Smoking Cessation Clinic - Vancouver General Hospital

Access free help to stop smoking or vaping.

  • Receive personalized counselling support and education by a doctor or nurse

  • Learn more about products to help you stop smoking or vaping

  • Appointments available in person, by phone or video

No referral needed. Email cessationclinic@vch.ca or call 604-875-4800 (press 2) to enroll.

Download the VGH smoking cessation clinic poster

Vancouver General Hospital - Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre

2775 Laurel Street
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1M9
Phone: 604-875-4800
Email: cessationclinic@vch.ca

Hours of operation

Tuesday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Wednesday 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Thursday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Friday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Parking & transportation

There is pay parking available at our two visitor lots located on the VGH campus:

  • Multi-level parkade at the corner of West 12th Avenue and Laurel Street, across from the main entrance of the Jim Pattison Pavilion.

  • The Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre parking lot is located off of Laurel Street between West 12th and West 13th Avenue.

There is a wheelchair-accessible overpass from the VGH parkade at Level 4 and a crosswalk at Level 2.

Download parking rates for VCH facilities

Eligibility

?For those who are interested in quitting smoking and for those who may be simply exploring their options.

No referral needed. Call 604-875-4800 and select option 2 to enroll yourself.

Resources

  • Cessation (intervention & treatment)

  • QuitNow - 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 free QuitNow Coaching.

  • BC Smoking Cessation Program - 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.

  • Respecting Tobacco - First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) 

  • Quitting smoking - HealthLink BC