The NYSSQL is one of the first and busiest state quitlines in the nation, and has responded to more than 2.5 million calls since its inception in 1999.
According to an August 2017 report
published in the American Journal of Health Promotion
, the New York State Smokers’ Quitline is among the most efficient
cessation resources in the country, reaching nearly three times the average number of people as other state quitlines.