Stoptober rewards for our Yorkshire Smokefree Advisors!
Published at 20 October, 2017.
We love to celebrate success and hard work, which is why for Stoptober, our team have visited a range of venues to see our trained advisors and present them with certificates for their work which has exceeded expectations!
Yorkshire Smokefree Rotherham working with Electric Vape for Stoptober
Published at 19 October, 2017.
This Stoptober Public Health England is encouraging local stop smoking services to work with specialist e-cigarette retailers to join the most effective quitting method with the most popular to maximise smokers chances of success.
Yorkshire Smokefree go undercover to debust stop smoking myths
Published at 17 October, 2017.
Want to know the myths around smoking? Our team at Yorkshire Smokefree have gone undercover to find out the truths around stopping smoking whilst giving you helpful tips to overcome any struggles, so that you can embrace your journey to better health confidently and most importantly, successfully!
Illingworth U7’S Fundraiser / Stoptober Campaign 2017
Published at 12 October, 2017.
Yorkshire Smokefree Calderdale joined up with Illingworth ARFL in order to support and highlight the Stoptober 2017 national campaign. With the success of last year’s partnership highlighting the Breathe 2025 campaign the aim was to continue to educate young people on the dangers of smoking.
You Quit, Your Way with Yorkshire Smokefree
Published at 12 October, 2017.
Did you know that smokers are 33% more likely to miss work than non-smokers? They also take more breaks and are absent for more days than their smoke-free colleagues.
Yorkshire Smokefree, run by South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, can help you break the habit so that you’re well at work. They’ve got a range of support on offer meaning you’ll find a way to quit that works for you. So don’t give up the day job – give up smoking instead, just like Declan did.
Flavia’s Stop Smoking Journey, Entry 4, It's OK to Stumble
Published at 10 October, 2017.
It is week two of Stoptober and, although I have been trying my best, things haven’t been going so smoothly.
But I'm not the bearer of only bad news: I haven’t had one single cigarette since October started (Yay me!) and I am quite pleased about this. The e-cigarette, on the other hand, is another story; it has been quite hard to resist the urge to vape.
Flavia's Stop Smoking Journey, Day 3 - Mouth Spray
Published at 03 October, 2017.
Three days of Stoptober have passed, and here I am, to update you guys on my progress. I would like to have marvellous news, but that is not exactly the case.
I've had a problem early on in my journey - my relationship with the mouth spray hasn’t got off on the right foot.
Flavia’s Stop Smoking Journey, Day 1, The Appointment
Published at 02 October, 2017.
Flavia recently contacted our Wakefield stop smoking service because she wants to quit both tobacco and nicotine this Stoptober. She has offered to chart her journey in a series of blog posts, and this is the beginning of her journey, Day 1 – The Appointment.