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Meet Our Mission this April!

Join us at one of our Meet Our Mission Open Houses to learn more about the unique addiction treatment services provided by Community Health Center. You will get to meet staff, ask questions, hear about a great program in your community and have lunch on us!

Pick a topic that interests you or come to them all!

Tuesday, April 1st from 11:30am-1:00pm
Where: 838 Coburn St, Akron, OH 44311

Meet Touchstone… An Innovative program for women and young children combining transitional housing and intensive addiction treatment.        

Thursday, April 10th from 11:30am-1:00pm
Where: 702 E. Market St, Akron, OH 44305

Meet Our Adolescent Program… A treatment program for youth and young adults dealing with substance abuse and mental health disorders. 

Thursday, April 17th from 11:30am-1:00pm
Where: 702 E. Market St, Akron, OH 44305

Meet Our MAT Program…The only licensed Opiate Treatment Program in Summit County,  treating patients struggling with heroin and/or prescription opiate addiction.

Thursday, April 24th from 11:30am-1:00pm
3386 Charles St. Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221

Meet Our Housing Programs… Affordable, safe housing programs  for individuals and families living with addiction and/or disabilities. Tour one of our newest housing programs, Cardinal’s Peak. 

 We’re excited to meet you… Stop by for a quick tour, or stay the entire time! RSVP to Jackie at (330) 315-3770 or by email.







Summit County Problem Gambling Prevention Grant

T-Shirt design contest to kick-off gambling prevention program

Project PANDA, CHC’s prevention and education program for teens, wants help from area middle school and high school students to spread the message about the dangers of gambling!  PANDA is holding a T-Shirt design contest and the winning art will be featured on prevention materials as well as a T-shirt that will be distributed to students all over Summit County!

Sketches should emphasize: problem gambling awareness, risks associated with gambling, the impact of problem gambling, and/or the signs of gambling addiction. Contest is open to middle and high school students. Students may submit original artwork only. Please be sure to include your name, grade, and school with your submission. The winner will have their design printed on a t-shirt and will receive a $25 gift card of their choice.

Entries can be submitted to Claire Conrad at claire.conrad@commhealthcenter.org; deadline to enter is February 1st.All entries will be posted to PANDA’s Facebook page from Feb. 2-15 for voting. Want more information about gambling addiction?  Call 330-315-3761 to schedule a free 45-minute gambling presentation at your school!

Project PANDA is a program of Community Health Center; with support from the Summit County ADM Board and the Summit County Problem Gambling Prevention Grant.  Learn more about Project PANDA at www.projectpanda.org.



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