Tobacco Control - Patient Resources

Tobacco Cessation Assistance:

  • Michigan Tobacco Quitline: The Michigan Tobacco Quitline offers free information and referral to all Michigan residents. You may also qualify for free one-on-one coaching and nicotine replacement therapy to help you quit. Call 1-800-784-8669 (1-800-QUIT-NOW) to see how the Michigan Tobacco Quitline program can help you. 
  • Free Help to Quit Smoking - National Cancer Institute: Talk with a NCI smoking cessation counselor for help quitting and answers to smoking-related questions in English or Spanish.  Call offers telephone advice (1-877-448-7848, M-F, 9 am-4:30 pm) and a quit kit at:
  • Quit Tobacco Tools and Resources Michigan Department of Community Health: This webpage provides links to Quit Tobacco resources including the Michigan Tobacco Quitline.

Websites of Interest:

  • American Lung Association: This site includes a variety of topics of interest, such as:  Quit Smoking Action Plan; freedom from smoking support; Smoking Cessation Resources Fact Sheet; smoking and women; smoking and teens; and information on minority groups.
  • Make Smoking History: This website offers resources for both consumers and providers, including quit stories, data and reports, and information about secondhand smoke, youth tobacco use, media campaigns, and laws and regulations.
  • QuitNet: QuitNet brings proven scientific methods to the web to deliver support to smokers. Free resources including: quitting guides; a quitting calendar and a pharmaceutical guide. Personalized services for those that register include quitting tools and tips, and anniversary e-mails. QuitNet operates in association with the Boston University School of Public Health.

Smokeless Tobacco:

  • Oral Health America: The National Spit Tobacco Education Program provides resources that describe the dangers of tobacco and resources to help users quit
  • My Last Dip: A web-based research project to help people quit using smokeless tobacco 

More information is available on these MCC pages: