Members of the MIT Community are eligible for free, telephone-based coaching sessions to quit smoking, vaping, or using nicotine products. They can also receive a free supply of tobacco-treatment medication (gum, patches, or lozenges). For details and to enroll, visit Massachusetts Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program (MTCP). For a referral, talk to your MIT Medical PCP, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
MyLife Services Smoking Cessation Outreach Program
For faculty, staff, postdocs, and family members:
MIT MyLife Services’ Smoking Cessation Outreach Program offers free and confidential quit-smoking counseling for MIT faculty, staff, postdocs, and their family members, regardless of insurance coverage. For additional information or to speak to a counselor, call MyLife Services at 844-405-5433, email info@MITMyLifeServices.com, or visit MIT MyLifeServices. MyLifeServices counselors are available 24/7 to assist with your concerns.
Concerns about cannabis/marijuana
- Students: Learn more about the Alcohol & Other Drug Services Office at MIT, and fill out an appointment request form.
- Employees and postdocs: Get counseling and support from MIT MyLife Services, a free, confidential resource.
For general information, contact Community Wellness at email@example.com.
Smokers’ Helpline: 800-TRY-TO-STOP (800-879-8678)
American Cancer Society Quitline: 800-227-2345
My Life, My Quit (information for teens; free)
Truth Initiative (information on quitting e-cigarettes; free)