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MAY DEPARTMENT OF THE MONTH: Outpatient Services/Department Outpatient Department has several programs and services open to the community. The services provide are coordinated with other programs available at OneEighty; Medical Services, Residential Services, Victim’s Services, Peer Support Services, Housing Services, and Community Partners (...
While there continues to be stigma surrounding mental illness, the truth of the matter is that it can affect anyone. One in five adults suffers from mental illness, meaning that millions will require mental health services this year. While mental illness can be harder to identify or diagnose than a physical injury, there are some signs you should...
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and for good reason. It is estimated that one out of every five adults experiences mental illness each year. While not all of these individuals require mental health services, this important issue deserves understanding and compassion from all. Spreading awareness through this cause is a key part of reducing...
While the potential harm caused by alcohol abuse is well-documented, there is no denying that alcoholism continues to destroy lives in our own community and across the country. Because this is such a prevalent issue, we feel that it is best to review some key facts regarding alcohol misuse. Identifying Alcoholism Alcoholism is a chronic disease...
Free telephone support to our community members who may be struggling with the health crisis and the Stay-At-Home Order.
Provided by OneEighty, ANAZAO and The Counseling Center. If you or a loved one is struggling with stress or anxiety due to the pandemic and would like help, we are here for you.  ...
Few things are more tragic than when a child suffers from violence or sexual abuse. April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. It is important for everyone to understand the facts and how they can get involved in preventative efforts. What is Considered Abuse? Child abuse refers to any form of abusive behavior that occurs at the hands of...
While the name OneEighty may be only four years old, we’ve been serving residents of Wayne and Holmes counties for many years. Our history of helping people in our community goes all the way back to the 1970s. We’re proud of the growth we’ve achieved on the path to becoming OneEighty, especially as it has helped us reach more at-need individuals....
As the nation grapples with COVID-19, it’s important to remember that social distancing doesn’t have to mean social isolation, especially for those of us in recovery from addiction, who rely on supportive networks as part of our healing.  To help support individuals in recovery from substance use disorder, Addiction Policy Forum has partnered with...
OneEighty is proud to celebrate Women’s History Month. It is an opportunity to honor the past, inform the present and inspire the future. The Establishment of Women’s History Month Women’s History Month is designated to celebrate and commemorate the role women have played in the history of our country, while also serving as an opportunity to...
At OneEighty the safety and well-being of our clients, residents and staff is our top priority. Our primary purpose is to meet the needs of our clients during this difficult time while keeping our staff as safe as possible. As COVID-19 continues to affect our communities we wanted to share the steps we’ve taken to help keep our clients and staff...
Here are at OneEighty, we are big believers in the importance of International Women’s Day. As an agency who actively advocates for women’s rights and for their voice to be heard when dealing with domestic violence, sexual assault, mental health and substance abuse. The History of International Women’s Day International Women’s Day is celebrated...
Substance abuse is a serious issue that affects a wide variety of people. Whether the abused substance is alcohol or illicit drugs, the use of harmful substances can cause significant harm to the user and their loved ones. OneEighty provides multiple prevention and education services in Wayne and Holmes Counties for community groups, schools,...
When issues such as sexual violence and domestic abuse are discussed, the focus is typically on adult relationships. However, abusive behavior can occur at any stage — including in teen dating relationships. In fact, it is estimated that 10 percent of teens are subjected to sexual violence or physical abuse in dating relationships. This is why...
Domestic violence and substance abuse affect all groups within our community. At OneEighty, we believe in being inclusive by working with minorities to ensure that everyone receives the support they need. This is also why we support efforts to celebrate Black History Month — an important commemoration lasting all of February. How Did Black History...
Human trafficking is an urgent issue that occurs in Ohio and around the world. Countless women and men are exploited for sexual purposes or forced labor. Individuals in these situations are likely to experience rape and other forms of sexual abuse. As serious as the situation is, it isn’t without hope. You can make a difference. How You Can Help...