Smoking cessation

Florida Quitline

  • Speak with a trained and certified Quit Coach® who will help assess addiction and help create a personalized quit plan
  • Receive proactive coaching sessions, self-help materials, and quit aids like nicotine replacement therapy

Phone: 1-877-U-CAN-NOW (1-877-822-6669)

Tobacco Free Florida Web Coach

  • Free online program to help create a personalized web-based quit plan to follow at own pace and in private


Florida AHEC (Area Health Education Center) Network

  • Tools to Quit program (one – two session) is 2-hour seminar where participants learn how to develop a successful quit plan.
  • Quit Smoking Now program meets once a week for six weeks. Participants offer each other support as they go through the quit process
  • Both programs offer free nicotine replacement therapy (while supplies last), educational materials, goodies for their quit day, and follow-up support
  • Class calendar on website
  • Helpful tobacco resources and information on website

Phone:  1-877-848-6696

CDC Quit Smoking Resources

  • Offers support in quitting, including free quit coaching, a free quit plan, free educational materials, and referrals to local resources

Phone: 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669)

  • Created by the Tobacco Control Research Branch of the National Cancer Institute
  • Provides free, accurate, evidence-based information and professional assistance to help support the immediate and long-term needs of people trying to quit smoking.
    • Information about a wide range of topics related to smoking and quitting
    • LiveHelp, the National Cancer Institute’s instant messaging service
    • National Cancer Institute’s telephone quitline, 1-877-44U-QUIT
    • Local and state telephone quitlines, 1-800-QUIT-NOW
    • SmokefreeTXT, the National Cancer Institute’s text messaging service
    • Smokefree apps, quizzes, and materials to download
    • Publications to download, print, or order


UF Smoking Cessation Program

  • Offers free nicotine replacement therapy and carbon monoxide monitoring
  • Open to the public over 18 years old
  • Free two hour class once a week for six weeks
  • Flexible schedule of group and individual classes

Address: UF Shands Family Medicine, 1707 North Main Street, Gainesville, Fl, 32609
Phone: 352-265-9569
Fax: 352-265-9583

Project Know

  • Offers support in quitting, including free educational materials, and referrals to local resources