Mental Health and Recovery Board

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Through integration and coordination, we can build better, more productive lives.  Below are links to help you obtain your goal of healthier living.

 

 

Other Local County Treatment Agencies

Catholic Charities
Catholic Charities SouthWestern Ohio (SWO) is committed to improve the quality of life for people of any faith; engage community support; and keep a particular commitment to serving families and those most vulnerable.
Rocking Horse Center
Rocking Horse Community Health Center makes certain that quality healthcare is available to anyone who needs it regardless of their ability to pay. Offering education, health promotion, crisis intervention and links to other community agencies Rocking Horse heals wounds inside and out.
WellSpring
WellSpring was started in 1955 as Family Service Agency to provide in-home services focused on building life skills and helping build strong family structures. The organization changed its name in 2010 to better communicate its commitment to building hope and empowering clients to make positive change in their lives. Today, WellSpring remains a family-oriented not-for-profit organization that focuses on counseling and other programs to support happy and healthy family life.
 
 

Local County Affiliate Links

Clark County Ohio
The mission of Clark County is to improve the function of county government to serve its citizens and the region as efficiently and cost effectively as possible through joint efforts of our employees and leadership.
Clark County Department of Jobs & Family Services
The Department partners with families, businesses and community organizations to provide these services through four divisions: BenefitsPlus, WorkPlus, Family & Children Services and Child Support Services.
Clark County Family & Children Council
The Council shall develop and support multi-agency integration to accommodate and encourage efforts of families and neighborhoods to support the positive development of children in Clark County. The focus of the Council shall be children and their caregivers - parents, relatives or other individuals. By maximizing resources and improving access to and coordination of services, the Council will take a lead role in the strategic partnering of funding sources, service providers, families and the community to achieve its Vision.
Promise Neighborhood
Children lie at the center of all that we do. We understand that our truest vocation as parents and caretakers, as educators, as neighbors, as leaders, and as community members, is to nurture the growth and development of our children — to help them discover, touch, own, and share their greatness with the world. And so we make this solemn promise: that we will all come together as partners and citizens in the unwavering commitment to ensure that ALL OUR children succeed and attain their highest potential.
Greene County Ohio
Greene County Ohio home page. County services and information at your fingertips.
Greene County Department of Jobs & Family Services
Beth Rubin, Director 541 Ledbetter Road Xenia, Ohio 45385 Office Hours: Monday - Friday - 7:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. Phone: (937) 562-6000 FAX: (937) 562-6177
Greene County Children Services
Our mission, with the support of the community, provides family-centered services to protect children from abuse and neglect by building safe and permanent families. We offer a spectrum of services from family assessment and support to temporary and permanent child placement through foster care, adoption, group home and independent living programs. Every day we assess reports of abuse or neglect, collaborate with other organizations that serve children in Greene County, and help families meet the needs of our community’s most vulnerable children.
Greene County Family & Children First
The Greene County Family and Children First Department, established in November 1996 by the Greene County Board of County Commissioners, serves as the local administrative agent for the Greene County Family and Children First Council. As such, the Department assists service providers, community groups, and residents to effectively address the health, human, and social service needs of Greene County residents. In addition, the Department provides services for the county, including several Greene County Courts.
Madison County Ohio
Named after James Madison, 4th President of the United States, Madison County is located in central Ohio between Columbus and Springfield. Primarily an agricultural area, 88% of the land consist of farms.
Madison County Department of Jobs & Family Services
The Madison County Department of Job and Family Services provides career development opportunities and support services to our community. 200 Midway Street, London, Ohio 43140-1356 Hours of operation: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 8:00AM - 4:00PM Tuesday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Madison County Family Council
Collaborate development, implementation and evaluation of social services in Madison County as mandated in Ohio revised code 121.37. This council identifies community needs: research based community development of social service programs; reviews and approves grants; and provides oversight for family council programs and initiatives.
Beavercreek Chamber of Commerce
The Beavercreek Chamber of Commerce was formed in 1966 when a group of 65 local businesses had the vision and foresight to anticipate the growth of business in this area.
Fairborn Area Chamber of Commerce
The Fairborn Area Chamber of Commerce is an organization of business and professional leaders united to do what no one can do alone - Working together to: Increase wealth and prosperity by facilitating the growth of existing business and fostering new ones.
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Making a difference is what we do best. We go beyond the typical chamber of commerce’s mission of working to create a better business environment, and work to improve every aspect of our community.
Springfield Chamber of Commerce
The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce is the largest business network in our region. Be a member and leverage our size, strength, resources and leadership to connect, succeed and grow!
Xenia Area Chamber of Commerce
XACC offers members the opportunity to have a Chamber sponsored open house at their place of business or office, called Business After Hours. Business After Hours is a great way to increase awareness of your business and the services that you provide.
 
 

State Agency Links

Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services
Gov. John R. Kasich’s “Jobs 2.0 Budget” includes a number of common sense reforms that promote smarter, more efficient state government. Among the many transformations is the establishment of the Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) -- a consolidated cabinet-level agency born from the marriage of the former departments of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services and Mental Health.
Ohio for Responsible Gambling
Ohio For Responsible Gambling is an initiative aimed at promoting responsible gambling in Ohio. Four State Agencies in Ohio are working together in this effort; The Ohio Lottery Commission (OLC), the Ohio Casino Control Commission (OCCC), the Ohio State Racing Commission (OSRC), and The Ohio Department of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services (ODADAS). ODADAS serves as the resource partner for the new initiative and the lead agency responsible for prevention and treatment of problem gambling.
Ohio Mental Health & AOD Boards
OACBHA The Association The Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities (OACBHA) is the statewide organization that represents the interests of all of Ohio’s county Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Boards at the state level. The Association works with a variety of governmental bodies including the Ohio General Assembly, the Office of the Governor, the Ohio Department of Mental Health, the Ohio Department of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, and other organizations and coalitions to seek support for initiatives that will help expand and enhance mental health and substance abuse prevention, treatment and support services.
Ohio Deparment of Jobs & Family Services
In today’s difficult economic climate, the pressures on families are greater than ever. To help Ohio’s families find solutions to their temporary challenges, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services offers a wide range of assistance. This includes unemployment compensation, health care, cash assistance, food assistance, child care, child support enforcement and administration, and employment and training assistance. For more information about these services and how to access them, just click on the questions below.
Ohio Family & Children First
The purpose of Ohio Family and Children First is to help families seeking government services by streamlining and coordinating services, resources, and systems.
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
NAMI Ohio members testify before the General Assembly, educate business and education leaders, and sit on state planning and advisory committees, Community Mental Health Boards, and various task forces. NAMI Ohio’s network of 55 local affiliates plays an active role providing support, education, and advocacy on a local level.
Ohio’s Behavioral Health System Laws & Regulations
The Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities has compiled an index of the sections of the Ohio Revised Code and the Ohio Administrative Code that pertain to Ohio’s Behavioral Health System.
 
 

National Mental Health & Alcohol and Drug Addiction Links

Alcoholics Anonymous
Alcoholics Anonymous® is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.
Al-Anon
Since its founding in 1951, Al‑Anon Family Groups has published more than 100 books and pamphlets that share a single purpose: to help family and friends recover from the effects of someone else’s drinking. This literature supplements the face-to-face meetings where Al‑Anon members share their insights and experiences with each other. It is only one tool of the Al‑Anon program.
Institute for Behavioral Healthcare
The Institute for the Advancement of Human Behavior (IAHB), is a fully accredited sponsor of continuing education and continuing medical education for mental health, chemical dependency, and substance abuse treatment providers in the United States and Canada.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC′s Mission is to collaborate to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats.
International Center for Clinical Excellence
The International Center for Clinical Excellence (ICCE) is a world-wide community of practitioners, healthcare managers, educators and researchers dedicated to promoting excellence in behavioral healthcare services.
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
From its inception in 1979, NAMI has been dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness. NAMI's greatest strength is the dedication of our grassroots leaders and members. We are the families, friends and individuals that serve to strengthen communities across the country.
National Institute on Drug Abuse
NIDA's mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.
National Institute on Mental Health (NIMH)
The mission of NIMH is to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure.
The Partnership at Drugfree.org
The Partnership at Drugfree.org is a nonprofit organization that helps parents prevent, intervene in and find treatment for drug and alcohol use by their children.
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration
Behavioral health is a component of service systems that improve health status and contain health care and other costs to society.
SAMSHA OAS office
SAMSHA's Office of Applied Studies (OAS) provides the latest national data on (1) alcohol, tabacco, marijuana and other drug abuse, (2) drug related emergency department episodes and medical examiner cases, and (3) the nation's substance abuse Treatment system
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
HHS works closely with state and local governments, and many HHS-funded services are provided at the local level by state or county agencies, or through private sector grantees. The HHS programs provide for equitable treatment of beneficiaries nationwide, and they enable the collection of national health and other data.