The majority of smokers would like to quit smoking. More than half of all smokers intend to quit smoking within the next six months and over 80% of smokers have tried at some time in the past to quit smoking.
Call the Quitline on 13 7848 (13 QUIT) to quit smoking or access the Quitline via the website
The Quitline is a confidential telephone information and advice service, available throughout Australia. For the cost of a local call (except mobiles), professional telephone advisors provide encouragement and support to help smokers quit. They are friendly, helpful, non-judgmental and are able to assist smokers at whatever stage they may be at in the quitting process.
The Quitline advisors can also provide advice to family and friends of smokers and to health professionals about the best evidence for quitting smoking.