Getting help to quit smoking

Getting help to quit smoking

People who receive support from one of our local Stop Smoking Practitioners have a 1 in 4 chance of success.  People who opt to go 'cold turkey' without any support have a 1 in 25 chance of success.

Support is available - call our local stop smoking service, Hāpainga, now on 0800 427 246 (0800 HAPAINGA). 

Our staff can organise a referral for you as a patient, your whānau, visitors and friends to the Hāpainga Stop Smoking Service.

Our Toi Te Ora Public Health have information about our community Smokefree work that is towards for a Smokefree Aotearoa 2025. To learn more please visit our Toi Te Ora Public Health website.

Free national quit smoking support and information is available though:

Quit Strong - Kia Kaha You've got this quitstrong.nz