Human Resources Department

City of Houston Smoking Cessation Program


Tobacco imageIf you are ready to quit using tobacco, take advantage of a free City of Houston Smoking Cessation program.

There are two options available:

Participate in a telephonic smoking cessation class contact Cigna at 800-997-1406 to begin today.

Reserve your spot for the on-site “Living Tobacco-free Program” at https://coh-tobacco-cessation-summer2019.eventbrite.com.

Spaces are LIMITED to 10 employees per class.

Note: Dependents may only complete the telephonic smoking cessation classes they will not be permitted to attend onsite classes.

Locations for Summer 2019:

Days: Mondays (June 10, June 17, June 24, July 8, July 15, July 22, August 5, August 12)
*Note: Class skips July 1 and July 29
Time: 12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: 611 Walker, Lower Level Auditorium

Days: Tuesdays (June 11, June 18, June 25, July 9, July 16, July 23, July 30, August 6)
*Note: Class skips July 2
Time: 12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Location: 16930 JFK Blvd., PDC Conference Room

Days: Wednesdays (June 12, June 19, June 26, July 10, July 17, July 24, July 31, August 7)
*Note: Class skips July 3
Time: 1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location: 6200 Wheeler, Willow Waterhole Conference Room

Days: Thursdays (June 13, June 20, June 27, July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1 and 8)
*Note: Class skips July 4
Time: 12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Location: 2100 Travis, Conference Room 904

By participating in one of these options or completing a notarized Tobacco Usage Discount Form, you can remove the $17.50 per participant per pay period Tobacco User charge.

For questions or comments please call the Benefits Division at 832-393-6000.