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Baby & Me Tobacco Free

Free program to assist pregnant women with quitting smoking. Women who take part in this free program participate in several prenatal quit smoking sessions, take a monthly breath test and then receive a voucher for free diapers up to 12 months.
240 Parsons Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 645-2135

Central Ohio Primary Care (COPC) Beat the Pack Smoking Cessation Program

A free 6-week smoking cessation program. These sessions are open to anyone who wants to quit smoking. Participants do not have to be a patient of Central Ohio Primary Primary Care to attend the sessions. Smokers can get full details and enroll by calling the number below.

  • 4885 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, Ohio 43214
  • 655 Africa Road, Westerville, Ohio 43082

(614) 865-3104

Nicotine Anonymous (NicA)

A 12-step program offering support to those who want to quit cigarettes and other forms of tobacco. People can go online to search for local meetings in their community, in the form of group meetings and even meetings over the telephone or on the internet. Call toll-free for more information.
(877) 879-6422 Toll-free

Ohio Hispanic Coalition

Offers several free services to the Latino community including: homework help, educational after school programs and summer camps; 24/7 translation and interpretation services for multiple languages, ESL and citizenship classes for adults; tobacco free program, free car seat checks, and support group for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

  • Main Office
    100 East Campus View Boulevard, Columbus, Ohio 43235
  • Cultural and Educational Centers
    3431 East Main Street, Columbus Ohio, 43213
    3360 Kohr Boulevard, Columbus Ohio 43224
    3556 Sullivant Avenue, Columbus Ohio 43204

(614) 840-9934

Ohio Tobacco Quit Line

Free counseling over the telephone is offered to all Ohio residents interested in quitting smoking. Callers may receive free nicotine patches and get referred to local resources in the community as needed. There is also a free Pregnancy Program, specifically designed to help and support pregnant woman who wish to stop smoking. Special rewards and benefits are offered to pregnant Quit Line callers.
246 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Quit Line: (800) 784-8669
Ohio Department of Health Website:


Offers free 24-hour online support and help for people trying to quit smoking. Smokers receive help from “quit buddies” and online forums of support.
(800) 327-3822


Offers free support, tools and resources to help stop smoking and quit tobacco use. Users can benefit from a starter kit, one-on-one QuitPlan helpline counseling and coaching sessions, a quit guide and education about the number of ways a person can become one-hundred percent tobacco free.
(888) 354-7526 or (877) 777-6534 TTY

Smokefree Teen (SFT)

Helps teens take control of their health. Smokefree TXT is a free mobile service designed to provide 24/7 encouragement, advice, and tips to help teens stop smoking for good. Visit the website for more information.

Offers free text messaging programs that give 24/7 encouragement, advice, and tips for becoming smoke-free and being healthier (like building skills for healthier eating, physical activity and weight management). Get help from an expert on ways to stop smoking and find a strategy to fit your individual needs (pregnant women, teens, veterans and Spanish speakers).
(800) 784-8669 or text “CRAVE”, “MOOD” or “SLIP” to 47848

  • Text CRAVE if you need help beating a craving
  • Text MOOD if you need an emotional boost
  • Text SLIP if you need help getting back on track after you smoke

Teens Health

This website has a special section just for teens. They cover topics such as depression, relationships, staying safe, sexual health, studying for tests; coping with cliques, how to quit smoking, binge drinking, dealing with an alcoholic parent, marijuana use and more.