For Employees

On campus

T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program

Healthy for Life offers classes, workshops and smoking cessation support to Mizzou employees to develop healthy lifestyles, both on and off-campus.

For a full list of these resourced, please visit us here.

T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program
205 Heinkel Building

Off campus

Missouri Tobacco Quitline

1-800-QUIT NOW

In this free program counselors can help you create an easy-to-follow quitting plan. Features include:

  • Quitting aids: Help choosing and managing nicotine substitutes or other medication.
  • Quit guide: Workbook that you can refer to in any situation to help you stick with your plan.
  • Quit Coach: Expert support and assistance by phone whenever you need it.
  • Web Coach: A private online community where you can complete activities, watch videos, track your progress and join in discussions.

Columbia Boone County Health Department


Dedicated to curbing chronic disease, the Health Department offers smoking-cessation help for Boone County residents. Call for information about the program, which includes:

  • Free counseling session.
  • Free box of nicotine patches.

Phoenix Programs


Phoenix offers Freedom From Smoking, an eight-session program designed to help you quit.The program includes:

  • Workbooks and class materials.
  • Nicotine replacement therapy products.
  • Prescription reimbursement.
  • Gift card rewards for successful program completion.