Cigarette Restitution Fund Program (CRF)
Referred to as the Cigarette Restitution Fund (CRF) program, this effort is designed to develop and provide local tobacco prevention and cessation programming to reduce the disability and deaths caused by tobacco use.
Stop Smoking for Life Cessation Classes
The CRF program provides free Stop Smoking for Life classes. Class participants are eligible for free nicotine patches, gum and lozenges with the consent of their physician. Up to 16 weeks of patches / gum are available.
Classes are generally held once a week for 6 weeks. For area businesses, churches / temples, non-profit and local government agencies, the CRF program can offer on-site free Stop Smoking for Life classes.
Appointments for 1 on 1 cessations services are available. Please call to make an appointment.
Frederick County Smoke Free MD Coalition
The CRF program supports a local tobacco prevention coalition composed of individuals, area businesses, non profits and government agencies that plan and work toward a tobacco free Frederick County. Community members are welcome to attend and participate. Meeting are conducted monthly. Get more information (PDF).