Leave the Pack Behind

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Alternate Name LTPB
Public Comments The office does not accept walk-ins
Location & Accessibility
Site Location University and College campuses across Ontario
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
Brock University
1812 Sir Isaac Brock Wy, Plaza 514
St Catharines, ON L2S 3A1
Intersection Isaac Brock Blvd N and Sir Isaac Brock Way
Mailing Address c/o Leave the Pack Behind
Physical Access Not Applicable - Information and resources are accessed online, through local public health units and/or university and college health units
Description and Services
Description (Service) A tobacco control program that offers young adults smoking and quitting information, personalized support, and quitting resources. It includes the “wouldurather” contest, free 8-week treatment of nicotine patches/gum (while supplies last) and age-tailored quit smoking booklets. 
Nicotine Replacement Therapy -- Young adults may be eligible for 8-weeks of free nicotine patches or gum for free, delivered to their door. Orders must be placed online through the Leave The Pack Behind’s online ordering platform. 
Self-help Books -- LTPB’s mini-booklets are evidence-based and proven to work for young adults. These booklets offer tips for dealing with people who nag them to quit and offers information about quitting and strategies that help handle nicotine withdrawal and control cravings. 
The annual contest -- Young adults can choose to quit, cut back, or stay tobacco-free for a chance to win up to $5,000 in the January contest. The contest has been proven to increase young adults’ odds of becoming tobacco-free! For more information: https://wouldurather.ca/ 
Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Young adults living in Ontario
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Smoking/Vaping Cessation ~ Young Adults ; Tobacco Use Education/Prevention ~ Young Adults
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-688-5550 ext 4992
Fax 905-984-4847
E-Mail ltpboffice@brocku.ca
Website www.leavethepackbehind.org

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