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Mom's Quit Connection for Families

Mom's Quit Connection for Families is a free smoking cessation program available to pregnant and parenting individuals, their partners and family members who live with or care for children 7 years old and younger. Given the influential role of health care providers in cessation efforts, the program offers a package of specialized services to assist providers in helping patients quit tobacco. Services include customized on-site staff training, webinars, streamlined referral process to link patients to free quit programs, professional development and patient educational materials.   

Providers who refer patients to Mom's Quit Connection for Families can feel confident in that decision. The program employs a highly effective cessation model with quit and reduction rates that consistently exceed national averages. Patients are coached by a Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist trained by Rutgers Tobacco Dependence Program. Coaches work one-on-one with patients to develop a personalized quit plan and continue that relationship with ongoing support, education and guidance. Providers who refer patients to Mom's Quit Connection for Families receive a status report on those referred.

To begin referring patients, complete the form below and fax to 856-665-7711. An MQC for Families team member will be in contact.

To learn more about Mom's Quit Connection for Families, contact Barbara Heinz at

Tobacco Cessation Training

Mom's Quit Connection for Families offers professional education on a variety of topics including general tobacco use, smoking and pregnancy, youth smoking prevention and electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS). All workshops are free and can be customized to each individual organization's needs. 

To learn more or schedule a training, contact Barbara Heinz at

Mom's Quit Connection Experience

The Mom’s Quit Connection Experience gives viewers a sense of what Mom's Quit Connection for Families offers. This 15-minute video features quit tips, program details and testimonials from actual clients about their experience throughout the quit process with their Quit Coach. To order a copy of this video for your organization, visit

New Jersey Quitline

The New Jersey Quitline provides free telephone and website support services to help New Jersey residents, 18 and older, quit tobacco products. To refer to the NJ Quitline, complete the form below and fax to 1-866-784-8329. A Quitline counselor will contact those referred to answer questions and enroll those interested.