Public Health and Wellness Adds More Classes to Help Smokers Quit

October 30, 2014

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – (October 30, 2014) The Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness has added more classes to help smokers break the tobacco habit.  Classes use the Cooper/Clayton Method to Stop Smoking.  The 13-week program includes weekly support group meetings combined with the use of nicotine replacement products such as patches and gum.

Classes and all class materials are free.  Participants also receive free weekly supplies of nicotine replacement products.

Advance registration for the program is required. To register phone 574 – STOP (574-7867) or email StopSmoking@louisvilleky.gov.

Below is a list of classes that begin in November.  The date listed is the start day of the 13-week course:

November 4, Tuesdays, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m., RxCrossroads, Eastpoint II, 1901 Eastpoint Parkway,

November 11, Tuesdays, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., JenCare, Ste. 101, 8019 Dixie Hwy.

November 18, Tuesdays, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., South Central Neighborhood Place, 4255 Hazelwood Ave.

November 21, Fridays, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30p.m., L&N Building, 908 W. Broadway

To see a list of all stop smoking classes and to register online click here.