Smoke Free in Deschutes County Image

Tobacco Prevention and Education Program

The goal of the Tobacco Prevention and Education Program (TPEP) is to reduce tobacco-related illness and death.  TPEP is a comprehensive program addressing the issues of tobacco and nicotine use.

TPEP seeks to make Deschutes County safer and healthier by working with partners and stakeholders in the community to achieve the following goals:

  1. Eliminate exposure to secondhand smoke
  2. Prevent youth from initiating tobacco use
  3. Identify and eliminate tobacco-related disparities in all populations
  4. Provide help to everyone who wants to quit smoking or using tobacco


News coming soon...

Burden of Tobacco on Deschutes County

Click here for Deschutes County's Tobacco Fact Sheet 2014
Smoking Fact Sheet

Downloadable PDF