How To Talk with Friends and Family About Quitting Tobacco

July 2nd, 2022

Most people understand that quitting tobacco can be a difficult process. For those who have a friend or family member who uses tobacco products, it can be challenging to have an open discussion about their tobacco use. This can be especially difficult when you want to approach close family members who have been using these products for most of their lives. 

Laura, a Colorado resident and former smoker, recently sat down with a Colorado QuitLine Coach to discuss how she should start a conversation with a family member about their smoking. 

Learn more about Laura’s story and the different ways you can approach your loved ones about where they are in their quit journey.If you’re having trouble starting a conversation with your loved ones about their tobacco use, there are other ways to support someone who wants to quit tobacco for good. Find tips to help someone quit tobacco and help them succeed.