What was your main reason for accessing the service?

My health and finances were the main reasons that I quit.

Did you believe you could achieve 4 weeks Smokefree?

Unsure at first

Have you used stop smoking medication to help you quit?

Yes I used lozenges, they really worked.

How helpeful did you find it?

When I first started the quit, the lozenges quelled my cravings, allowing me to get to being a non smoker.

Apart from medication, what else helped you to quit and stay smokefree?

The support I got from the hub team, I couldn't have done it without them

Did you visit the Yorkshire Smokefree webpage?

No, I have not got a computer

Has your health improved since you quit and if so, in what ways?

My breathing is so much better, and my energy level has also improved

Other than health, have you achieved anything since quitting that you couldn't whilst smoking?

Yes, I have saved money

Has the current lockdown helped with your quit or has this made quitting harder?

The lockdown maybe kick started my quit, however I was determined and needed to quit.

What have you found helpful accessing the service via the Telephone?

The convenience of not having to travel to a clinic, and appointments that suited me.

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