Quit Line Fact Sheet

The Quit Line’s FREE Services

  • Available 24/7.
  • Telephone coaching for Wisconsin residents who want to quit tobacco use. This consists of one phone call
    offering coaching and support.
  • Callers will receive personalized advice on how to quit, information on medications, and assistance with
    creating a quit plan.
  • Wisconsin residents may call the Quit Line back as often as they like.
  • Two weeks of free medication (nicotine patch, nicotine gum or nicotine lozenge) and self-help materials.
  • A secure Web Coach where tobacco users can interact with others trying to quit, get support, develop
    personalized quit plans and track results.
  • Information for those concerned about a tobacco user.

How to Reach Us

Helping Smokers Quit

  • The Quit Line has fielded hundreds of thousands of calls since May 1, 2001.
  • About half of callers are either underinsured or Medicaid recipients.

About the Quit Line

  • The Quit Line is managed by the University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention (UW-CTRI).
  • It is funded by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.

Call 800-784-8669 or text READY to 200-400

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Carolyn Slater
Carolyn Slater quit smoking with the Quit Line‘s help. Now she’s paying it forward