Quitting Tobacco Is Hard


The tobacco team at LAAN assists in developing a personal Quit Plan that works for you.  Group meetings and individual counseling sessions – either in person or remotely – allow for continued support as you work towards your goal of ending tobacco use. 

Group support meetings are currently hosted the first and third Thursday of every month. Pre-registration is encouraged but not required; drop in to a meeting today!

Are You Ready
To Start Your
Quit Journey?

Michigan Tobacco Quitline offers free information, tobacco treatment referral, online program, and text-messaging 24 hours a day, seven days a week, at 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669) in English or 1-855-DÉJELO-YA (1-855-335-3569) in Spanish.

American Indian Commercial Tobacco Quitline, offered in partnership with the Michigan Tobacco Quitline. American Indian coaches provide services that have been developed by and for American Indians. 1-855-372-0037. 

LBGTQ+ Michigan Tobacco Quitline coaches receive special training and supervision for helping LGBTQ+ people to help create a safe environment for quitting. 

Asian Smokers Quitline offers free telephone counseling, self-help materials, and online help in four Asian languages (Cantonese, Mandarin, Korean, and Vietnamese). Chinese: 1-800-838-8917; Korean: 1-800-556-5564; Vietnamese: 1-800-778-8440. 

Smokefree VET helps veterans who get their health care through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) become tobacco-free, whether they smoke cigarettes, chew or dip tobacco, or use any other tobacco products. SmokefreeVET is a partnership between VA and the National Cancer Institute’s Smokefree.gov Initiative. This partnership began with the SmokefreeVET text messaging program and has grown to include the SmokefreeVET website and a Facebook community

Medicaid is here to help you quit tobacco! Your Medicaid benefit covers all seven FDA-approved medications to help people quit. You will need to visit your primary care provider to get a prescription. Even over-the-counter medications like the patch require a prescription. Most Medicaid Managed Care Plans partner with the free Michigan Tobacco Quitline. To get help quitting, call or visit the Michigan Tobacco Quitline or call the customer service line on the back of your Medicaid card.

Quitting is possible, and you don’t have to do it alone! Find support with these community partners.

 

LAAN is dedicated and committed to helping clients find resources both within our agency and with these community partners. Making sure you get the best support for your individual needs is our priority!

 

If you need assistance in reaching out for support with one of these organizations, please let us know. We are here to help!

Quiting Is
Possible

Our goal is to help people in the best way possible. This is a basic principle in every case and cause for success. Contact us today to learn about how we can help you!

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