Allegheny Quits for Life – 2016

November 13, 2016 – November 19, 2016 all-day
Brittany Huffman
Allegheny Quits for Life - 2016 @ Various

Smoking Cessation Awareness Week November 13-19, 2016

A week to raise awareness about cessation resources available to Allegheny County residents. Interested in becoming a partner organization? Contact Brittany Huffman at Tobacco Free Allegheny or Hannah Hardy at Allegheny County Health Department.

See what events are planned.

How can you help people quit?

Make a phone call!
Call the PA Free Quitline at 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669). You get five FREE counseling phone calls and the possibility of FREE medication (the patch, the gum, or the lozenge).

Talk to someone!
Talk your doctor or healthcare professional about how they can help you quit.

Use the Web!
There’s lots of websites out there to help people quit smoking, including:
PA Quit Logix

Tell your story!
Everyone can use a little inspiration sometimes. Who did you quit for?
Use #AlleghenyQuitsforLife to share your story on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Youtube.

About ACHD

Created in 1957, the Allegheny County Health Department is charged with protecting the environmental and public health of 1.2 million County residents through Pennsylvania Act 315 , the Local Health Administration Law.