Free Nicotine Replacement Products at Stop Smoking Classes
Friday May 20, 2011
The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness, the Kentucky Cancer Program and other community partners are now offering free nicotine replacement products such as patches and gum at 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. The classes are free, but until now participants were required to purchase at least some of their own nicotine replacement products.
Below is a list of upcoming Cooper/Clayton stop smoking classes. The date listed is the start day of the 13 week course. Registration for the program is required. To register phone 574 – STOP (574-7867).
June 6, 2011 Mondays, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., Wilderness Road Senior Center
8011 Blue Lick Rd.
June 30, 2011 Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Family Health Center Portland
2215 Portland Ave.
July 14, 2011 Thursdays, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Norton Audubon Cancer Center
2355 Poplar Level Rd.
August 18, 2011 Thursdays, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Baptist Hospital East 4000 Kresge Way, Education Center, 2nd floor
August 19, 2011 Fridays, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m., James Graham Brown Cancer Center
529 S. Jackson St.
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