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Seton Health Center The Butt Stops Here Program

2012 Butt Stops Here Program Schedule

Mondays, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

At four convenient locations!

Albany Medical Center*
So Clinical Campus, 25 Hackett Blvd. Albany

Ellis Health Center*
600 McClellan Street, Schenectady

St. Mary’s Hospital
1300 Massachusetts Avenue, Troy

St. Peter’s Cancer Center*
317 So. Manning Boulevard, Albany

* Please note only St. Mary’s will be holding sessions over the summer. The remaining locations will end in June and resume in September.

Enroll at anytime!

The Butt Stops Here is an award winning program developed by Seton Health. It has helped thousands stop smoking!

You may enroll at any time. The program fee is $40 for seven 1-hour sessions with the option of signing up for additional support sessions. The program is covered by some health plans and includes a workbook and a 4-week supply of nicotine patches or gum.

To register, or for more information, call (518) 459-2550 or email Donna at dorlando@setonhealth.org.

The Courage to Quit

2 Locations and FREE of charge!

Capital City Rescue Mission
259 So. Pearl Street, Albany
Every Thursday, 7:30 – 8:30 pm

City Mission of Schenectady
425 Hamilton Street, Schenectady
Every Monday, 6:30 – 7:30 pm

The Butt Stops Here Certification Cessation Training Program

The Center offers a full day training on how to conduct smoking cessation counseling services. The training includes tobacco education, counseling skills, information on the various quit smoking medications, and techniques/strategies on helping smokers stay quit. This training is ideal for a variety of professionals with an interest in and commitment to assisting others in becoming tobacco free.

The next scheduled training is Friday, October 4, 2013. For more information or to register, go to www.quitsolutions.org

Online Quit Resources

The New York State Quitline keeps a comprehensive list of links to web sites that have tobacco-related news and information to help you stop smoking. Visit the Quitline for more information.