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Tobacco Prevention & Cessation Office

The Tobacco Cessation Office is located in Health Services, Student Union Room 120. The office is staffed by Registered Nurses with specialized certifications in tobacco cessation and provides FREE cessation assisstance.

What We Offer

FREE one-on-one tobacco cessation coaching paired with FREE nicotine patches, gum, and lozenges.  

For more information, please call 410-777-2480 or e-mail

bamays@aacc.edu


   Additional Resources

Anne Arundel County Department of Health Learn to Live

410-222-7979  

Free counseling and quit smoking aids for AA county adults age 18 and above. http://aahealth.org/ltl_smokcessation.asp

Maryland Tobacco Quit Line/  Maryland Smoking Stops Here/

1-800-QUITNOW (1-800-784-8669)

Free smoking cessation, quit plan, coaching, information and referrals.

http://www.smokingstopshere.com/

Smoke Free. Gov/National Cancer Institute

1-877-44U-QUIT

Step-by-step quit smoking guide and resources. www.smokefree.gov

SmokefreeTXT

24/7 encouragement, advice, and tips to help young adult smokers quit smoking for good. http://smokefree.gov/smokefreetxt/

Tobacco Free Campus Policy, effective July 1,

No person shall use tobacco, tobacco product(s), and/or tobacco substitute(s) on any property owned, operated, leased, or managed by Anne Arundel Community College, including, but not limited to, buildings, parking lots, college-owned vehicles, fields/lawns, and venues rented or controlled for college-sponsored activities. This policy further prohibits the promotion, marketing, advertising, sampling,  distribution, or sale of the tobacco products and substitutes listed below by any person or company on any of the college properties described above.

This policy applies to all forms of tobacco, tobacco products, tobacco substitutes, and tobacco delivery  devices. Prohibited products and devices include all tobacco-derived or containing products or substitutes, including, but not limited to, the following:
  • cigarettes, cigars, cigarillos, pipes, chewing tobacco, snuff, snus, dissolvable tobacco, other smokeless tobacco;
  • e-cigarettes, electronic nicotine delivery systems, hookahs, and other devices whose products are inhaled and/or which produce a vapor;
  • any tobacco-, nicotine-, or smoking-related product which has an actual or potential effect upon a non-user;
  • any tobacco-, nicotine-, or smoking-related product existing at the time this policy is adopted; and
  • any tobacco-, nicotine-, or smoking-related product which may be developed in the future.
Smoking/tobacco cessation products such as nicotine patches, gum, and similar products or physician-prescribed medications are not restricted by this policy.
 

Notice of Nondiscrimination: AACC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, Title IX, ADA Title 504 compliant institution. Call Disability Support Services, 410-777-2306 or Maryland Relay 711, 72 hours in advance to request most accommodations. Requests for sign language interpreters, alternative format books or assistive technology require 30 days’ notice. For information on AACC’s compliance and complaints concerning sexual assault, sexual misconduct, discrimination or harassment, contact Kelly Koermer, J.D., federal compliance officer, at 410-777-7432 or Maryland Relay 711.