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Smoke-free homes resources

The Boston Public Health Commission provides free materials and help to support smoke-free housing.

Free materials

BPHC provides free materials (including small building signs and window decals in English, Spanish, and Haitian Creole) to support smoke-free housing. Download the order form and email or fax it to us.

Resources for landlords

BPHC offers free help and support with smoke-free housing, including:

  • answering questions and troubleshooting by phone any issues related to smoke-free housing
  • conducting trainings for building staff
  • attending resident meetings and speaking about health consequences of secondhand smoke exposure and resources for quitting smoking

Please contact us at​ or 617-534-4718 for more information.

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