Trauma of witnessing opioid overdose: how to help children brochure button              Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)


State and County


Ohio Mental Health and Addiction Services website buttonMHAS provides extensive information about ongoing efforts in Ohio to understand and treat mental health and addiction issues. To find addiction services and mental health professionals by county, visit the MHAS Where to get Help webpage.



The Ohio Department of Health provides the name and phone number for each county’s health department.

Project DAWN website button

Project DAWN (Deaths Avoided With Naloxone) is a community-based overdose education and naloxone (Narcan) distribution program managed by the Ohio Department of Health. Visit their website to locate a DAWN community site or pharmacy that carries naloxone near you.

Take Charge Ohio link button


Take Charge Ohio provides information about preventing pain medication abuse and safe/secure storage and disposal of pain medications.

Stop Overdoses link button


Stop Overdoses provides information about recognizing the signs of overdose, carrying naloxone, and where to find naloxone.


Start Talking link button

Start Talking is a resource for parents/adults to use when talking to kids about drugs.


Addiction Resources

Resources are provided to help connect people to support and inclusion does not indicate endorsement by The Ohio State University College of Social Work.


The Addict Parents United link button
Support for parents of children with, or lost to addiction

Fight Addiction Now website button
Online addiction support and recovery group

The National Institute on Drug Abuse Easy to Read Drug Facts button
Information about drug abuse, addiction, and treatment

Shatterproof ending the stigma of addiction

Support to end the devastation addiction causes families

Addiction Policy Forum What is Addiction button

Dedicated to making everyday life better for people living with or at risk for addiction

Addiction Resource Center link button

 Information & resources to help those with SUD

Rehab.Help.Org Link

 Addiction and Drug Rehabilitation Information

Drug Rehab website link

 Prescription Drug Addiction and Rehabilitation Information

Common Spririt Outpatient Opioid Toolkit

 Tools to Help with Opioid Outpatient Recovery

Resources for Children and Families


Public Children's Services Association of Ohio button
Advocates for sound public policy for safe children, stable families, and supportive public communities

American Addiction Centers link button
Care for adults struggling with addiction and co-occurring mental health disorders; guide for children of parents struggling with addiction

Child Mind Institute button
Resources to empower parents, professionals, and policymakers to support children when and where they need it most

Kit for Kids link button

Helping kids understand parental addiction

National Association for Children of Addiction website button

Working to eliminate the adverse impact of alcohol and drug use on children and families

 Online Support Groups


Addiction Recovery Support Group button           Drug Oerdose Prevention and Education Project Group button          Hope Over Heroin Lake County button
The Addict's Parents United button           TAP United Survivors of Loss Group button

Note: Please contact us if you would like to add your information as a resource for communities.