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FirstQuit Program to be Offered Beginning in July
Posted Date:
7/9/2012

The Town of Aberdeen is proud to once again offer the FirstQuit program, sponsored by First Health of the Carolinas, as a FREE class to all Town employees.  Fees for this program normally run up to $50 per person, but Town employees will have the opportunity to participate during work hours, at no cost. 

FirstQuit is a comprehensive program using the latest techniques to assist tobacco users through the process of quitting smoking, chewing and other forms of tobacco use.

The program includes the following:

- Customized quit plan

- Small group and one-to-one health education

- Identification of triggers

- Coping strategies

- Medications (Nicotine patches, gum & lozenges)

- Regular support groups

The class will meet on a weekly basis, beginning on Wednesday, July 11th at 8:30 a.m. at the Town Hall.  Classes will continue for 6 weeks with classes to be held on 7/11, 7/18, 7/25, 8/1, 8/8, and 8/15. 

If you are interested in participating in this program, please contact Regina of Jamie to sign up. 

 

 

Town of Aberdeen  -  115 N. Poplar Street, Post Office Box 785  -  Aberdeen, NC 28315  -  Phone: 910-944-1115
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