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ASL (American Sign Language) interpretation for addicts seeking recovery

  ASL (American Sign Language) interpretation for addicts seeking recovery

Narcotics Anonymous is a program of recovery from drug addiction. For those in the deaf and hard-of-hearing community we provide ASL interpretation every 2nd Saturday of the month. See our website for more information. All are welcome to join us, regardless of age, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, religion, agnostic or atheist. There are […]

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RiverVista Health & Wellness Grand Opening

  RiverVista Health & Wellness Grand Opening

NewVista Healthcare invites the community to celebrate the opening of its newest behavioral health hospital, RiverVista Health & Wellness. The 80-bed behavioral health hospital features a contemporary, healing environment and serves adult and geriatric psychiatric patients and adults and seniors dealing with substance abuse. The event will include a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 4:30 p.m. Ohio […]

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The Global Dimensions of Ohio’s Opioid Crisis

  The Global Dimensions of Ohio’s Opioid Crisis

Ohio has been described as “ground zero” for the nation’s ongoing drug overdose epidemic. According to the Center for Disease Control, opioids – prescription and illicit – are the main driver of drug overdose deaths. Of the more than 64,000 drug overdose deaths reported in 2016, opioids were involved in 42,249 of those, and in […]

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Denial, Ohio: An Update on the Opioid Crisis

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Denial, Ohio: An Update on the Opioid Crisis

CMC and OhioHealth present: Our Healthy Community No one should live in Denial, Ohio. That’s the message the Ohio Opioid Education Alliance (OOEA) is trying to get across in a multi-million dollar advertising campaign that will run through 2019. The OOEA is a public-private partnership made up of 14 corporations, non-profit organizations, and government bodies […]

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Finding Hope Amid the Addiction Epidemic

  Finding Hope Amid the Addiction Epidemic

Finding Hope Amid the Addiction Epidemic: A Film Screening of Heroin(e), The VOICES Project and Panel Discussion Drug overdoses are now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States for people under 50 – more than car crashes, gun violence or AIDS at the height of that epidemic in 1995. And nearly half […]

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The 6th Annual Columbus Dessert Festival Returns!

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