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Center for Addiction Treatment

Commonly referred to as the “CAT House”, the Center for Addiction Treatment offers a continuum of addiction care for those with an addiction to alcohol, drugs, and/or gambling. Each patient begins with an assessment to determine their level of care needs. The center uses a multi-disciplinary team to make this

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Shared by Stefan C. Densmore, United Resource Connection September 30, 2022

Map of Local Food Pantries

The Cincinnati Freestore compiles a list of local food pantries with addresses and contact information. This is a great resource if you know someone or a family in need of food assistance. It is also a great resource if you are financially able to support your local food pantry. You

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Shared by Stefan C. Densmore, United Resource Connection September 28, 2022

Hamilton County Public Health Announces New Vaccine Clinic Location

Walk-up Appointments Available Beginning Monday, September 26 Hamilton County, OH – Hamilton County Public Health’s COVID-19 vaccination clinic is moving from its Board of Elections site to a nearby location at 4623 Wesley Avenue, Suite G, Norwood Ohio 45212.  Hours for the new clinic, beginning Monday, September 26 are Monday,

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Shared by Hamilton County Public Health September 25, 2022

FREE Saturday Activities for Elementary Kids.

The Lincoln Recreation Center, located at 1027 Linn Street, is offering elementary students a FREE activities clinic starting Saturday, September 24th, each Saturday from 9am to 1pm. The program strives to offer activities to help improve elementary kids’ outlook on life and themselves by inspiring them to try new things

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Shared by Stefan C. Densmore, United Resource Connection September 23, 2022

Seeking Medicaid & SNAP recipients to serve as advisory board

United Resource Connection is seeking Medicaid and SNAP recipients for input and feedback about local support programs and services. One of the goals of United Resource Connection is to make access to support services more user-friendly. One of the ways we do this is by providing more than phone numbers

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Shared by Stefan C. Densmore, United Resource Connection September 23, 2022

Needy Meds (dot) org helps you find FREE or low cost medications

If you or someone you know is unable to pay for medications there are a number of programs that can help. The website NeedyMeds.Org has helpful information for finding programs to get FREE or low cost medication. They keep information updated on prescription assistance programs, $4 generics programs, medication coupons

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Shared by Stefan C. Densmore, United Resource Connection September 22, 2022

Metro Bus Fare Deal Program

Metro’s Fare Deal program allows eligible riders to obtain a Fare Deal identification card valid for half-price fares on any Metro trip. Eligible Participants include adults 65 and older, Medicare card holders, Riders with disabilities, and Access Program participants. Those 65 years-old and older are automatically eligible; proof of age

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Shared by Stefan C. Densmore, United Resource Connection September 14, 2022

Afterschool Child Enrichment Savings Program

Ohio offers an Afterschool Child Enrichment Savings program which provides qualifying families with a $500 credit. The credit can be used to pay for a variety of enrichment activities, deemed to accelerate learning for students impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. These funds can be used for: Before- or after-school educational

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Shared by Stefan C. Densmore, United Resource Connection September 14, 2022

Sunday September 25th, FREE Basketball Clinic for Girls, spots limited.

CPS (Cincinnati Public Schools) is providing a 1 DAY GIRLS BASKETBALL CLINIC in partnership with the YMCA. The one day clinic will be held Sunday, September 25th, at Withrow High School. It is a great opportunity for girls throughout Cincinnati to come out and work on their basketball skills, in

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Shared by Stefan C. Densmore, United Resource Connection September 12, 2022

Squash Academy Offers Free 4-week Kids’ Sports Program

The T Squash Academy is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that fosters the personal growth of Cincinnati youth and adults of all ages. The organization is offering a 4-week program in which your child will attend 1 session per week for 4 weeks to see if they enjoy the game of

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Shared by Stefan C. Densmore, United Resource Connection September 9, 2022