Bertrand Chaffee Hospital will host the American Lung Association’s (ALA) “Freedom from Smoking” program beginning on Oct. 14. ALA-certified instructors will present this eight-session program on Monday evenings, 6-7:30 p.m.

This program is designed for adult smokers and features step-by-step plans to help smokers gain control over their behavior.

The program costs $80 and includes a workbook and quit smoking guided meditation CD. To register, call 592-9643.

Bertrand Chaffee Hospital’s ongoing community and patient education services include smoking cessation programs and diabetic courses and support groups.