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15 Pippy Place, Carnell Building, 2nd Floor, P.O. Box 13457, Station A, St. John’s, NL A1B 4B8

Tel: (709) 726-4664       Toll-free: 1-888-566-5864      Fax: (709) 726-2550

Smokers’ Helpline: 1-800-363-5864

Email: info@nf.lung.ca

Website: http://www.nf.lung.ca/  or
http://www.smokershelp.net/default.asp

Twitter: @NLLung
Facebook: @NLLung

Mandate: The NL Lung Association is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to achieving healthy breathing for the people of NL through programs in Education, Research and Advocacy, sustained by the formalized activities of fundraising, volunteerism, and organizational development.

Target Population: All ages across the province.

Highlight of Programs / Services Offered:

  • Environment
    • A variety of services with regard to indoor and outdoor air quality: Vehicle Emissions Reduction, Radon, Scent Awareness, Air Quality Health Index, etc.
  • Lung Health Information
    • Programs and services specializing in: Asthma, COPD, Sleep Apnea, Infectious Diseases, Tuberculosis and other diseases
  • Lung Transplant Travel Assistance
    • The Lung Transplant Travel Assistance Programis designed to offer modest financial support to individuals who have to travel out of province to receive a lung transplant.
      • For the Transplant Application Form, click
    • Smoking & Tobacco
      • Offers a Smokers’ Helplinewhich is a free confidential telephone-based service offering free information and resource materials as well as access to a highly qualified cessation counselor.
      • TheSmokers’ Helpline Website also provides self-help information, chat forums, a comprehensive list of regional cessation supports and links to community partners working in tobacco control.
    • Support Groups
      • From asthma education to smoking cessation, the Lung Association NL offers a number of support programsto the people of this province.

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