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
573-884-1312
wellness@umsystem.edu

Off campus

Missouri Tobacco Quitline

1-800-QUIT NOW
quitnow.net

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

573-874-7356
gocolumbiamo.com

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

573-777-3007
www.phoenixprogramsinc.org

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.