The programme seeks to reduce the overall levels of smoking in Hampshire by
- helping and motivating smokers to quit
- promoting smoke free communities
- preventing smoking among young people
Smoke Free Homes
How to make sure your home is smoke free and protect your family from dangers of cigarette smoke.
The Quit 4 Life Hampshire NHS stop smoking service offers free, friendly help and professional support. Call them or visit their website to find out what support is available, including free nicotine replacement patches, gum, inhalator and lozenges
Tel: 0845 602 4663
Text: QUIT to 60123
Smoke Free Hampshire site is for people and organisations involved in helping other people stop smoking. It also supports the national tobacco control programme in Hampshire.
The NHS Quitters Southampton stop smoking service offers free, friendly help and professional support. Call them or visit their website to find out what support is available, including free nicotine replacement patches, gum, inhalator and lozenges
Tel: 023 8051 5221
The Pompey Quit NHS specialist stop smoking service runs a range of individual sessions, drop-ins and fun, sociable groups within GP surgeries, workplaces, council and community venues across the city during the day, evening and at weekends
Tel: 023 9236 9234
Text ‘pompey’ to 88020
Solutions 4 Health also offer drop in stop smoking clinics in the city centre, local communities and workplaces. Support is provided in a number of languages including English, Tamil, Bengali, Hindi, Urdu, French and Kurdish
Tel: 0800 634 9139
Website: Smoke free life
Cascades Shopping Centre, Portsmouth, PO1 4RL - Monday - Saturday 9am - 5pm & Sunday 10.30 - 4pm
Bridge Centre (next to ASDA, Fratton) - Monday - Saturday 9am - 5pm & Sunday 10am - 4pm
How is this programme important for health and well being in Hampshire?
Smoking is the single biggest cause of ill-health and premature death in Hampshire. Around 1850 people in Hampshire die from smoking-related diseases annually.
For strategy, action plans, and other formal documents please see the Smoke Free Hampshire site.