Hamilton’s public health services is recruiting smokers for a program to help them kick the habit. The STOP (Smoking Treatment for Ontario Patients) program involves free nicotine replacement therapy to alleviate withdrawal symptoms. To register for the two city sessions in downtown Hamilton, call 905-540-5566 Ext. 1. They’re Feb. 9 at 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. in Arabic.