State Resources for Community Members
Ohio Crisis Text Line
Text “4hope” to 741-741
Ohio Dept. of Mental Health and Addiction Services Provider List
This site lists Ohio’s treatment provider resources by county through the Emerald Jenny search engine
State of Ohio Opiate Strategic Plan and updates
This site describes Ohio’s plan to fight the opiate epidemic.
This site gives a comprehensive list of resources for prevention
This site describes the latest Opiate/Fentanyl strategies - (2016-17)
Prevention Action Alliance (PAA)
Statewide Ohio organization formed to advocate for parents and youth in preventing youth illegal substance use. This site provides tips for parents, teachers and other youth advocates. Represents parents and community in Ohio State Legislature. Acts as the “watch dog” for legislation that put our children at risk for unhealthy behaviors.
PAA Parent "Know tips"
Talking points emailed bi-monthly to guide you in great conversations with your teen.
PAA Parent "Know tips for Faith Community Leaders"
Talking points emailed bi-monthly to guide you in great conversations youth
This site provides educational resources to help prevent the misuse of prescription medications and is provided through a partnership between The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy and the Cardinal Health Foundation. Explore this site to Learn about the scope, causes and consequences of this national public health epidemic and Take Action by sharing what you have learned with others using our free, ready-to-use resources. There is also a platform for you to contact them and tell your stories of prescription drug misuse prevention.
Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program
This site is designed to keep Ohioans informed about the development of Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Control Program, including important timelines in the rule-making process and the announcement of opportunities for public input.
Operation Street Smart
This site provides information about this fast paced community education session provides current and up-to-date drug information on trends, terminology, paraphernalia, and physiological effects to parents, caregivers, and community members. It is facilitated by police officers.