NHS Dumfries and Galloway Smoking Matters Service

The Smoking Matters Service offers smokers through out Dumfries and Galloway help in stopping smoking.
0845 602 6861

Stop Smoking Support

Both Smoking Matters Service & all community pharmacies in Dumfries and Galloway provide support to help you in stopping smoking. Throughout your attempt to stop smoking you will receive:
  • Encouragement & support
  • A service tailored for your individual needs
  • Stop smoking medication
  • A non-judgmental and person centered approach
  • Information about smoking, tobacco & nicotine addiction
  • Follow ups for up to one year after your first appointment
  • Monitoring carbon monoxide levels in your body

Contact & Latest News

Winners of Smoking Matters Poster Competition 2017

 Primary School Winners:  

 1st   Bethany Moore (P7) Minnigaff Primary School

 2nd Jenny Blackwood (P7) Dalbeattie Primary School

 3rd  Sophie Smith (P7) St Ninians Primary School, Dumfries

Secondary School Winners:      

Sky Barratt, Dalry High School

Holly Cockayne & Josie Findlater, Dumfries High School

Scarlett Freeman, Moffat Academy 

Congratulations to all our winners

Thank You to all schools who took part. 

Click on the link to see the winning designs.




Useful links and leaflets

Second Hand Smoke Leaflet

Can Stop Smoking  - NHS Inform offers help and support to smokers who want to quit

NHS Smoke Free - an NHS stop smoking site for quitters

ASH Scotland - Tobacco and smoking fact sheets, statistics, news, projects, policies, resources

Gasp - A resource based website for purchasing materials.

British Heart Foundation - Provides support to quitters and for professionals.

Choices for Life - a website giving useful information about life choices for young people.

Smokeline -  0800 84 84 84 open daily 8am - 10pm