Do You Want to Quit Smoking Cigarettes?

We can help. Attend a free STOP cessation workshop presented by a Toronto Public Health Nurse to learn about:

  • Cessation strategies – how to start a quit attempt
  • Nicotine Replacement Therapy – the different types and how to use them
  • Resources for quitting – eligible participants will receive free nicotine patches

See a list of available STOP workshop dates below.

 

To register, call 416-338-7600, Option 1.

Cessation Workshop

Mount Dennis Library

1123 Weston Road.

Date: Thursday October 18, 2018

Time: 6 – 9 p.m.

Cessation Workshop

Mount Dennis Library

1123 Weston Road.

Date: Thursday October 18, 2018

Time: 6 – 9 p.m.

Get a Quit Kit

For a free Quit Kit, contact Toronto Public Health at publichealth@toronto.ca**

**The personal information in this email is collected under the authority of the Health Protection and Promotion Act, 1990, s. 9.

Our Quit Kit includes:

  • sugarless gum
  • a stress ball
  • a toothbrush
  • other tools to help you through your cravings

Additional Resources

In August 2011, the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care announced funding for the Pharmacy Smoking Cessation Program; pharmacists provide quit smoking counselling for people receiving the Ontario Drug Benefit.

In October 2012, the Ontario government gave pharmacists the authority to prescribe drugs to help people quit tobacco.

You can also speak to a quit coach at Smokers’ Helpline at 1-877-513-5333. Personalized telephone counselling is available in 100 languages.