The Putnam County Department of Health is made of several divisions all working towards improving and protecting the health of the community. Click on one of the options below to learn more about that division.
The Putnam County Department of Health will be offering Freedom from Smoking, an evidence-based smoking cessation program, to individuals who live or work in Putnam County. Classes will be held in person on Mondays from 6 to 7:30 p.m., beginning October 2 through November 13, with an extra class on Thursday October 26. Please note class will meet on Tuesday, October 10 due to Monday October 9 being a holiday. The program will be at no cost to the participants, and they will be supplied with free Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) as long as the supply lasts. Pre-registration is required: pcdohfreedomfromsmoking2023.eventbrite.com/.
Class size will be limited. For questions call the Putnam County Department of Health at (845) 808-1390 ext. 43155.
Hundreds of thousands of people have become smoke-free through a Freedom From Smoking® Group Clinic which offers a structured, systematic approach to quitting smoking. Overseen by a certified facilitator, you will learn:
Freedom From Smoking Group Quit Program Schedule (7 Weeks)
Visit Lung.org/ffs for more information about the program or an online Freedom From
Smoking® Plus if a Group Clinic isn’t right for your quit.