This website uses cookies. By continuing you are agreeing to our privacy policy.

Smokefree Illinois

Broken Cigarette

Smokefree Illinois continues advocating for policies that reduce exposure to secondhand smoke and tobacco related disease. Current initiatives include maintaining the Smokefree Illinois Act, and working toward policies in Smokefree Housing and Tobacco-Free Campuses and Parks.

What is the Smokefree Illinois Act? As of January 1, 2008, the Smokefree Illinois Act requires that public places and places of employment must be completely smokefree inside and within 15 feet from entrances, exits, windows that open and ventilation intakes.

  • Smokefree Housing
    Information for health professionals, tenants and property owners/managers on the importance and implementation of smokefree multi-unit housing policies.
  • Tobacco-Free Campuses
    Information for health professionals and college/university administrators on how to make their campuses tobacco-free.
  • Tobacco-Free Parks
    Information for health professionals and residents on passing tobacco-free policies for parks and other outdoor areas.
Red button with telephone
Ask An Expert

Questions about your lung health? Need help finding healthcare? Call 1-800-LUNGUSA.

Get help
Red button of two hand prints
We need your generous support

Make a difference by delivering research, education and advocacy to those impacted by lung disease.

Button of turquoise LUNG FORCE swirl

LUNG FORCE unites women and their loved ones across the country to stand together in the fight against lung cancer.

Get involved
Join the fight for healthy lungs and healthy air.
Donate Now.