ADAMH News | Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin County

ADAMH News and Updates

A Look Back at 2023

December 5, 2023

As the year draws to a close, we’re rounding up some of the most memorable moments and highlights from 2023. Together with community partners and […]

Crisis Care Center Goal Met with Approval of Additional $1 Million by Columbus City Council

November 21, 2023

Columbus City Council approved an additional $1 million in capital funds for the construction of the adult-serving Franklin County Crisis Care Center at the council […]

New Crittenton Community Center Focuses on More Than After-School Programming

November 15, 2023

Almost immediately, Jose Guajardo knew Directions for Youth & Families‘ (DFYF) former Crittenton Youth Center would be outgrown. “Since we opened in 2015, there’s always […]

‘Never Worry Alone’: Family Advocate Program Connects Caregivers

November 13, 2023

November is National Family Caregivers Month, a time to celebrate the contributions of caregivers and raise awareness of resources available to support them. We’re spotlighting […]

2023 ADAMH Annual Meeting Highlights Behavioral Health Crisis Response Priorities

October 19, 2023

Improving the care for individuals and families experiencing a behavioral health crisis is a priority for the Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin […]

Bringing Awareness to Depression: Q&A with Dr. Delaney Smith  

September 28, 2023

October is National Depression Education and Awareness Month. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), more than 20 million people in […]

RSVP for ADAMH Annual Meeting

September 28, 2023

The 2023 ADAMH Annual Meeting is approaching on Oct. 17. Join us for an insightful discussion on the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline from keynote […]

Helping Others Bereaved by Suicide

September 6, 2023

In honor of Suicide Prevention Month, we’re sharing the story of JoJo Taylor who is one of the new faces of our Help, Healing, Health and […]

ADAMH Invests in Summer Camps for Local Youth

August 31, 2023

The Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin County (ADAMH) invests millions of dollars into prevention each year, most of which is focused on […]

ADAMH Partners with Ohio State University to Prevent Overdose Deaths

August 28, 2023

Naloxone, the lifesaving overdose reversal medication, is available for emergency public access at 28 locations across The Ohio State University campus and Wexner Medical Center […]

Scroll to Top