Healthcare providers

You play a vital role in helping British Columbians quit smoking and lead healthier lives. To help make your impact go even further, we offer tools, training, and resources.

What is QuitNow?

QuitNow is an evidence-based program run by the BC Lung Association and BC Ministry of Health. We help British Columbians quit smoking using the transtheoretical model of health behaviour change. Notably, our service includes trained cessation counsellors, available to British Columbians free of charge, by phone, text or instant message.

What can QuitNow do for you?

Here are the ways in which we can help you support your clients:

1) Take patient referrals

Refer your patients to us, we'll follow up with them by phone and provide all the cessation support and information that they need. 

2) Provide training and information

Find variety of online courses and training materials prepared by QuitNow and other Canadian organizations. 

3) Supporting evidence

All of QuitNow's services and approaches to cessation are backed by evidence and research. We're happy to cite our sources here.

4) Deliver materials

Download or order materials to help your clients clients quit smoking.