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Adopting a Smoke-Free Building Policy:
A Three-Part Series for Apartment Managers

Part One: Contemplation | Part Two: Adoption | Part Three: Implementation

Apartment managers and owners often go through three stages when adopting a smoke-free policy. Live Smoke Free has designed these materials to meet the needs of managers and owners whether they are in the stage of contemplation, adoption, or implementation.

These steps represent folders of information that Live Smoke Free has available. If you would like to receive hard copies of the folders and their contents, please contact Live Smoke Free. For smoke-free housing programs who are inspired by our work, we ask that you contact us prior to reproducing, modifying or sharing our work, and that you credit us for the initial creation of these resources; we are very proud of the hardwork and creativity that went into making these resources.


Step One: "I'm Thinking of Adopting a Smoke-Free Building Policy":

The materials below can be applicable to all rental properties. If you own or manage a housing authority or subsidized property, you may also find the materials for "Adopting a Smoke-Free Building Policy for Affordable Housing" useful.

Introductory Materials

Fact Sheets


Sample Documents and Tools

  • Sample survey to give to residents to assess desire for a smoke-free policy (pdf) (Word document)