Service updates

The Yorkshire Smokefree team are delivering support and service within workplaces throughout the region, helping to promote and develop a healthier, positive work environment across South Yorkshire. Doncaster prison is going smoke free this year, so the Doncaster Stop Smoking team went to deliver an introductory session with staff members.

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Do you want to get fit and stop smoking? Our Doncaster service has an exciting new initiative to help you do just that.

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Our team have been visiting local GP practices who have achieved the highest quit rates in the Doncaster area and presenting them with certificates for their hard work and performance for year 2015-2016.

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More Doncaster Quitters becoming Smoke Free

Published on 07 July, 2016

The number of people in Doncaster quitting cigarettes by using the Yorkshire Smokefree service has increased by more than a quarter in the past year. In 2015/16 1338 people stopped smoking, a big increase on 2014/15 when 1058 people quit.

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No Smoking Day at Eaton Lighting

Published on 10 March, 2016

Yorkshire Smokefree advisor Mark Falconer was at Eaton Lighting in Doncaster yesterday promoting No Smoking Day.

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The two Doncaster quitters took part in our recent workplace sessions at SKANSKA in Bentley. Over the past few weeks they have come a long way and are now feeling healthier and fitter than ever.

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Doncaster Smokefree packed up their leaflets and joined in at the health promotion at the Redmond Centre in Doncaster.

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Can you spot our lovely stop smoking stall in Doncaster today?

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Danielle quits for her Family

Published on 21 April, 2015

We’d like to congratulate Danielle for successfully quitting smoking. Danielle, who used our services in Doncaster, decided to quit because she had simply had enough of smoking.

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Danielle successfully beats the habit!

Published on 08 April, 2015

After years of smoking, Danielle had decided that she’d had enough. With 5 daughters at home, she wanted to set the best example for her girls and be healthy not only for herself but for her family.

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Elizabeth’s 2 year smoke-free anniversary!

Published on 12 March, 2015

No Smoking Day 2015 marks 59 year old Elizabeth’s 2 year smoke-free anniversary! She came to pay us a visit in our Doncaster quit shop......

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Debbie breaks the routine and quits!

Published on 09 March, 2015

Debbie has tried to quit smoking several times over the last few years but never been successful. After her mum was recently diagnosed with lung cancer, Debbie decided that the time had come for her to cut of the habit for good. She was incredibly motivated to stop smoking for her mum because of her illness - so she did.

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Sarah becomes smoke free after 25 years

Published on 12 January, 2015

Having 3 cancer scares within days, a tooth infection that wouldn't budge and a two disabled children she decided to quit her 30 a day habit. For the health of herself and her family she overcame the difficulties and is now feeling much more energetic (with a cleared infection!)

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We can help you quit, your way – that’s the message from Yorkshire Smokefree to smokers in the Doncaster area thinking of quitting in the New Year.

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MP opens new stop smoking shop in Doncaster

Published on 31 October, 2014

Doncaster MP Rosie Winterton opened our new Yorkshire Smokefree NHS quit shop in Doncaster town centre on 1 October 2014.

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