LST Smoking Cessation Program in Workplace

 

Program Background

In recent years, corporates in Hong Kong begin to have more concerned with the occupational safety and health and corporate social responsibility (CSR). In this regard, sponsored by the Department of Health, The Lok Sin Tong Benevolent Society, Kowloon, has launched the program named “Smoking Cessation Program in Workplace” (SCPW) since 2013.

The program aims at promoting smoke-free workplace and provide outreach smoking cessation service for working adults. Our cross-professional team assists the participating corporates in setting up and implementing internal smoke-free policies, and designing and developing sustainable employee health programs. To encourage corporates’ social participation in Tobacco Control affairs, SCPW also assists the participating corporates in organizing volunteer services and CSR campaigns.

 

Program Highlights

  • Outreach-based: our professional staffs will visit the corporates to provide briefing session and assistance in setting up internal smoke-free policies
  • Health talk and carbon monoxide (CO) breath test will be held in the corporates
  • One-Year Quitting Program will be provided, including:
    • Motivational Interviewing (MI) to assist smokers to quit
    • One-year telephone counseling service
    • Whatsapp Follow up
    • SMS reminders (Quitting tips)
  • Assist corporates in organizing volunteer activities and CSR campaigns for promoting smoke-free culture

 

Program Enrollment Deadline

All year round

 

Service Target

All Hong Kong companies with a valid Business Registration Certificate

 

Program Fee    

Free of charge

 

Service Protocol

Internal Policy Meeting
 
Health Talk (Including simple health checking for participants, such as CO breath testing and Blood Pressure checking)
 
Smoking Cessation Program for Smokers (Voluntary)
 
Issuance of “Smoke-Free Company Logo”
 
Program Completion
 
Participating companies have the chance to enroll for the “Caring Company Scheme” and
“Smoke-Free Leading Company Awards”

 

1-Week Nicotine Replacement Therapy(NRT) Sampling

Lok Sin Tong Smoking Cessation Program in Workplace offers 1 week Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) sampling to eligible smokers to promote quit and easy attempts. This short questionnaire is a registration form of the smoking cessation program (1-Week NRT Sampling). All the personal information collected are confidential and would only be used for record, assessment and follow-up purposes.

Registration Form(English): https://forms.gle/KyGbKby7ZrwAtg5P8

After receiving the application, the registered pharmacist will contact the applciant as soon as possible to collect medicines at one of the two sites of the community pharmacies (please see below for the contact information and service hours of the pharmacies) and provide medicine consultation services. This short questionnaire is a registration form of the smoking cessation program (1-Week NRT Sampling). All the personal information collected are confidential and would only be used for record, assessment and follow-up purposes.

For 1-Week Nicotine Replacement Therapy(NRT) Sampling, please contact us for enquiry:

Prince Edward - Lok Sin Tong Mr. & Mrs. Lee Yin Yee Community Pharmacy
Tel: 6155 4928(WhatsApp: https://wa.me/85261554928)/ 2338 3718
Address: Flat A, 1211-15, 12/F, Pioneer centre,750 Nathan Road, Prince Edward, Kowloon

Kowloon City - Lok Sin Tong Community Pharmacy
Tel: 9723 3717(WhatsApp: https://wa.me/85297233717)/ 2361 1308
Address: 1/F, Luxe Metro, 50 Junction Road, Kowloon City

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday: 09:00 - 14:00, 15:00 - 18:30
Saturday: 09:00 - 18:30
Sunday and Public Holidays: Closed