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Welcome! 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, nutrition 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 place. 
 

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

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


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.

Our Fall 2015 Training Institute and User Conference brings together old and new partners in POS to further policy implementation.