KU living tobacco-free to uphold a respectful environment
  • Home
  • Resources
  • Help Others Quit

Support Your Quitter 

Information and Resources

Someone who feels supported is more likely to quit smoking for good. That’s why friends, family members, and significant others can play a big part in helping a person become smokefree. This site includes knowing your relationship style, starting the conversation whether they’ve thought about quitting, and offers live chat. 

 

Sign a pledge in support of those you want to help:

ADOPT a Tobacco User (PDF)

 

  • This site provides general hints of Do’s and Don’ts for friends and family to help a smoker quit.
  • Tips for helping someone who is trying to quit and addresses other tobacco products than just smoking.
  • Aside from cheering them on and making yourself available for support, here are some things you can do that will really help.

 

(Note: Some of these websites are not a medical or government website.)


Join Our Student Organization!

RT @KUprovost : Beginning July 1, all smoking, vaping and tobacco use at KU will need to take place off campus or in the user's personal veh…


One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times
KU Today