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Hidden In Plain Sight

Parents and caregivers often struggle with how to recognize signs and symptoms of drug use and other high-risk behaviors. More importantly, parents often report that they are not equipped with the appropriate tools to be able to effectively address these issues and help their children receive necessary care to prevent serious consequences. This is where […]

Quick Response Team Hotline

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE QUICK RESPONSE TEAM (QRT) FLYER QRT HOTLINE: 419-306-6563 Call or Text to be connected with the QRT. The QRT Hotline is confidential. Within 72 hours of an overdose, the Quick Response Team (QRT) will visit with the overdose survivor to help them get connected to treatment and recovery support services. […]

Community Guidelines

Below are links to the Opiate Task Force Community Guidelines: To read about the History and Development of the Community Guidelines, CLICK HERE. To read the Community Guidelines, CLICK HERE. To read the Community Guidelines supplement, Language Matters, CLICK HERE.

Crisis Text Line

Ohio is making it easier for individuals who are experiencing a stressful situation to find immediate help with a free, confidential, statewide Crisis Text Line. Any Ohio resident who needs help coping with a crisis can text the keyword “4hope” to 741741 to be connected to a crisis counselor. CLICK HERE for more information.