Stop Smoking/Chewing

Click HERE for more information about our New Non-Smokers Support Group.

We offer free, one-on-one tobacco cessation sessions for smokers and people who chew. These appointments are available Monday through Thursday, however, accommodations can be made for work schedules. Call 419-207-2303 to sign up, or for more information. The class instructor has successfully quit smoking and has unique insight to help you on your tobacco cessation journey. 

We also offer free, 7-week Freedom From Smoking community sessions to the public several times a year. Session One runs January 20 - March 3; Session Two from April 7 to May 19; Session Three from June 16 to July 28; Session Four from August 25 to October 6 and Session Five from November 3 to December 15 . Classes are held once a week at 10 a.m. in the East Tower Conference room at Samaritan Hospital. Over-the-counter nicotine replacement products are available at a discounted price through UH Samaritan Pharmacy. Call 419-207-2303 to sign up, or for more information.

If you are not interested in tobacco cessation one-on-one sessions or a community session, below are a number of websites you can visit for more information about other Tobacco Cessation Programs.

You may also want to consider:

  • Calling the Ohio Tobacco Quit Line at 1-800-784-8669.
  • Talking to your doctor about your best options to quit.
  • Taking an over-the-counter smoking cessation aid, or talking to your doctor about a prescription nicotine replacement.

For information on Quit Smoking Apps or links to the best available click HERE.