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Minnesota Smokers Turning to QUITPLAN(R) Services After Cigarette Tax Hike
Date:4/23/2009

s quit," said David Willoughby, Chief Executive Officer of ClearWay Minnesota. "We're happy that so many Minnesotans are accessing the free, professional help from QUITPLAN Services to help them successfully quit smoking, save money and improve their health."

With the cost of cigarettes increasing, Minnesotans can rely on ClearWay Minnesota's QUITPLAN Services for free counseling, support and access to nicotine patches, lozenges and gum to help them quit smoking. Minnesotans can find out about all the free help to quit smoking through QUITPLAN Services by visiting quitplan.com or calling 1-888-354-PLAN (7526).

QUITPLAN(R) Services for Minnesotans include:

  • The QUITPLAN(R) Helpline - The QUITPLAN Helpline, 1-888-354-PLAN, offers telephone counseling and free nicotine patches, lozenges or gum to eligible callers.
  • quitplan.com - The Web site offers free lifetime membership, helpful quitting tools and activities, and the chance to connect online with thousands of others who have chosen to quit tobacco.
  • QUITPLAN(R) Centers - QUITPLAN Centers provide in-person counseling in a healthcare setting, as well as access to nicotine patches, lozenges or gum.
  • Community-Tailored QUITPLAN(R) Centers - A combination of stop-smoking tools and culturally-tailored counseling for communities of color.
  • QUITPLAN(R) at Work - The QUITPLAN at Work program offers free on-site professional group counseling for eligible businesses with at least eight employees ready to stop smoking.

About ClearWay Minnesota(SM)

ClearWay Minnesota is an independent, non-profit organization that improves the health of Minnesotans by reducing the harm caused by tobacco. ClearWay Minnesota serves Mi
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