The National Council on Seniors Drug & Alcohol Rehab
The National Council on Seniors Drug & Alcohol Rehab are a nonprofit organization with a mission to educate and provide assistance to seniors struggling addiction as well as caregivers and family members with concerns. Their primary objective is to effectively halt the growing silent epidemic of senior addiction.
Health Partners of Western Ohio
Health Partners of Western Ohio is a Federally Qualified Health Center offering primary healthcare services, with 7 locations including Defiance and Bryan Ohio.
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is a branch of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It focuses on the quality and availability of prevention, treatment, and rehabilitative services in order to reduce illness, death, disability, and cost to society resulting from substance abuse and mental illnesses.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
NAMI is a nation-wide American advocacy group, representing families and people affected by mental illness as a non-profit grass roots organization and has affiliates in every American state and in thousands of local communities in the country. For more information on the local NAMI chapter, please contact the Four County ADAMhs Board here
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is a United States federal-government research institute whose mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to drug abuse and addiction.
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is an international mutual aid movement whose primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics achieve sobriety. Please click here for a list of local AA and self-help meetings.
Narcotics Anonymous (NA) is fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem following the Twelve Steps and the Twelve Traditions developed by Alcoholics Anonymous, and is the second-largest 12-step organization.
Al-Anon/Alateen, known as Al-Anon Family Groups, is an international fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength, and hope in order to solve their common problems. Alateen is part of Al-Anon and is their Twelve-step program of recovery for young people affected by another’s drinking, generally aged 13 to 19 years (varies depending on each group). Alateen groups are sponsored by Al-Anon members. Please click here for a list of local self-help meetings.
United Way of Defiance County
United Way of Fulton County
United Way of Henry County
United Way of Williams County
The United Way of America is a non-profit organization that works with nearly 1,300 local United Way offices throughout the country in a coalition of charitable organizations to pool efforts in fundraising and support. The focus of United Way is identifying and resolving pressing community issues, as well as making measurable changes in the communities through partnerships with schools, government agencies, businesses, organized labor, financial institutions, community development corporations, voluntary and neighborhood associations, the faith community, and others.
Case Western Reserve SAMI CCOE
The Ohio Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Coordinating Center of Excellence (Ohio SAMI CCOE) is a technical-assistance initiative of the CEBP. The SAMI consultants and trainers utilize specific strategies to help service systems and organizations enhance services and outcomes for people diagnosed with mental illness, substance-use disorders (addiction to tobacco, alcohol, or other drugs), or both (co-occurring disorders).
Start Your Recovery
Start Your Recovery is a free, confidential tool that helps individuals take steps toward a healthy relationship with drugs and alcohol. It was developed with the input of leading clinicians, experts from the White House and SAMHSA, and people in recovery themselves.