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Counter Tools is a non-profit provider of proprietary software tools, training, and technical assistance to facilitate local- and state-level policy changes affecting the retail environment. 

We are a team of tobacco control researchers, healthy retail advocates, public health practitioners, policy analysts, and community organizers who are making change in the world.

We are working toward a nation where engaged communities and public health workers partner to implement policies that grant every person, without qualification, an opportunity to live a healthy life, in a healthy and equitable place. 

Counter Tools has past or present partnerships in the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nebraska,North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Vermont, Virginia and Wisconsin. 

Counter Tools has past or present partnerships in the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nebraska,North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Vermont, Virginia and Wisconsin. 


The Store Audit Center helps tobacco control practitioners collect evidence of tobacco industry  marketing and promotions at the point of sale.

The Store Mapper displays tobacco retailer locations, policy compliance, and proximity to schools and parks, and tests policy effectiveness.

Stay tuned for more information about our User Conference, that will be held in Austin, Texas in March 2017!