Tuesday January 3, 2012
Start the New Year right – become a nonsmoker!
The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness, the Kentucky Cancer Program and other community partners are offering free stop smoking classes using the Cooper/Clayton method. The Cooper/Clayton method to stop smoking is a 13 week program that includes weekly support group meetings combined with the use of nicotine replacement products such as patches and gum. Participants receive free weekly supplies of nicotine replacement products.
All classes, educational materials and nicotine replacement products provided are free. Advance registration for the program is required. To register phone 574 – STOP (574-7867) or email StopSmoking@louisvilleky.gov
Below is a list of Cooper/Clayton stop smoking classes. The date listed is the start day of the 13 week course.
January 12, 2012 - Thursdays, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., Newburg Branch of the Louisville Free Public Library, 4800 Exeter Ave.
January 18, 2012 - Wednesdays, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Jewish Hospital, Auditorium, 100 E. Liberty St.
January 19, 2012 - Thursdays, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness, 400 E. Gray St.
January 19, 2012 - Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Norton Suburban Hospital, Medical Plaza III, 2nd floor conference room, 4001 Dutchmans Ln.
January 23, 2012 - Mondays, 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., Baptist Hospital East, Education Center, 2nd floor, Room 2G, 4000 Kresge Way.
January 25, 2012 - Wednesdays, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Clarksville Public Library, 1312 Eastern Blvd., Clarksville. IN.
January 27, 2012 - Fridays, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., Kentucky Cancer Program, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, 1st floor Resource Center, 529 S. Jackson St.
In January the Oldham County Health Department will begin a series on Saturdays. Call (502) 640-5427 for details on those classes.
February 23, 2012 - Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Family Health Centers Portland, 2215 Portland Ave.
February 28, 2012 - Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Oldham County Health Department, 1786 Commerce Pkwy., LaGrange, KY.
February 29, 2012 - Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., Green Castle Baptist Church, 4970 Murphy Ln.
March 5, 2012 - Mondays, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., Family Health Centers Portland, 2215 Portland Ave.
March 14, 2012 - Wednesdays, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., Park Du Valle Community Health Center, 3015 Wilson Ave.
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