Tobacco Cessation

Tobacco Cessation

You're thinking of quitting tobacco. Do you know the reasons you want to quit? Quitting will make you feel better and improve your health. However, there are other reasons to quit that you might not have thought about. Check out Why Do You Want to Quit? to explore your personal reasons for quitting tobacco.

The W&L health plan covers the cost of certain tobacco cessation medications, with a prescription, including nicotine TD patch, nicotene polacrilex gum and nicotene polacrilex lozenges.

Free Quit Kits are available to any employee who is interested in quitting tobacco. Kits include information, resources and tools to support tobacco cessation. Contact the work-life coordinator to learn more about the available benefits or to obtain a Quit Kit.

Free resources such as Freedom From Smoking, offered by the American Lung Association and Quit Now Virginia include online, text and phone support for individuals who want to quit tobacco use.