Resources for Help

It is hard to stop smoking. But if you are a tobacco user you can quit! More than 47 million Americans have quit smoking for good. Many organizations offer information, counseling, and other services to help you quit, as well as information on where to go for help. Other good resources to ask for help can include your doctor, dentist, local hospital, or employer.

Additional resources

National organizations and Web sites

If you want to quit smoking and need help, contact one of the following organizations. In addition to the American Cancer Society, other sources of patient information and support include:

American Heart Association & American Stroke Association
Toll-free number: 1-800-242-8721 (1-800-AHA-USA-1)
Web site: www.americanheart.org
Toll-free number: 1-888-478-7653 (1-888-4-STROKE)
Web site: www.strokeassocation.org

American Lung Association
Toll-free number: 1-800-548-8252) (1-800-LUNG-USA)
Web site: www.lungusa.org

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Office on Smoking and Health
Toll-free number: 1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636)
Web site: www.cdc.gov/tobacco/quit_smoking/index.htm

National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)
Web site: www.cancer.gov

Nicotine Anonymous
Toll-free number: 1-877-879-6422
Web site: www.nicotine-anonymous.org

Smokefree.gov
(Online materials, including info on state telephone-based programs)
Toll-free number: 1-800-784-8669 (1-800-QUITNOW)
Web site: www.smokefree.gov

*Inclusion on this list does not imply endorsement by the American Cancer Society.

No matter who you are, we can help. Contact us anytime, day or night, for information and support. Call us at 1-800-ACS-2345 (1-800-227-2345) or visit www.cancer.org.

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