Information on secondhand smoke and aerosol, tobacco-free housing policies, and the Clean Indoor Air Act
Information on tobacco-free business policies, including the health and cost benefits
Information on electronic cigarettes and tools and resources to help in educational health outreach
Information on tobacco promotion and advertising in Nebraska, the impact on consumers and youth tobacco use.
Since its inception, the Tobacco Free Nebraska (TFN) program has received various levels of funding in order to do its work.
Since 2004, state funding has been relatively stable. At that time, the Nebraska Unicameral allocated $2.57 million annually to TFN from the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement. This amount fluctuates slightly every year based on legislative appropriation.
Additionally, TFN receives approximately $1 million from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Learn more about what the program does in the Nebraska State Tobacco Control Plan and Overview Document.
The program works to:
In order to meet these goals, there are several components to the program, including: