Helping to overcome life's

challenges with caring & professional guidance.

By creating an environment that brings hope and improves the quality of life for persons affected by mental illness and substance abuse and promote wellness for all ages through a locally administered and publicly funded system.

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We are here to help


From time to time, nearly everyone needs help–whether it is a brief rough spot, a crisis situation, or an ongoing need. For more than 45 years our community has benefited from mental health and substance abuse services delivered by highly skilled staff.  Our local agencies are nationally accredited and committed to providing the highest level of quality services.  

This website is designed to serve as a “one-stop-shop” to connect you to local services as well as informational and educational resources.  If you are unsure how to continue or need more information than what is contained on the website, please call the Hancock County ADAMHS Board at 419-424-1985.




April 10, 2015 Mental Health First Aid Training – Registration Closed

Registration for the April 10, 2015 Mental Health First Aid Training has reached capacity and is closed. Registration is still open for the September 2015 course.

April Edition of The Highlighter is Available

The April 2015 edition of The Highlights, the newsletter of the Hancock County Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services, is now available. Click on the picture below:

Advanced Screening, Brief Intervention & Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Training – REGISTRATION

Friday, March 27, 2015 8:00am-12:00pm The University of Findlay, Diagnostic Services Building 401 Trenton St., Findlay, OH 45840   Join us in a community wide effort to implement alcohol and substance abuse screening, intervention, and referral to treatment into our current medical model in Hancock County. This 4-hour advanced SBIRT

ADDICTION: Heroin and Pills

The first part in a series on addiction, Addiction: Heroin and Pills, is a documentary produced by WBGU, Bowling Green, Ohio, focusing on the epidemic in Northwest Ohio. Our local efforts in Hancock County have contributed to this series. The video can be accessed HERE.

Join us for a Start Talking! Parent Meeting and I Am Enough Youth Rally – 2-24-15

January/February/March 2015 Newsletter Available

Click HERE to read the latest edition of The Highlighter!

2015 Mental Health First Aid Training Courses Available

WHY MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID? Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack – even if you have no clinical training – Mental Health First Aid helps you assist someone experiencing a mental health related crisis.  In the Mental Health First Aid course, you learn risk

Mental Health First Aid Training – Registration

2015 Mental Health First Aid Training Courses Information

A Shared Philosophy to Address Opioid Use and Overdose in Hancock County

To view the document, click HERE.

You’re Not Alone Support Group – Information

YOU’RE NOT ALONE   A support group for families who have been affected by addiction.  We offer a safe place for you to share your story.  By sharing with others who understand, you will begin to find serenity among the chaos.    Meetings are held: 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of

Recovery Home Community Forum Announcement

        February 9, 2015 7:00-9:00pm Winebrenner Theological Seminary 950 N. Main St. Findlay, OH 45840   The Hancock County ADAMHS Board would like to invite you, with sponsorship from the Ministerial Association, and support from the Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation, the University of Findlay, and Blanchard Valley

ADAMHS Board Finance Committee Meeting Change

Due to Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 19, recognized as a holiday, the ADAMHS Board Office will be closed and the ADAMHS Board Finance Committee meeting has been rescheduled.   The ADAMHS Board Finance Committee will meet Monday, January 26, 2015 from 4:00-5:30pm at the ADAMHS Board Office.

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