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New Year New You!

Posted on the 4th January 2016

The Quit Squad is encouraging smokers in Lancashire to make 2016 the year they make a step towards a smokefree future.

The Quit Squad, Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust"s stop smoking service, offers one to one sessions, drop in clinics with no appointment needed, nicotine replacement therapies, stop smoking products and support and advice to those who want to stop smoking. The service also provides assistance for those who use other tobacco products as well as cigarettes including shisha and also welcome users of e-cigarettes to help them quit nicotine for good. The New Year is a great opportunity to quit the habit for good with the help of the service.  

Julie Trezise, Quit Squad Service Manager at Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust said:

''We all start the New Year with the best of intentions and stopping smoking is a popular resolution to pledge. You"re 5 times more likely to quit for good with the help of your local stop smoking service than using willpower alone. Smoking continues to be a major preventable cause of premature death and disease in England however with the help of our dedicated and friendly team we can help you make this year the year of a new, smokefree you."

To contact the team you can freephone 0800 328 6297 or call 01254 283370 or 01772 644474. You can also visit their website for more information at www.quitsquad.nhs.uk