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Free Quit Tobacco Classes Beginning January 2015

By Paul Butler

December 31, 2014

Lake County – The Florida Department of Health in Lake County (DOH-Lake) in collaboration with the Central Florida Area Health Education Center (AHEC) to offer the following free Quit Tobacco Classes: 

Date: December 31, 2014
Media Contact: Paul Butler –  Public Information Officer
Office: (352) 589-6424  After Hours Call in Number: (352) 728-7662
E-mail: paul.butler@flhealth.gov                                                                              
 
Free Quit Tobacco Classes Beginning January 2015
Lake County – The Florida Department of Health in Lake County (DOH-Lake) in collaboration with the Central Florida Area Health Education Center (AHEC) to offer the following free Quit Tobacco Classes:
     
  Weekly on Mondays, January 5th  to February 9th,  6:30 – 8:00 pmLiveWell Fitness Center (across from Southlake Hospital)1935 Don Wickham Drive, Clermont, Florida 34711 Tuesday, January 6th, 12:30 – 2:00 pmCome As You Are Ministry1344 Griffin Road, Leesburg, Florida 34748 Weekly on Tuesdays, January 6th to February 10th, 5:30 to 6:30 pmCommunity Health Center225 N. First Street, Leesburg, Florida 34748 Weekly on Fridays, January 9th to February 6th, 10:30 to 11:30 amSimpson Farm House (Next to W.T. Bland Public Library)1995 North Donnelly Street, Mount Dora, Florida 32757 Thursday, January 15th, 2:00 to 4:00 pmLake Cares Food Pantry2001 W. Old Highway 441, Suite #2, Mount Dora, Florida 32757
 
Thursday, January 29th, 3:00 to 4:30 pmGoodwill Leesburg, Job Connection Center10600 US Highway 441, Leesburg, Florida 32788 
There is no charge to enroll in the program which includes the following:
  • No charge for materials
  • Free Nicotine Replacement (nicotine patch while supplies last)
  • Covers all forms of tobacco
  • Groups led by trained tobacco cessation specialist                             
  • Quit Smoking Now workbook and incentive items
 
Registration is required by calling 1-877-252-6094 or to learn more about the Quit Smoking Now Program.  The QSN Program is sponsored by the Florida AHEC Network and the Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Tobacco Free Florida.