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Smoking Cessation Program

Quitting smoking is the single most important thing you can do for your health. If you want to quit smoking, the Smoking Cessation Program (Quit Care Program) can help. 

  • You will have five sessions with an addiction nurse to help you understand what triggers your smoking and how to develop a personal plan to deal with these situations.

  • You may be eligible for cost assistance (up to $75 per year) for stop-smoking medication such as nicotine patch, gum or Zyban. Learn more about the Quit Smoking Drug Program.

  • You can participate in individual and group counseling sessions.

Who can I contact for help to quit smoking?
Call the Smokers’ Helpline at 1-877-513-5333 (toll-free) or an Addiction Services office in your area.

Community Phone Number
Alberton (902) 853-0401
Summerside (902) 888-8380
Charlottetown (902) 569-0524 or Toll-free 1-888-299-8399
Montague (902) 838-0960
Souris (902) 687-7110

What other resources are available?

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