Cessation (Quitting) Programs
- Other Tobacco Cessation Programs in Omaha (not paid for/reimbursed by Creighton)
- Become an Ex: This website provides up-to-date information on quitting tobacco and staying quit.
- Freedom from Smoking Online by American Lung Association is a program specifically designed for adults who want to quit smoking.
- Kill the Can is an online community of people dedicated to quitting SMOKELESS TOBACCO and to supporting each other's struggle.
- NCI QuitPal App by National Cancer Institute available for iOS only
- SmokeFree.gov has several tools and resources for people interested in quitting, and features many program options. There are resources specific to teens, moms, Spanish-speaking individuals, and the general public.
- State Quitline: 1-800-Quit-Now to reach your state's Quitline, or visit www.quitnow.net/nebraska or www.quitnow.net/iowa for web-based information and programs.
- StayQuitMoms is an Internet-based program just for new moms, both pregnant and postpartum.
- QuitNow App by Alere Well-being (available for Android and iOS platforms)
- QuitSTART app by MMG Inc. was developed through a National Cancer Institute program is available on both Android and iOS platforms.
- Quit Smokeless Support Network is a web-based and online community of people who are searching for a way to break the chains of addiction from smokeless forms of tobacco products.
Education and Advocacy
- Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids compiles up-to-date information about tobacco statistics and actions being taken against tobacco.
- CDC's Tips from Former Smokers Campaign encourages people to quit smoking by showing the toll that smoking-related illnesses take on smokers and their loved ones.
- FDA's Center for Tobacco Products is the best place to go to learn about regulations regarding current, new, and emerging tobacco products.
- Iowa Department of Health's Division of Tobacco Use Prevention and Control provides various information on tobacco cessation, control, and prevention.
- Metro Omaha Tobacco Action Coalition has a mission to "Prevent/reduce tobacco use and the accompanying health and economic consequences in the Omaha are via prevention through public policy and education"
- Tobacco Free Nebraska is the state's comprehensive tobacco prevention program that works to: help people quit, eliminate exposure to secondhand smoke, keep youth from starting, and reached underserved populations.