En Español

Who is this program for?

This program is only for Veterans enrolled in VA health care who are ready to quit tobacco. If you are not enrolled in VA health care, you can apply at any time. Find out how to apply for VA health care.

SmokefreeVET is offered through a collaboration between the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the National Cancer Institute’s If you're not a Veteran, another text messaging program may be right for you.

How does it work?

Sign up with the form below or text VET to 47848.

After you confirm your enrollment, you will receive daily text messages to support you in quitting tobacco from the short code 47848 (message and data rates may apply). The program lasts for 6-8 weeks.

You can opt out at any time by texting STOP. Text HELP at any time for information on the program. Find answers to Frequently Asked Questions. Read our privacy policy and terms and conditions.

Enter your 10-digit US phone number without spaces or special characters. Messages are only deliverable to US phone numbers.
Are you of Hispanic, Latino/a, or a Spanish Origin? Please select one.
What is your race? One or more categories may be selected. Mark all that apply.
Which type of tobacco do you use?
How many cans or pouches per week do you use?
How many cigarettes each day?
When do you use smokeless tobacco?
When do you smoke?
Choose 1 of these common triggers for help managing it while you quit
Doctors recommend using the patch plus nicotine gum or lozenge. Are you using:
Can you access the internet on your mobile phone?
Terms of Service
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.