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Eight Weeks of Nicotine Patch and Gum Available Through Leave The Pack Behind

Leave The Pack Behind is offering free 8-week treatment of the nicotine patch or gum to support young adult smokers’ access to evidence-based smoking cessation products.

Leave The Pack Behind’s online ordering system (https://www.leavethepackbehind.org/nrt/) is open to Ontario young adults between the ages of 18-29 who meet basic health eligibility criteria as per the product monograph. Each order of nicotine patch or gum includes the age-tailored self-help quit booklet ‘Hey Somethings Different’, an instructional pamphlet about correct product use, and 8-weeks of follow-up support emails.

If you would like to promote this service to your networks, free print resources (posters and palm cards) are available for order along with various digital assets (customizable LCD screen and digital ads). To order promotional material, please contact Leave The Pack Behind at LTPBoffice@brocku.ca.

Alternatively, you can re-post social media messages shared on Facebook (http://facebook.com/LeaveThePackBehind/) and Instagram (http://instagram.com/leavethepackbehind/)!

This service is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care as part of the Smoke-Free Ontario Strategy. Combined treatment of 8-weeks of NRT + Health Professional counselling can more than double a smokers’ chance of success.