Mental Health & Recovery Board hosts and collaborates with area organizations to provide local educational community events throughout the year.

Community Awareness: Addiction & the Drug Epidemic

Drug and alcohol addiction is one of the most significant health-related problems across the nation and here in Portage County.

Attend a community awareness event to learn about:

  • The Addiction Process

  • Medical Marijuana in Ohio

  • Resources in Portage County

  • Opioid Overdose Signs & Project DAWN

  • Recovery

Attendees from Portage County will be able to receive a free naloxone overdose response kit through Project DAWN.

If you would like us to come and present to your community, please contact Karyn Kravetz at 330.673.1756 ext 204 to make arrangements.


The Mental Health & Recovery Board of Portage County funds services for Portage County residents through its network of agencies. Services help families, adults, teens and children with mental illness, depression, addictions, in crisis and at risk for suicide.


You can contact us via our contact form or follow us on social networks.

155 East Main St.
Kent OHIO 44240

P: 330-673-1756
F: 330-673-1330


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For 24 HR help in a crisis call:

Addiction: 330-678-3006

Mental Health: 330-296-3555

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