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Kentucky's Tobacco Quitline, 1-800-QUIT NOW, offers one-on-one proactive counseling for tobacco users who are ready to quit using tobacco products. This Quit Now Kentucky Cessation Services Fact Sheet is an abbreviated explanation of the services offered by the quitline. Here is a Spanish version. For additional information about quitlines in general, review Quit Lines 101.

Physicians, dentists and other health care professionals

Speaking with patients about tobacco cessation has been shown to increase quit attempts. When health care professionals fail to encourage tobacco cessation, patients may interpret that as acceptance of tobacco use. See these tips, flyers and general cessation information you can share with your patients.

Assistance with Quitting

There are several successful program available to assist smokers and other tobacco users in quitting.

1-800-QUIT NOW (1-800-784-8669) offers free counseling to all tobacco users. FREE

www.MyLastDip.com is a web site to assist people who use smokeless tobacco in quitting. FREE

The Cooper Clayton Method to Quit Smoking is a twelve week program to assist tobacco users in coping with the withdrawal of nicotine with nicotine replacement products and group support to assist with the behavioral aspects of addiction. This is a current list of scheduled Cooper Clayton classes. Some fees may apply, call your local health department for additional information.

Positively Smoke free  A web site specifically designed to assist persons living with HIV/AIDS who want to quit using tobacco products. FREE

Freedom From Smoking® Online, or FFS Online, is a program specifically designed for adults who want to quit smoking. It’s an adaptation of the American Lung Association’s gold standard, group clinic that has helped thousands of smokers to quit for good.

 
 
Resources for Quit Now Kentucky
Free Text Messaging Cessation Tool

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For help quitting smoking contact:
 

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For telephone cessation assistance call:

1-800-QUIT-NOW

(1-800-784-8669)

8 a.m. - 1 a.m. Eastern time (7 a.m. - midnight Central time) Monday through Sunday

For Web-based cessation assistance go to Quit Now Kentucky

Download Fact Sheets:

Cessation Services Fact Sheet

Spanish version

 


Last Updated 11/19/2014
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