Want to quit smoking? It doesn’t have to be a drag
Your local Bristol Stop Smoking service offers FREE support to local people who are thinking of and wanting to take positive steps towards stopping smoking. If you’ve tried quitting or always thought it was too difficult then our Stop Smoking service is for you.
Our specially-trained practitioners provide completely FREE advice, support and encouragement on how to go about quitting smoking completely. Something which is four times more likely if you make use of the support and medication we offer.
How we can help you quit smoking
We know how difficult quitting smoking is, which is why we offer this service to give you the highest chance to quit smoking long term. You will be assigned a stop smoking practitioner who will work with you, give you all the advice and guidance needed as well as a tailored plan to help you quit.
Free Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) is provided if needed as well as a mix of face to face and telephone appointments with your dedicated qualified Stop Smoking Practitioner.
Who can quit with us?
- pregnant women, their partners and family members
- Smokers identified through NHS Health Checks
- Individuals with Severe Mental Illness (referral required from Mental Health Team)
- individuals with long term conditions that are made worse by smoking including:
- Atrial Fibrillation
- Coronary Heart Disease
- Heart Failure
- Peripheral Artery Disease
- Stroke and TIA
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Lung cancer
BS4 – Knowle West, Filwood
BS5 – Easton, St George Central, Lawrence Hill
BS10 – Southmead, Henbury & Brentry
BS11 – Avonmouth & Lawrence Weston
BS13 – Bishopsworth, Hartcliffe & Withywood
BS14 – Stockwood, Hengrove & Whitchurch Park
BS16 – Hillfields
Where you can get help to quit
Currently face to face sessions have been replaced with telephone and virtual clinics, help is available, simply pick the most convenient clinic for you.
Call 0333 005 0095 to find out more or sign up.