Becoming Smokefree

YOUR journey, YOUR choice. There is an option to suit you.




Available at your local General Practice - contact details are listed down the side. 

Westland Pharmacy and Unichem Olsen's Pharmacy Town site can also help you with stop-smoking support. Pop in and ask to talk to one of their team about the Coast Quit programme


Te Whatu ora Smokefree service:

Ann McDonald – Te Nikau Hospital (based Greymouth and Hokitika) Ph: 03 769 7488

Jeanette Thomas – Buller Hospital (based Westport - Buller District) Ph: 03 788 9238


Oranga Ha – Tai Poutini (Stop Smoking West Coast)  

Greymouth or Hokitika:

Stephen Brassett (based Greymouth and Hokitika) 

Jackie Gurden (based Greymouth and Hokitika) or 0800456121


Jess Brophy (based in Buller) or 0800456121

Smokefree Pregnancy and Newborn Incentives Programme

Are you pregnant, or have a young Tamariki under 1 year old at home and wanting help to stop smoking?

Have you heard of the Smokefree Pregnancy and Newborn Incentives programme?

This programme provides you with ongoing support to quit smoking and Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) (if needed) PLUS New World or petrol vouchers for every week you stay smokefree. You can get vouchers up to a total value of $625 while on this programme. 

For more information contact your LMC or any of the ‘Stop Smoking’ support people from any of the services above



PHONE 0800 778 778 or TEXT 4006


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