The West Virginia Tobacco Quitline provides highly trained, certified phone coaches to help participants quit tobacco. In addition to individual phone coaching, the program also offers free nicotine replacement therapy and information and materials on quitting tobacco. Specialized programs for pregnant smokers and spit tobacco users are also available.
The WV Tobacco Quitline, managed by beBetter Networks, has been in operation since July 2000. Since that time the Quitline has enrolled over 70,000 West Virginians for Quitline services.
The WV Tobacco Quitline has added an additional tool to assist the quitter.
Visit the Quitline website to enroll in the Breathe Better Program for additional tools and tips to help you quit and stay quit.
For more information, call 800-QUIT-NOW.
NEW for 2016!!!! The Division of Tobacco Prevention in collaboration with the WV Tobacco Cessation Quitline are pleased to provide you with two videos for use in informing West Virginians about Quitline services. These videos are downloadable and can be used in healthcare provider offices or for community events. Dr. Raul Gupta, the State Health Officer is featured in one video speaking to healcare providers on the importance of providing cessation counseling to their patients. The second video features two WV Tobacco Cessation Quitline coaches and what services are provided to those who enroll.