Youth Support Program
The Quitline offers a youth support program for teens ages 13-18. The program includes telephone and web-based cessation coaching that’s focused on what you need. As a participant, you are connected to national and community based cessation resources to help you get the support you need to successfully quit.
Live Vape Free
Teens need a safe way to learn about vaping, hear from your peers and take action when you are ready to quit. That’s why the Quitline created Live Vape Free, a free texting program for 13- to 18-year-olds that teaches skills to quit vaping for good.
The support is text message based and offers interactive coaching meant for teens. Participants can have access to a Quit Coach at any time who can provide additional education, tools and guidance to help you start quitting and stay quit.
- Unlimited access to a quit coach by simply texting the word “Coach”
- Interactive features like videos, quizzes, self-assessments, flip cards and podcasts
- Education on keys to quitting
- Help to find your “why”
Enroll by texting “VAPEFREE” to 873373 to get started. You’ll need to answer a few quick questions to complete your enrollment and start your quit journey!
The National Cancer Institute’s Smokefree Teen is a mobile-based tobacco intervention for 13- to 17-year-old tobacco users interested in or actively trying to quit tobacco. Smokefree Teen’s free programs provide 24/7 tips, advice, encouragement and challenges to help you quit and stay tobacco-free. They include: