Smoking Cessation

 

Resources to help you quit:

British Columbia Lung Association
Quitting tips and strategies online
One-on-one counselling and materials
www.bc.lung.ca
604-731-5864

Vancouver Coastal Health
Regional Tobacco strategy for Vancouver Coastal Health. Information, links, groups, youth programs for people who wish to stop smoking. Links to resources for health professionals. Find a "quit smoking" group in your area of Vancouver Coastal Health.
www.vch.ca

QuitNow
Free service for British Columbians who want help quitting smoking.

Either click on www.quitnow.ca or phone toll-free to 1-877-455-2233 to access free information to help you quit smoking.

Smoke-free Families
A program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation - online
Quitting tips and strategies for pregnant smokers:

http://www.smokefreefamilies.co.uk/

American Thoracic Society
American Thoracic Society's "Best of the Web" review of Smoking Cessation websites. Mostly American sites. Solid information.
www.thoracic.org/sections/clinical-information/best-of-the-web/pages/patient-education/smoking-cessation.html

 

Help - For a life without tobacco
A website provided as an initiative of the European Union.
Offers information and support on Quitting Smoking in 27 different languages.
www.help-eu.com

Mon - Thurs:    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Friday:               8:30 am - 12:00 pm & 1pm-4pm

Saturday:          Closed

Sunday:             Closed

On Dec 13 2019 the clinic will close at 12pm for our annual staff Christmas lunch.

 

On the following Friday's the clinic will close at 3pm:

 Nov 22 2019

The Lung Centre will be closed for the holiday period from: 

8:30 am on Dec 24th, 2019 - 8:30 am Jan 2nd, 2020. 

The Lung Centre

Phone: 1-604-875-4122
Fax: 1-604-875-4695

NEW CENTRE POLICY ON LATE CANCELLATIONS AND NO SHOWS:

We require a minimum of 2 business days notice for any cancellations or rescheduling of appointments.

 

If you do not show up for your appointment and do not contact our office, it is within the clinic’s right to charge you a missed appointment fee $50.

NEW policy on Uninsured Medical Services fees and forms (Effective August 1, 2019):

https://www.thelungcentre.ca/centre-policies (click on the link to see new fees)

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