Smoking/Vaping Cessation

Smoking/Vaping Cessation

Provider: KICK IT CALIFORNIA

The program provides substance use disorder services related to tobacco cessation services for adults and youth, age 14 and older in California. Services include smoking/vaping cessation and smoking education/prevention. There are no geographic restrictions.

The helpline offers telephone counseling, text messaging support, online help, mobile apps, self-help materials and referral to local programs.

The program also provides specialized services for pregnant women, teens, and chewing tobacco users. A free nicotine patch program is available for eligible individuals who have Medi-Cal and live with children ages five and under.

One-on-one telephone counseling with a trained counselor who can assist with developing a quitting plan, is available in multiple languages for adolescents, pregnant smokers, adult smokers and smokeless tobacco users. Text messaging provides extra support through daily texts during the first weeks of quitting. Questions can be sent at any time and a counselor will respond within one business day.

A variety of free, self-help materials are available at https://www.nobutts.org/tobacco-users-welcome.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call or visit the Helpline's web site for information or to register for telephone counseling or text messaging. There may be a waiting list of one day to one week for telephone counseling. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for service or materials.
Application Procedure
Languages
Chinese-Cantonese
Chinese-Mandarin
Korean
Spanish
Vietnamese
Service Condition Fee

Free

Free

Hotline/Talkline/Warmline

(800) 456-6386 (Spanish 800-45-NO-FUME) (800) 778-8440 (Vietnamese) (800) 556-5564 (Korean) (800) 844-2439 (Tobacco Chewers') (800) 838-8917 (Chinese - Mandarin & Cantonese) (800) 662-8887 (800-NO-BUTTS) (844) 866-8273 (844-8-NO-VAPE) (800) 300-8086 (Kick It California English) (800) 600-8191 (Kick It California Spanish)

Administrative

(858) 300-1001

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