The California Smokers' Helpline 1-800-662-8887 is a free program that doubles your chance of quitting for good. We have lots of free tools to help you:
Telephone counseling in English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese
Call us toll-free at 800-662-8887 M-F: 7 am to 9 pm, or Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm, or complete the form and a Helpline counselor will call you the next business day.
The California Smokers’ Helpline provides free services to help you quit smoking, vaping, or chew.
Our highly-trained counselors can help you develop a quitting plan that’s right for you. Services are available in multiple languages and special services are available for tobacco chewers, pregnant smokers, teens, and vape users.
Counselors are available weekdays, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Receive texts that are tailored to help at critical points along the way. You can also send questions at any time and a counselor will respond within one business day.
The No Butts Mobile App
The No Butts mobile app uses proven methods to help you quit, like a personalized quit plan and information on effective quitting aids. Log your smoking triggers and get reminders to keep you motivated.
To receive a free packet of materials explaining the nuts and bolts of quitting, call 1-800-NO-BUTTS. You can also find free materials in our online catalog.
Online Help & Referral to Local Programs
Asian-language speakers and Helpline callers who live with children ages 5 and under may be eligible for free nicotine patches, sent directly to their home. To see if you qualify, call 1-800-NO-BUTTS. If you have Medi-Cal insurance, please click here for more information.
Additional Web Support:
Andrew Rader, LAc. MS
San Rafael, CA
Type Of Service: Hypnotism to stop smoking is an alternative way to end your smoking habit.
Description: Andrew Rader is certified by Smoke-Free International as a Smoking Cessation Specialist Hypnotherapist, and certified by the International Hypnosis Federation
Locations: Marin County
1330 Lincoln Ave.Suite 102 – Map To Location
San Rafael, CA 94901
Type Of Service: Mindfulness-based Cognitive Behavioral Coach/Quit Smoking Specialist
Description: Certified Life and Business Coach with a Master's in Counseling Psychology from Dominican University and High School tobacco educator and counselor in Marin.
Age Group: All ages
Note: This list is revised by the Marin County Tobacco-Related Disease Control Program of Marin County Health and Human Services.
For further information, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ready for your freedom from nicotine in tobacco or e-cigarettes/vapes? For free phone counseling or a text support program at your convenience, contact the California Smoker's Helpline at: 1-800-NO-BUTTS (1-800-662-8887) or visit: www.nobutts.org
To learn more about how to join our life saving work, contact: SFMCoalition@smokefreemarin.com