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Fantastic Fungi

  Fantastic Fungi

Are you ready to explore the magic that lives beneath our feet? Simply Living is delighted to host the opening night screening of Fantastic Fungi at the Gateway. You can see the trailer on the website FantasticFungi.com and be sure to visit the Mush Room for wonderful resources and clips that will draw you in […]

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Gay, Joyous & Free 31st Anniversary

  Gay, Joyous & Free 31st Anniversary

One of the longest running Narcotics Anonymous meetings in Central Ohio, the Gay, Joyous & Free Group of NA invites those seeking information on recovery from drug addiction to join us for our 31st Anniversary gathering. All are welcome to join us, regardless of age, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, religion, agnostic or atheist. […]

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Hidden in Plain Sight

 

Hidden in Plain Sight is a program for parents to learn some of the signs that their loved one may be involved in drug or alcohol use. Come walk through a simulated bedroom and see how easy it is to often overlook what is right in front of us.

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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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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 Refuge 2018 Golf Classic

  The Refuge 2018 Golf Classic

Want a chance to play one of Central Ohio’s best and most exclusive private golf courses? Sign up for our 2018 Golf Outing at Pinnacle Golf Club. It’s Monday, May 21 with a shotgun start at 11:00 am. The price is $125 per golfer or $500 for a team of four, and includes lunch at […]

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Naloxone Saves Lives In Fight Against Opioid Epidemic

Michael Stinziano Michael Stinziano Naloxone Saves Lives In Fight Against Opioid Epidemic

Naloxone, a medication commonly known as Narcan, reverses opioid overdoses by blocking the effects of opioids, such as prescription pain killers or heroin, on the brain and can restore breathing in a matter of minutes. Naloxone has no potential for abuse and it can be given as a nasal spray or as an injection into […]

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