Stop smoking services

The Southend participating pharmacy scheme

If you are ready and motivated to quit, a flexible walk-in service is available at any of the following participating pharmacies.

To be part of this scheme, you are required to

  1. Pay a one-off prescription fee (unless exempt).
  2. Register, and set a quit date within one week from registration.

The offer

The Service will fund weekly combination Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) (patch and one oral NRT) for 12-weeks.


  1. You must be ready and motivated to complete the programme.
  2. You are required to attend weekly appointments at the Pharmacy.
  3. You will receive weekly NRT on the basis that you remain smoke free.
  4. You may be asked to provide an on-site Carbon Monoxide test as part of your programme.

Contact the stop smoking service

Telephone: 01702 212000

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