Stop Smoking

Stopping smoking is the one single thing you can do to dramatically increase your chances of living a longer life. There are lots of ways to quit smoking, you just need to choose what works best for you.

Types of Support Available

Newcastle Stop Smoking Service

Get free and friendly expert advice, from people who know what works.

Seeing a local stop smoking adviser is free and will boost your chances of quitting. You can see a trained adviser alone or in a group. Your adviser will give you advice about stop smoking medication that may help you quit, such as; Nicotine Replacement Therapy or e-cigarettes, supporting you throughout your quit attempt. The service is free of charge and is open to anyone working or living in Newcastle who wants to quit smoking.

The Newcastle Stop Smoking Service is available in many pharmacies and other familiar places in the city such as, the Grainger Market and some community centres. See a full list of the free community drop-in sessions  and drop into the one that most suits you. You do not need an appointment.

Contact Details for Newcastle Stop Smoking Service

Telephone: 0191 269 1103
Text: 07809 105837
Facebook: Search for Newcastle Stop Smoking Service
Twitter: @quit_newcastle

Pharmacy Support

Call into your local pharmacy and ask for specialist stop smoking support.

Digital Support

If you prefer to go digital to get support direct to your phone, laptop or tablet via email or text, go to the NHS Smokefree website to find out more

 

Did you know?

You can also join Stoptober, the annual Public Health England campaign to help people stop smoking for at least 28 consecutive days.

Need more information?

For more information on stopping smoking and handy tools and tips, visit the NHS Choices.

Find out more about 16 cancers that smoking causes with tips on how to stop smoking at Quit 16.

 

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