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Live Tobacco-Free Austin

SmokeFreeTXT is a free mobile text messaging service designed for adults and young adults who are trying to quit smoking. The program was created to provide 24/7 encouragement, advice, and tips to help smokers quit smoking and stay quit. It is a 6 to 8 week program, depending on when you set your quit date. Users will receive 1 to 5 messages per day and can receive additional quit support by texting one of SmokefreeTXT’s keywords.

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Going tobacco-free is good for business and good for the community’s health. Throughout Austin/Travis County many businesses, schools, health-care facilities, and other organizations are creating tobacco-free environments by prohibiting tobacco use on their properties. Indoor and outdoor tobacco-free environments help tobacco users who want to quit and protect everyone from the dangers of secondhand smoke.

Tobacco-Free Housing in Austin

Tobacco-Free Locations in Austin

Tobacco Quitline: 1-877-YES QUIT (1-877-937-7848) offers free and confidential phone counseling services and resources such as nicotine patches, gums, or lozenges, for those that qualify.

Live Tobacco-Free Austin Resources

Healthy Places, Healthy People (HPHP) brings together local coalitions, businesses, non-profits, schools and everyday people to create lasting changes that make it easier for everyone to be healthier. The HPHP initiative is housed within the Austin/Travis County Health & Human Services Department and staff is ready to work directly with you to make healthy changes happen. Learn More