Group also discusses new Good Samaritan law
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 10:31:00 AM
The time has come for the state to provide more resources in the fight against opiate abuse. Those attending the Sept. 14 Summit County Opiate Task Force's quarterly meeting said.
Dangerous Opioid 10,000 Times More Potent than Morphine and 100 Times More Potent than Fentanyl
Monday, September 26, 2016 9:54:00 AM
SEP 22 - (Washington, D.C.) – DEA has issued a public warning to the public and law enforcement nationwide about the health and safety risks of carfentanil.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 2:43:00 PM
The County of Summit Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health (ADM) Services Board will fund 20 additional residential treatment beds for males with opiate / heroin addiction at IBH Addiction Recovery Center beginning October 1st.
40,000 bags donated through Summit County Community Partnership
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 3:32:00 PM
Summit County Community Partnership received a donation by Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals of 40,000 drug deactivation pouches for distribution to senior centers, patients, parents, and families in Akron and Summit County to provide a safe and responsible drug disposal method, preventing abuse and misuse of leftover prescription medication.
Thursday, June 9, 2016 8:55:00 AM
Eric Hutzell joins us as the Research & Quality Improvement Coordinator, responsible for planning, organizing, and developing research designs; to gather analyze and evaluate the significance of statistical data.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 12:35:00 PM
In partnership with the Ohio Suicide Prevention Foundation and the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, the Summit County ADM Board has launched a social marketing campaign targeted at working-aged men to erase the stigma surrounding mental health.
Thursday, May 5, 2016 11:02:00 AM
At a statewide conference in Columbus, over 1,100 attendees participated in Ohio’s 2016 Opiate Conference: Advancing Prevention, Intervention, Treatment, and Recovery.
Friday, April 1, 2016 8:34:00 AM
This is the second year that the County of Summit Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board has designated $750,000 for new, targeted prevention funding.
Properly dispose of unwanted medication
Friday, March 25, 2016 4:43:00 PM
The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications.
Monday, February 8, 2016 12:18:00 PM
We are delighted to introduce you to the newest members of our staff, Darlene Migas, Jennifer Peveich and Christine Smalley.