We work with the Lewisham Stop Smoking Service which has helped 15,000 people quit smoking. We also provide information and support national campaigns.
Services to help you quit
Local support sessions
The Stop Smoking Service runs group sessions every Monday evening at the Owen Centre in Lewisham Hospital. You can drop-in whenever you feel you are ready to quit smoking. With a success rate of 67%, this is the most successful way to stop.
For details of what is available in your local area see below:
GP and pharmacies
Many GP surgeries and pharmacies offer free one-to-one advice and support to smokers who want to quit using in-house stop smoking advisors. A range of treatment options is available to those who want to quit smoking and include nicotine products, and in some cases, prescription medicine.
The Stop Smoking Service can arrange for you to have specialist support if you are:
We also support national campaigns including:
Local Government Declaration on Tobacco Control
We are signatories to the Local Government Declaration on Tobacco Control which commits us to:
We want to help reduce the harm caused by all tobacco and particularly illegal tobacco, which is sold in shops, and encourage residents to anonymously report those they know or suspect are dealing in illicit products.