Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola will offer a free, six-week tobacco-cessation program beginning Oct. 15 and Oct. 17 for persons who want to stop smoking or using tobacco. Quit Smoking Now (QSN)provides structured classes in a supportive, stress- free environment. Step by step, tobacco-users will learn how to replace their nicotine habit with healthy alternatives.

The two-hour classes will be offered on Tuesday nights beginning Oct. 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Thursday mornings beginning Oct. 17 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (noon).

Classes will be held in the Carmel Heights Building on the Sacred Heart Hospital campus. The Carmel Heights Building is located on Carmel Heights Drive near the Pediatric Care Center. A new series of classes will begin every seven weeks.

To register for tobacco-cessation classes, or for more information, please call 416-7764.