Blog Entries - September 2015

Fairfield County seeking contract planner

Posted on: September 8, 2015 11:00 am

The Fairfield County ADAMH Board is seeking to engage a planner with expertise in mental health, alcohol/other drug, and wellness prevention and education to conduct a comprehensive prevention and education mental health, alcohol/other drug, and wellness

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Small business association opposes Issue 3

Posted on: September 8, 2015 10:00 am

The National Federation of Independent Business/Ohio has announced its strong opposition to State Issue 3, the proposed Ohio Constitutional amendment to legalize marijuana. NFIB stated that "among the major concerns for small-business owners are the ability

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Gambling awareness campaign launched

Posted on: September 4, 2015 9:00 pm

Ohio for Responsible Gambling, the statewide partnership of the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, the Ohio Casino Control Commission, the Ohio Lottery, and the Ohio Racing Commission, has announced its new responsible gambling

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Funding opportunity for youth-led professionals

Posted on: September 3, 2015 3:00 pm

The Ohio Youth Led Prevention Network, a program of Drug Free Action Alliance, with support from the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, has announced opportunities for adult leaders interested in and committed to developing regional

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NREPP undergoing renovation

Posted on: September 3, 2015 10:00 am

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has announced that it is re-designing the National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP) to better align the registry with the standards and processes of other

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Opiate toolkit created by GCOAT

Posted on: September 3, 2015 9:00 am

The Governor's Cabinet Opiate Action Team (GCOAT) has released the Health Resource Toolkit for Addressing Opioid Abuse, a new tool to help communities stem the tide of heroin and prescription drug abuse. The toolkit provides guidance on everything from

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New opiate mapping feature at OhioMHAS

Posted on: September 2, 2015 9:00 am

The Office of Quality, Planning and Research of the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services has introduced web-based access to county-level documentation of opiate abuse in Ohio. The web site features a series of maps that

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