NIAGARA REGION, Jan. 10, 2018 – Free quit smoking patches are available to Niagara residents for a limited time. The STOP (Smoking Treatment for Ontario Patients) Program offers eligible participants in Niagara five weeks of cost-free nicotine replacement therapy and smoking cessation information to help them in their quit attempt.
WHAT: Free patches for adults in Niagara to
WHERE: STOP workshops will be held in
Welland, St. Catharines and Thorold
WHEN: Jan. 18, Jan. 24 and Feb. 21, 2018
Registration is necessary. To find out if you
are eligible and to register for a workshop, call 905-688-8248 ext. 7240, or
The STOP Program is led by the Centre for Addiction
and Mental Health (CAMH),
and is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health
and Long-Term Care as part of its Smoke-Free Ontario Strategy. Niagara Region Public Health is collaborating with
CAMH to provide the STOP program in Niagara.
CAMH is Canada’s leading addiction and
mental health teaching hospital. Integrating clinical care, scientific
research, education, policy development and health promotion, CAMH transforms
the lives of people impacted by mental health and addiction issues.
905-688-8248 ext. 7548