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<div class="ExternalClass4D3E594BEA394D0BA6DEDDA696548B45"><div><p>We initiate and support initiatives related to smoking cessation, smoking prevention and protection from second-hand smoke. Our goal is to reduce the burden of tobacco use to the community through building capacity within individuals to quit smoking or reduce the amount that is smoked. </p><p>Initiatives include providing smoking cessation training, supporting smoking prevention education in schools and distributing tobacco reduction related resources. </p><p>Call your nearest Tobacco Reduction Coordinator to learn more about services available.</p></div></div>132 Esplanade West Avenue (604) 983-6702<div class="ExternalClassFABEBF5A8F3B442E8B60A3AA201E32F7">Wednesday - Friday, 8:30 a.m - 5 p.m</div>(604) 983-6711V7M 1A2BC49.3118436,-123.08037960000001<div class="ExternalClass323442927BC7482FAC9CBBBDE6A392BE"><ul><li><p><a href="http://www.vch.ca/public-health/environmental-health-inspections/tobacco-vapour-products-control/tobacco-vapour-products-reduction/cessation-%28intervention-treatment%29">Cessation (intervention & treatment)</a><br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://www.quitnow.ca/" target="_blank">QuitNow</a> - BC’s free quit smoking service available to all B.C. residents. Funded by the government of British Columbia and managed by the BC Lung Association. Access <a href="https://quitnow.ca/community-and-support/get-free-quitnow-coaching">free QuitNow Coaching</a>.<br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/health/health-drug-coverage/pharmacare-for-bc-residents/what-we-cover/drug-coverage/bc-smoking-cessation-program" target="_blank">BC Smoking Cessation Program</a> - Helps eligible B.C. residents stop smoking or using other tobacco products by covering 100% of the cost of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) products (e.g., specific nicotine gum, lozenges, patches), or covering some of the cost of specific smoking cessation prescription drugs.</p></li><li><p><a href="http://www.fnha.ca/wellness/wellness-and-the-first-nations-health-authority/wellness-streams/respecting-tobacco">Respecting Tobacco</a> - First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) </p></li><li><p><a href="https://www.healthlinkbc.ca/health-topics/qtsmk" target="_blank">Quitting smoking</a> - HealthLink BC<br></p></li></ul></div>Central Community Health Centre

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