Taking action on smoking and health
ASH Scotland’s Information Service is funded by the British Heart Foundation and the Scottish Government to provide reliable, evidence-based information on tobacco and the harm it causes to Scotland’s health, society and economy.
Whether you are looking for information on smoking rates, need background information for an essay or project or want the evidence behind smoke-free public places or smoking in cars, our Information Team can help.
We run a free public enquiry service. Contact us with any questions relating to tobacco issues in Scotland. We will respond to your request within three working days. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 0131 220 9479.
We provide updates on tobacco news, research and information. You can sign-up to receive our free daily or weekly email updates.
We produce a range of evidence-based briefings on a range of tobacco issues. We research and update information on key topics and statistics relating to tobacco control.We record a subject listing of parliamentary questions relevant to tobacco control.We signpost policies and reports relevant to tobacco control in Scotland.We host an archive of tobacco research identified each week from PubMed.
We hold the UK’s largest tobacco resources library. With over 8,000 items, including books, journals, press cuttings and other tobacco-related resources, contact us to arrange a visit to our library in central Edinburgh
Action on Smoking & Health (Scotland) (ASH Scotland) is a registered Scottish charity (SC 010412) and a company limited by guarantee(Scottish company no 141711). The registered office is 8 Frederick Street, Edinburgh EH2 2HB.
ASH Scotland acknowledges with thanks the support of the British Heart Foundation and the Scottish Government in developing our website.