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Become smoke free

September 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT

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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 25, 2019

Free

Become smoke free…for free!

Hundreds of thousands of people have become tobacco free through the American Lung Association’s Freedom From Smoking® Group Clinic which offers a structured, systematic approach to quitting smoking…and right now, the Northeast District Department of Health is offering this seven-week quit smoking program for FREE!

Freedom From Smoking Group Quit Program
Wednesdays beginning August 14, 2019
5:30 pm – 7 pm for 7 weeks

Northeast District Department of Health
69 South Main Street, Unit 4, Brooklyn, CT
Register by calling Janine Vose at (860) 774-7350 x.124 or email phnurse@nddh.org

Overseen by a certified facilitator, you will learn:

  • How to know if you’re really ready to quit
  • Medications that can increase your success (included FREE for 12 weeks if your insurance does not cover it)
  • Lifestyle changes to make quitting easier •
  • How to prepare for your quit day
  • Coping strategies for managing stress & avoiding weight gain •
  • How to stay smoke-free for good

Visit Lung.org/ffs for more information about the program.

If a group clinic isn’t right for you, please contact Connie Capacchione, Uncas Health District,
at 860.823.1189 ext. 122 or c-capacchione@uncashd.org

This program is supported by the Preventive Health & Health Services Block Grant (PHHSBG), #1NB01OT009192-01-00,
from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

 

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Details

Date:
September 25
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
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Website:
Lung.org/ffs

Venue

Northeast District Department of Health
69 South Main Street, Unit 4
Brooklyn, CT, United States
Phone:
860-774-7350 ext 24

Organizer

Janine Vose
Phone:
860-774-7350 ext 24
Email:
phnurse@nddh.org