Smoking

Do you want to stop?

One of the best things you can do as a smoker is stop smoking, not only will this benefit the people around you, it can lower the risk of many health conditions. We know that quitting is difficult, but evidence shows that smokers are four times more likely to succeed with the support of a stop smoking service. 

Help and support

You don’t have to go it alone there is professional help and support from 'Quit Ready'. Quit Ready is part of Leicestershire County Council and welcomes anyone who wants to stop smoking even if you have tried stopping in the past. You’ll be offered a free and confidential 12 week programme, in which you’ll be provided with the most up-to-date support and coping mechanisms to help you stay smoke free, including free stop smoking medications and advice on the use of e-cigarettes.

The confidential service is available Monday to Friday (9am to 7pm) and Saturday (10am to 2pm) via text, phone and web chat.

For more details or to access stop smoking support, visit: Quit Ready, text ‘ready’ to 66777 or call: 0345 646 66 66.

Last updated: ‎27‎/‎01‎/‎2020‎ ‎08‎:‎58‎