

Services

The Fresno Economic Opportunities Commission Rural Tobacco Education Program provides educational presentations to multi-unit and public housing owners, managers, management companies, and residents in Fresno County on the adoption and implementation of smoke-free policies in individual units (including balconies and patios) and in multi-unit housing complexes. Rural Tobacco Education Program also assists swap meets and farmer’s markets in rural Fresno County on adoption and implement of smoke-free site policies. Educates licensed child care homes providers and foster care homes on secondhand smoke and how to adopt smoke-free policies. 

The Rural Tobacco Education Program provides presentations to community groups, youth groups, senior centers, and to any organization that requests a presentation. The Rural Tobacco Education Program provides resources and phone numbers for cessation classes to smokers that would like to quit smoking. The program also provides information to residents requesting information on secondhand smoke and on any other tobacco product.

Rural Tobacco Education Program serves all rural Fresno County residents.