Quitting Resources


 
American Lung Association
  • Freedom from Smoking On-line based smoking cessation program
  • Free of Charge
  • Offers 24/7 on-line support and resources

Website Access: http://www.ffsonline.org/


Collier County Health Department
Quit Smoking Now program
  • Free of charge
  • 6 week group class focusing on behavioral modification
  • Access to nicotine replacement products

Contact the Health Department at 252-6852 to register or for additional information.

Florida Department of Health and AHEC (Everglades Area Health Education Center)
Providing Florida residents to great opportunities to quit:
  • For those interested in a FREE 6 week session program/class focusing on managing the tobacco addition, relapse prevention, and developing a life plan tobacco free, the Collier County Health Department's next class begins January 12th, 2010 from 3:30pm-4:30pm. To register for this class please call (239) 989-9809.
  • For those interested in toll-free based tobacco use cessation phone counseling, adults are encouraged to call The Florida Quitline at 1-877-822-6669.

www.eahectobaccoprogram.com

Both cessation options include free NRT (Nicotine Replacement Therapy) gums, patches, and lozenges available to those who are eligible. Download the flyer


Florida Quitline

  • Free on-line and telephone cessation and support program
  • Sponsored by the State of Florida
  • Access to key information, financial calculators, and other resources
  • Access to free nicotine replacement products

Visit on line at www.tobaccofreeflorida.com/cessation/

By phone @ 877-822-6669 (1-877-U-CAN-NOW)
 
Nicotine Replacement Products
  • NR products are available for sale at the NCH Downtown and North Naples Gift Shops.
  • NR products can be used to reduce the cravings of nicotine and help avoid relapses. Prices for these products are at or near wholesale costs.
  • NCH does not make a profit to provide this service.

Related Links & Resources:

http://www.cancer.org/docroot/PED/content/PED_10_13X_Guide_for_Quitting_Smoking.asp?from=fast

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/quittingsmoking.html

http://health.nih.gov/topic/smokingcessation

http://nicotine-anonymous.org/

http://www.smoking-cessation.org/

http://www.quitnet.com/qnhomepage.aspx

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/smoking