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Apps, Chat, and More

Here you’ll find apps, chat/text options, and other support available to teens for cessation from tobacco, vaping, and dip (smokeless tobacco). If you've found an app or chat/text program that has helped you, please let us know so we can share it with others! You can call Neil at 802-463-9927.

Apps
 

quitSTART: The quitSTART app is a free smartphone app that helps you quit smoking with tailored tips, inspiration, and challenges. You can get ready to quit with tips and information; monitor your progress; get back on track if you slip and smoke; manage cravings; and much more. The app is available on Android and iOS tablets.

Smokitten: The purpose of Smokitten is to help smokers quit cigarettes and raises awareness among youth about the dangers of tobacco. Smokitten and Smokitten Park are available for Android and iOS tablets & smartphones.

Chat/Text
 
  • 802 Quits offers tools to quit smoking and using other tobaccos.

  • Smokefree Teen can help you become—and stay—tobacco free.

  • Sign up with SmokefreeTXT to quit smoking.

  • Try DipfreeTXT to quit using smokeless tobacco.

  • Choose Practice Quit to give quitting a try for a few days.

  • Build your quitting skills with Daily Challenges from SmokeFree.

  • Most youth and young adults don’t vape. If you do and you want to stop, text “VTVapeFree” to 88709 to get help now. The app was created by teens with the Truth Initiative. It sends you texts written by teens who have succeeded in quitting JUUL and other brands.

More
 

Quit Kit: To get a free quit kit to help get you started, visit the guidance office or text Neil at GFC: 802-952-6283.

My Life, My Quit™: A free and confidential service for those ages 13-17 who want to quit all forms of tobacco and vaping. Enroll online or text ‘Start My Quit’ to 36072.

This is Quitting: A free quit-vaping text messaging program is one of the few resources available designed specifically for teens and young adults. 

NEWS

Transgender Support Groups

Every third Thursday the Greater Rockingham LGBTQIA+ Group offers free peer support groups for transgender folks. Teens, 13-17, meet from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., and adults, 18+, meet from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. The meetings are held at Parks Place. Snacks will be provided. The groups will be led by a transgender staff member.

Sign up today for Computer Skills Training for the Workplace

Learn the basics of using a computer with this FREE five-week program. The class will be held at the Windsor Resource Center from June 11 to July 9, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Attend all five classes to qualify for a free laptop. To sign up, call 802-885-8300.

GFC Bookstore

You can now purchase in bulk materials that have been created by GFC staff at cost plus shipping and tax. This includes books, journals, bookmarks, and stickers.  Click here!​

March 2024 Newsletter

Want to see what we're up to? Download our newsletter for updates, achievements, and upcoming events! Click here to read.

LGBTQIA+ Hangout

Join us for a FREE hangout for LGBTQIA+ members, ages 18 and old. Stop by Parks Place from 2-4pm on the second Saturday of each month for writing, crafting, reading, gaming, or just hanging out. 

Online Narcan training
If you've picked up a package of Narcan or Naloxone and don't know how to use it, check out this video with instructions from the Vermont Department of Health.

Windham County calendar

Discover fun area activities for families.

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