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By March 17, 2020 June 18th, 2020 No Comments
Service Update

#QuitforCovid

It is well known that respiratory conditions are impacted on much more for smokers then for the general population. Although the exact risks associated with COVID-19 are still developing we do know for any smoker recovery rates are slower and risk of infection are much higher and this is why it is so important now more than ever we make a change and QuitforCovid!

Not only are you helping yourself, you are also protecting those you live with and helping the NHS at a time when it is most in need of hospital beds.

Quitting can be hard but with our support you really can do it! Worried about now being able to go out and get your free Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT)? Don’t worry, talk to us and we will do all we can to help you get what you need throughout your time with the service!

Out team have some great ways to beat your cravings and will take the time to discuss with you how to overcome them and why it is so important you not only use NRT but use it correctly to get the best from it!

SERVICE UPDATE: Based on the daily updates we are receiving locally and nationally it has been agreed for the safety of both staff and service users we will be running all appointments as telephone or video conferencing appointments for the foreseeable future.

If you already have an appointment scheduled please note we will be contacting you either via SMS or telephone to confirm the change.

The time and date of your appointment will remain the same but you will not need to travel for your appointment.

If you would like to discuss this further please either call us on 0800 9177752 (however we are receiving a large number of calls during this time) or alternatively you can go to our contacts page and send us a message and we will get back to you within 48 working hours.

Thank you for your understanding at this time, YOURhealth