60plus.smokefree.gov is intended to help you or someone you care about quit smoking. This website is designed to provide information about topics that are often important to older adults.
Different people need different resources as they try to quit smoking cigarettes. The information and professional assistance available on this website can help support both your immediate and long-term needs as you become, and remain, a nonsmoker.
Smokefree 60+ allows you to choose the help that best fits your needs. You can get immediate assistance in the form of:
- Information about a wide range of topics related to smoking and quitting
- LiveHelp, the National Cancer Institute's instant messaging service
- National Cancer Institute's telephone quitline, 1-877-44U-QUIT
- Local and state telephone quitlines, 1-800-QUIT-NOW
- SmokefreeTXT, the National Cancer Institute's text messaging service
- Smokefree apps, quizzes, and materials to download
- Publications to download or print
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This website was created by the Tobacco Control Research Branch of the National Cancer Institute. For information about this website's contents or technical features, email: NCISmokeFreeTeam@mail.nih.gov.
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