About Us

The name OneEighty came into being in early 2016 as the culmination of a long-term effort to rename and rebrand Liberty Center Connections, the parent organization for STEPS at Liberty Center and Every Woman's House.  

OneEighty provides six primary services to Wayne and Holmes Counties in Ohio. This site details the services provided and offers easy ways to access the services. If you, a friend or a family member are in need of our services, don't wait - contact us today. 

To learn more about our history, click HERE.

Welcome to OneEighty!

Our Services

  • Sarah has been a client at OneEighty for several months, and receives services of housing rental assistance and outpatient counseling.  Sarah arrived at OneEighty “very, very distraught, and in a dark place.”  She was to the point where she had briefly considered suicide, because she was not aware of other options and she wanted her pain to end.  Sarah came to OneEighty as a last-ditch effort, because of her children, who begged her to get better.

    Sarah first went to housing, to find some alternative to living with an alcoholic mother and her mother’s boyfriend after her husband had... Read More

  • Nelly first accessed our Wayne County Victim Advocate while trying to learn about her rights as a victim if she chose to leave her husband, who was extremely abusive. Besides being sexually abusive, he would sometimes kill animals if he was unhappy with her actions. She was afraid to leave because if she couldn’t take her dog with her, she was sure that the dog would be dead in a matter of days.

    Her Advocate told her about OneEighty’s shelter and the Pet Project, which allows for victims’ pets to be boarded in a safe environment while their owners stay in the shelter. Learning about... Read More

Recent Blog Posts

Abusing a child is a heinous crime and often times there are warning signs that abuse is occurring. Here are some tips on what to do if you suspect a child is a victim of sexual violence or family violence.  One way to address your suspicions is to talk to the child directly. Choose a time and place where the child can feel comfortable. It’s...
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month in the United States. The public goal is to help survivors of sexual assault get help and to raise awareness about the damage caused by sexual violence.  Sexual violence occurs in every community and affects people of all genders, race, and ages. It involves any sort of sexual contact that is unwanted....
It does not matter what you have been through in your past, or what you believe your future looks like. Life has an interesting way of throwing us curveballs and it’s our job to manage the situation as best as we can.  One of the tools that can help us navigate life’s murky waters is a strong support system, one which we utilize when we need it...
Why I Work Here

OneEighty is the premier provider of addiction and substance abuse services, domestic violence sexual assault services, mental health services, housing and supportive services and community health and wellness services in Wayne and Holmes County Ohio and surrounding areas.

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News and Events

THANK YOU TO CROSSFIT WOOSTER for their AMAZING DONATION TO ONEEIGHTTY! Head Coach and L-2 CF Trainer Clay Ream (pictured with Executive Director of OneEighty Bobbi Douglas) presented OneEighty with a check on March 30th for: $3, 470.05   THANK YOU TO THE 2019 TEAM CAPTAINS AT WOOSTER CROSFIT FOR MOTIVATING THEIR TEAMS...
THANK YOU TO ANNA BIRK AND ELLIE CICCONETTI FOR THEIR CHILDRENS DONATION DRIVE Anna and Ellie are seniors in Kristi Hiner's AP seminar class. Their assignment for the year was to reaserch a community non-profit and create a project that is center around their mission. Anna and Ellie chose OneEighty and decided to do a donation...
Friends and Neighbors of OneEighty introduces an exiting new way to support domestic violence, sexual assault victims and residents staying in our shelter. ONLY 150 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD ( Available till we sell out or June 8th, 2019) EACH TICKET IS $100- Purchase with a friend or a group! WINNER: $5,000 CASH PRIZE      In turn...