October 21, 2021
12:00–1 p.m.
American Dental Association

Webinar: Dentists can play a role in blunting opioid epidemic

Opioids, Dentistry and Addiction: The Dentist’s Role in Treating Pain scheduled for Oct. 21
September 29, 2021

Pinnacle Treatment Centers Opens Springfield Treatment Services to provide opioid addiction treatment for community

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio, Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle Treatment Centers, a leader in providing accessible, affordable treatment for individuals struggling with drug and alcohol addiction, opened Springfield Treatment Services today in Clark County, Ohio.
September 1, 2021

Health officials say many resources available for anyone battling addiction in Summit County

What You Need To Know: The top drugs abused in Summit County are fentanyl, methamphetamine and cocaine, officials say. Nearly 35 locations drug-drop off locations in Summit County for incineration or disposal bag pick-up. Summit County spent $2 million from opioid litigation settlement on ER programs aimed at treating overdoses. The county allocated $500,000 to establish the Opiate Small Grant Program fund supporting nonprofits working with addicts
September 15, 2021

Senate passes Gavarone's Relapse Reduction Act

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Senate on Wednesday passed Senate Bill 25, also known as the Relapse Reduction Act.
July 16, 2021

Opioid Treatment Programs: A Key Treatment System Component

State and federal policy changes would increase access to FDA-approved medications and improve care
August 11, 2021

Commission meets for settlement

The Washington County Commission met in special session Tuesday morning to pass a resolution regarding a $26 billion nationwide opioid litigation settlement.
August 12, 2021

Youngstown City Council votes on accepting opioid lawsuit settlement money

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Youngstown City Council has voted to approve money from an opioid lawsuit settlement.
July 7, 2021

Community Impact Coalition resumes battle against opioids

OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. — For the first time since early 2020, the Community Impact Coalition in Ohio County met in person to assess where the community and the opioid epidemic stand in a post-pandemic world.