Free phone support for quitting smoking

Sometimes it helps to talk it out. Whether you have a one-off question or are looking to be part of Smokers' Helpline’s phone program, experts are here to support you and answer your questions. Smokers' Helpline service is free and confidential.

Smokers' Helpline

Smokers' Helpline is a free, confidential service operated by the Canadian Cancer Society offering support and information about quitting smoking and tobacco use. They are open YUKON TIME Mondays-Thursday 5am-6pm, Fridays 5am-3pm, and Weekends 5am-2pm. You can reach them toll-free at 1 877-513-5333 to receive confidential, non-judgemental support from trained Quit Coaches. They will help you deal with cravings, stay motivated and increase your chances of staying quit for good. Translation services available as needed.

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Who should call the helpline?

Quit Counsellors will help many different people for a whole variety of reasons, including:

  • smokers who are not sure they are ready to quit
  • smokers who are ready to quit within the next 30 days
  • people who are currently quit but require extra support
  • anxious callers who are on the verge of a slip
  • people who want information on how to help friends or family quit
  • Health Care Professionals seeking information on helping others quit