Resources – Cuyahoga

Resources – Cuyahoga 2018-07-02T17:03:38+00:00

Cuyahoga County Resources

Drug Awareness and Prevention Inc. is an educational program about drugs and abuse and what to do if you or someone in your life are dealing with these issues.

The Center for Behavioral Health Sciences at Cleveland State University aims to improve mental health and addiction outcomes for individuals and families, thereby enhancing community well-being. The Center will do this by providing the environment and resources to promote high quality and well-funded interdisciplinary research to develop empirically-based knowledge that addresses prevention, intervention, and treatment of mental illness and addiction.

Visit the website for Upcoming Meetings

For additional information contact:
Cathleen Lewandowski,
Director, Center for Behavioral Health Sciences
Phone: 216-523-7477

Download a list of compiled resources from Cleveland.

Cleveland Treatment Centers Guide

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office is a public service agency responsible for the investigation of violent, suspicious and sudden and unexpected deaths, such as overdose deaths, including those due to opiates and heroin.


Families Anonymous is a wonderful support group for those who have family or friends who are addicted to drugs.
There is a meeting in Olmsted Falls at Orchard Church on Monday evenings at 7pm.

The address is 7191 Mackenzie Road.

Phone for group is 440-427-0224 and email is

Hope Over Heroin is a collaborative faith-based ministry believing in and witnessing the power of the Gospel of Jesus Christ to change lives.  While we are a faith-based organization, we recognize the importance of every resource that makes up a community’s fight against addiction. There is no singular solution.

Our greatest strength is and continues to be uniting dozens of addiction and grief recovery resources at one location providing instant accessibility for those in urgent need in each community visited.

Let’s Face It is a public service of the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office offering firsthand accounts on the effects of heroin, resources and education on overdose and withdrawal, and statistics to aid in the prevention and intervention of heroin and opiate addiction. Do you suspect your son, daughter, teen, child, parent or friend is a heroin addict? Learn the warning signs of use and addiction.

Provides alcohol and other drug treatment for adult men and women who are residents of Cuyahoga County and who have been assessed and found eligible for an intensive level of care, typically with substance dependence diagnosis or stepping down from a more intensive level of care. Assessment, group counseling three (3) days per week for three (3) hours per day, individual counseling, case management, crisis intervention and urinalysis. (414) 342-5474

Treatment makes a difference.

Recovery makes a life.

Our Mission

New Directions provides quality life-changing treatment to chemically dependent adolescents and their families dealing with emotional, behavioral, or psychiatric needs.

Our Vision

New Directions will be the provider of choice for behavioral healthcare, setting the standards with innovative and evidence-based services.

Phase One Recovery for Women

A sober home for women recovering from addictions of all kinds, addictions to drugs, alcohol, abusive relationships etc.  We provide a safe, clean, drug free home for women in need of a safe place to stay.  We supply clothing and food.  We also supply cable. We are just trying to give back to the community.   There are also rental assistance programs for those who qualify through different organizations.


Project DAWN is an opioid overdose education and naloxone distribution (OEND) program.  Program participants are educated on the risk factors of opioid overdose, how to recognize an opioid overdose, and how to respond to an opioid overdose by calling 911, giving rescue breaths, and administering nasal naloxone. Eligible participants are given FREE naloxone kits containing 2 vials of naloxone hydrochloride medication.


ROBBY’S VOICE is a community based organization focused on promoting awareness and education surrounding drug addiction.

Innovative treatments, personalized care plans, intensive outpatient rehabilitation and groundbreaking addiction treatment research are among the many staff-driven efforts at Rosary Hall.