University of Illinois Extension

Other Resources

Smokefree.gov
Web site: www.smokefree.gov
1-800-QUITNOW
1-800-784-8669
TTY: 1-800-332-8615
Provides quitting tobacco fact sheets and tips for handling situations that make you crave a cigarette. Also offers an online guide to quitting smoking.

National Cancer Institute
Web site: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/tobacco
1-877-448-7848
1-877-44U-QUIT
Smoking quitline, Web sites, and publications with information on smoking cessation and prevention

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Smoking & Tobacco Use
Quit smoking resources, including online presentation of the health consequences of smoking.

American Cancer Society
1-800-ACS 2345
Guides to quitting smoking

American Lung Association
Web site: http://www.lungusa.org
1-800-548-8252
Online guides to quitting smoking and hotline to speak to a healthcare professional; questions can also be submitted online.

Respiratory Health Association of Metropolitan Chicago
Web site: http://www.lungchicago.org/
Tips for quitting smoking, free classes

American Heart Association & American Stroke Association
Toll-free number: 1-800-242-8721 (1-800-AHA-USA-1)
Web site: www.americanheart.org
Quitting tips and advice can be found at everydaychoices.org or by calling 1-866-399-6789

Nicotine Anonymous
Toll-free number: 1-877-879-6422
Web site: www.nicotine-anonymous.org
For free information, meeting schedules, printed materials, or information on how to start a group in your area

*Inclusion on this list does not imply endorsement by University of Illinois Extension.