Tobacco-Free Support Groups
The San Francisco Tobacco-Free Project offers a program to assist residents of San Francisco to quit smoking or cut back located at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. This program consists of a series of classes aimed at assisting those that wish to quit smoking achieve this goal. There are six sets of classes per calendar year: 3 evening class series, and 3 daytime class series.
Participants of the classes can be referred by a health care provider or they can call (628) 206-6074 to enroll. The classes provide counseling and support, as well as information on different methods for quitting and assistance in navigating the insurance process for obtaining nicotine replacement and medication.
OCTOBER 3RD CLASS 2017 – Next class starts Tuesday October 3rd, 2017! 5:30-7:30PM
To enroll, call us at (628) 206-6074.
For more information about upcoming ZSFGH Stop Smoking classes and other programs, check out the information below:
- San Francisco General Hospital Stop Smoking Program:
OCTOBER 3RD CLASS 2017 – Class Starts Tuesday October 3rd, 2017 at 5:30 PM
Classes will be held at 2550 23rd St, Building 40, on the 5th floor, in the Solarium Classroom, at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital.
- The Last Drag:
The Last Drag is a stop smoking program for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and HIV+ individuals. Quit smoking in a confidential and supportive group setting. Classes led by a highly skilled and experienced clinic leader certified by the American Lung Association.
- NEXT CLASS starts Wednesday October 25th
- All sessions meet 7-9PM.
Class meets at 290 Dolores Street (Cross street: 16th St) Congregation Sha’ar Zahav
To register, email email@example.com with your name, telephone number, email and postal address, or call 415-339-7867 (339-STOP).
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- Other Local Resources:
Quitting Resource List _ May 2017 – Updated May 2017
- California Smoker's Helpline:
The California Smoker’s Helpline is a FREE telephone service proven to help you quit smoking!
- English: 1-800-NO-BUTTS (1-800-662-8887)
- Spanish: 1-800-456-6386
- Mandarin & Cantonese: 1-800-400-0866
- Vietnamese: 1-800-778-8440
- Korean: 1-800-556-5564
- Deaf/Hearing Impaired: 1-800-933-4TDD
CA Smokers’ Helpline APP!
The California Smokers’ Helpline recently launched a NEW smart phone app to provide a mobile version of their quitting services. The app comes with tools that help create a stop smoking plan, track triggers, and finding motivation to change the user’s smoking. The app is available for iPhone only.
- Center for Disease Control and Prevention: