Community Initiatives

Integrating Primary & Behavioral Health

Archive of Blogs from Dr. James Mooney, MD

Suicide Prevention Coalition

The Suicide Prevention Coalition is a group of community members and agencies committed to suicide prevention in Ashland County. The Suicide Prevention Plan is available here.

Youth Crisis Response Team

The Ashland County Youth Crisis Response Team provides immediate intervention services for all students, faculty, and staff of Ashland County Schools. More information, including activation protocols, available on this page.

Older Adult Behavior Health Coalition

The Older Adult Behavioral Health Coalition of Ashland County is an initiative organized by the MHRB with the intent to unify, educate, and collaborate among professionals who work with older adults and their caregivers.

Legislation and Advocacy

Everyone in the community has a role to play in legislation and advocacy efforts. In this section you can find the seclusion and restraint advocacy toolkit, contact information for elected officials, and information about other current legislation.

Listen to a Veteran

Listen to a Veteran Project is about welcoming veterans back into our communities and listening to their experiences one-on-one.

Reading for Resiliency

The Reading for Resiliency project placed hundreds of books at local libraries to help families, children, and helping professionals work together to overcome the challenges of growing up.

Mental Health & Recovery Board Outcomes & Satisfaction Survey

The Mental Health & Recovery Board strives to continually improve the mental health and addictions system of care for residents of the county. Help us do that by completing the Outcomes and Satisfaction Survey!

Featured News

  • Seven Days of Heroin - This is What an Epidemic Looks Like Seven Days of Heroin - This is What an Epidemic Looks Like The Cincinnati Enquirer and Media Network of Central Ohio staff sent more than 60 reporters, photographers and videographers into their communities to chronicle an ordinary week in this extraordinary time. Click on the link below:… more
  • The Kitchen House The Kitchen House Only the change in the attitude of the individual is the beginning of the change in the psychology of the nation.… more

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