Thursday, August 31, 2017 3:28:00 PM
On August 31, 2016, the Summit County Community Partnership (SCCP) launched an effort to remove over 1.2 million prescription pills from Summit County. Today, one year later, partners in the project gathered at Acme Fresh Market on West Market Street to celebrate a huge step in the right direction.
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 11:09:00 AM
Plan to join us on Thursday, September 28, 2017 for the annual ADM Board Appreciation luncheon.
Thursday, August 17, 2017 12:44:00 PM
As part of the ADM Board’s commitment to support the development of family focused approaches for those affected by substance misuse, a free training for family members living with a loved one who is misusing substances will take place later this month.
Thursday, June 29, 2017 9:01:00 AM
On Monday, June 19, 2017, County Executive Ilene Shapiro introduced legislation to County Council to accept a FY2017 Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Court Program grant from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) in the amount of $974,570.00.
Monday, March 27, 2017 8:54:00 AM
This is the third year that the County of Summit Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board has designated targeted prevention funding for our local schools.
Public Invited to Learn More about the Origins fo the Opiate Epidemic
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 9:26:00 AM
Summit County Opiate Task Force in welcoming renowned author Sam Quinones to Summit County on April 12 for. Quinones wrote the groundbreaking book “Dreamland, The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic.”
Monday, March 13, 2017 3:21:00 PM
The addiction epidemic has been front-page news in Summit County month after month. Touching all segments of our community, this issue is a heartbreaking one. But there is hope. Recovery is happening in our community, thanks to the efforts of individuals and organizations who are stepping up for the fight of their lives.
Quick Response Teams (QRT) Growing County-Wide
Friday, February 17, 2017 3:45:00 PM
The QRT concept was introduced to Summit County by Greg McNeil, a Hudson resident and member of our Summit County Opiate Task Force. Greg tragically lost his son to an overdose in October, 2015.
Dan Flowers fills term
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 12:51:00 PM
The County of Summit Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health (ADM) Services Board welcomed new member Daniel R. Flowers who was sworn in by Barberton Municipal Court Judge Jill Flagg Lanzinger. Mr. Flowers was appointed by Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro to fill an unexpired term through June 30th, 2017.
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 3:05:00 PM
The ADM Addiction Help Line launched on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, as a new service to assist individuals who are looking to recover from an addiction to alcohol, drugs or gambling.