Tobacco Cessation Program

The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County, in conjunction with West Florida Area Health Education Centers (AHEC), offers three ways to quit smoking and all of them are free. These solutions are available to ALL residents of Santa Rosa County.




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By Phone

1 (877) U-CAN-NOW (1-877-822-6669) for free phone counseling sessions and free nicotine replacement therapy (such as nicotine patches, gum and lozenges) while supplies last.


You can visit the Tobacco Free Florida or Quit websites.

Attend Quit Smoking Now Classes

West Florida Area Health Education 
		Centers-New Directions in Community HealthSmoking cessation classes are held in two different locations in Santa Rosa County. All classes are free and open to anyone interested in quitting. Smokeless tobacco users are also welcome. For more information, please call (850) 983-5200 ext.142 or 1 (877) 6-STOP NOW (1-877-678-6766).

Class Schedules for 2014

Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County 

5527 Stewart Street, Milton (please use the entrance at the back of the building).

Classes will be from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm every Thursday for 6 weeks.


September 11 - October 16, 2014

October 30 - November 20, 2014


Good Samaritan Clinic

4435 Gulf Breeze Parkway (Hwy 98), Gulf Breeze.

Classes will be from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm every Wednesday for 6 weeks.


September 17 - October 15, 2014

October 22 - November 19, 2014


Tools to Quit

For those who cannot attend 6 weeks of classes, Tools to Quit is a 1 day class lasting only 2 hours.


Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County - 4:30 - 6:30 pm


Thursday, December 4, 2014


Good Samaritan Clinic - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Wednesday, December 17, 2014


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