United Way 2-1-1

  United Resource Connection has partnered with the United Way to help enhance communication and collaboration between area social service agencies. Each resource page on United Resource Connection prominently displays a link to United Way 2-1-1. United Way 2-1-1 provides free, confidential information and referrals, available 24/7. Dial 2-1-1 to

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Shared by United Resource Connection March 27, 2021

September is National Recovery Month

National Recovery Month is a national observance held every September to educate Americans that substance use treatment and mental health services can enable those with mental and substance use disorders to live healthy and rewarding lives. If you are in recovery, we celebrate your success! We’re grateful that you have

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Shared by United Resource Connection September 14, 2020

Inactivity Pandemic

Don’t be surprised (or insulted) if the next prescription your doctor hands you is for nothing but an exercise regimen. Globally, 20% of early deaths are preventable with moderate exercise. And for the first time last year, sitting killed 5.3 million people worldwide, more than smoking. Inactivity is now considered

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Shared by United Resource Connection November 6, 2018

Homeless & Low Income Resource Directory published in .pdf format by the Cincinnati VA Medical Center

The Community Outreach Division of the Cincinnati VA Center (513.977.6800), Sally R. Hammitt, LISW-S, Director, has released a resource directory to benefit the Greater Cincinnati homeless population. The directory can be downloaded here.   The directory was compiled by Sharon Graavett, LISW-S, and edited by Emily Hunt, MSW, LSW, with

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Shared by United Resource Connection June 8, 2014

Fact Sheets on Drug Abuse and Addiction

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has produced a number of .pdfs conveying the science-based facts of drug abuse and addiction.  These educational resources make great reading materials to review with clients who may be struggling with abuse and/or addiction.  The .pdfs are available in English and Spanish, and

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Shared by United Resource Connection September 25, 2009

Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator

SAMHSA (The Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, offers a substance abuse treatment facility locator on their website. This online service allows a highly customized search for treatment facilities in your area.  You can search in terms of what types

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Shared by United Resource Connection September 24, 2009

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