Office of Management and Budget : DelaWELL Program

Tobacco Cessation

Quit Smoking
Interested In Quitting Smoking? Tools To Help You ‘Break The Habit’

**State of Delaware workplaces are tobacco-free (As of January 1, 2013).**

The State of Delaware is committed to providing state employees with a safe and hazard-free workplace, with abundant opportunities to promote individual health and foster a healthy work environment.

The following DelaWELL tobacco cessation resources are available to benefit eligible members (Employees, spouses, dependents over 18 and non-Medicare pensioners) who are currently enrolled in a State of Delaware Group Health Plan:
  • $0 copay on prescription Tobacco Cessation Medications - These medications include Nicotrol NS, Nicotrol Inhaler, bupropion HCI (Zyban) and Chantix. For more information or questions, please call Express Scripts (Medco) at 1-800-939-2142, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
  • Tobacco Cessation Health Coaching Program - Free, unlimited coaching to help you reach your goals.
  • DelaWELL Health Portal - You have access to wealth of online tools and resources, including:
    • Tobacco Learning Center - Get facts and information about how to successfully kick that habit.
    • Smoking Progress Tracker:
      • Daily Check-In - Track your progress and get tips and support you can use.
      • Smoke-Free Journal - Keep track of your comments, thoughts and feelings.
    • PackWraps - Habits are easier to break when you fully understand them. To get a picture of your cigarette habit, print available PackWraps and use them to record your smoking.
    • Tobacco cessation videos
    • “Quit Smoking Again” Conversation - Most people have to try more than once to quit smoking. This Conversation can help you understand slip-ups and how you can avoid them.
    • And you will also find other online programs, health articles and news...
  • Plan My Quit website - Free quit-smoking tools and information.
For more about tobacco cessation resources, visit the DelaWELL Health Portal or contact the Alere Nurse24 line at 1-866-674-9103, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Employees that are not enrolled in a State of Delaware Group Health Plan, as well as Medicare-eligible state pensioners, are eligible for the following DelaWELL tobacco cessation programs:

Additional Resources:

The Delaware Division of Public Health offers Delaware Quit Support and the Delaware Quitline at 1-866-409-1858. The Quitline is available to Delaware residents over 18 years of age. Trained tobacco specialists staffing the Quitline will assess tobacco cessation needs and explore best options. Services include:

  • Motivational support by phone from a Quitline specialist; or face-to-face counseling by a trained local counselor
  • Follow-up support
  • Quit-smoking guidebook, You Can Quit Smoking. We'll Teach You How.
  • Information about quitting
  • For eligible low-income callers, vouchers to purchase stop-smoking aids such as nicotine patches or gum
Bayhealth Tobacco Cessation Program - The seven week program offers you support and guidance to quit using all tobacco products now.

Christiana Care Smoking Cessation Program - A trained smoking cessation counselor meets with you three times in a month to help you plan for a tobacco-free life.
Last Updated: Tuesday April 01 2014
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