Learning to Quit is brought to you by the Fontana Tobacco Treatment Center
The UCSF Fontana Tobacco Treatment Center offers classes as well as individual consultations with health care professionals trained in treating tobacco addiction. We help smokers maximize the likelihood of quitting for good.
The center was named in memory of Jeanne Fontana, who was grateful to the center for helping her overcome her addiction to cigarettes. She made the Fontana Tobacco Treatment Center a beneficiary of her trust to fund current programs and establish an endowment to support future programs.
Watch this brief video to learn more about the center:
Fontana Tobacco Treatment Center
1701 Divisadero St., Suite 100
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 885-7895
Stop Smoking Classes
This four-week interactive course focuses on smoking and health, addiction, motivation and strategies for quitting. The class is led by Suzanne Harris, a registered nurse and certified tobacco treatment specialist; Lisa Kroon, a pharmacist and tobacco treatment specialist; and Carol Schulte, a social worker. Classes meet on Monday evenings at the Mount Zion campus and on Friday mornings at the Parnassus campus.
Freedom From Smoking Support Group
This class is for graduates of the Stop Smoking Class, including those who aren’t yet smoke free. It provides extra support to help people become and stay smoke free.