Community Partners and Agencies - Ashland County MHRB

Crisis Hotline: (419) 289-6111

Crisis Text Line: Text 4HOPE to 741741

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Community Partners and Agencies

MHRB is proud to be affiliated with the following behavioral health agencies who provide quality, compassionate care for our community.


         Local Provider Network

Appleseed Community Mental Health Center

Appleseed provides comprehensive psychiatric, emergency, mental health counseling, case management, sexual assault, outpatient, school, forensic, domestic violence safe shelter services and programs for youth and adults.

Appleseed Community Mental Health Center, as a multi-service agency, will provide high quality, research-based, affordable, accessible and outcome driven services to help people improve their lives and develop necessary skills to live, learn and work successfully in our community. Appleseed is the primary mental health contract agency of the MHR Board for Ashland County.

Learn more about the School/Community Liaisons of Ashland County HERE

For additional information, click the link for their website below
 2233 Rocky Lane - Ashland, OH 44805

Ashland County Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (ACCADA)

ACCADA provides outpatient assessment and treatment services. Prevention Education services are also provided to the community. ACCADA operates a jail program at the county jail. ACCADA is the primary alcohol & drug addiction services contract agency of the MHR Board for Ashland County.

For additional information, click the link for their website below
  310 College Avenue - Ashland, OH 44805

Catholic Charities of Ashland County - Diocese of Cleveland

Catholic Charities is a faith-based organization that provides professional services without regard to a person's personal belief system and is certified by the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services to provide treatment and prevention services.

  • Outpatient Mental Health Counseling for all ages.
  • Early Childhood program includes the following home based services: Early Childhood Counseling-Counseling services for families with young children who are dealing with behavioral or other mental health related struggles. Help Me Grow home visiting - for expectant moms and new families to equip parents to help their child acquire the early building blocks necessary for long term success. Family Support Services - curriculum-based education for successful parenting.

Other prevention programs:

  • Ashland Connects to Teens (ACT) mentoring program.
  • The Golden Center is a place for seniors to socialize and stay connected to the community. See the Golden Center Gazette HERE.
  • Multi-Generational Mentoring Program links seniors with local elementary school children for tutoring and mentoring. Read about what is happening at the MGM Program HERE.  
  • Service Coordination links families with multiple needs to resources and services in the community.
  • Peer Support (Pathways)- To see what's going on at Pathways, visit their Facebook Page. View their calendar of meetingsDownload TAPESTRY OF OUR LIVES, a powerful and creative collection of written works and striking illustrations by individuals in recovery.
  • Recovery and Peer Support, written by Dr. Diana Spore, PhD, Recovery Consultant for the MHRB, formerly a Board member.
  • The Resilient Family Project of Catholic Charities offers TRIPLE P Discussion Group Sessions.  For more Information call 419-289-1903 or look here: Triple P.  Find out HERE how you can receive a $25.00 Walmart gift card by participating in just one virtual Triple P session!
  • Watch a video featuring Barbara Kudravi, Program Coordinator II, discussing the Resilient Family Project.

 For additional information, click the link for their website below
  34 West 2nd Street - Ashland, OH 44805

Ashland Parenting Plus

The mission of Ashland Parenting Plus is to enhance the lives of families in our community by educating and empowering parents; by promoting responsible decisions regarding parenthood; and by offering opportunities for children to learn, grow and mature in a nurturing environment.

For additional information, visit the website link below:
 (419) 281-3788

Ground Work Play Therapy

Ground Work Play Therapy, Inc., is an Ashland County service provider specializing in Individual, Family and Play Therapy. Additionally, they offer Parent Education, Assist with Pre and Post Adoption Issues, Attachment Issues, Trauma and Mood Disorders. Various Insurances are accepted. Please contact them or visit their website for additional information.

For additional information, visit the website link below:
  (419) 289-4825

Veterans Crisis Line

Connects veterans in crisis (and their families and friends) with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential, toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.

For additional information, visit the website link below:
  1-800-273-8255 Press 1
  TTY: 1-800-799-4889

Additional Behavioral Health Providers in Ashland County:

NOTE:  These agencies are NOT under contract with the Mental Health & Recovery Board.  No endorsement, affiliation or recommendation is to be implied by their inclusion below.  The Board seeks merely to inform residents of all known mental health and addiction providers in the county.


John Jorden, Psychologist

432 Center Street, Ashland, OH 44805



Adina Fox Services

19 W. Main Street #16, Ashland, OH 44805



Cornerstone Counseling of Ashland

502 Claremont Ave., Ashland, OH 44805



Heritage Christian Counseling                                                                             

1060 Claremont Ave., Ashland, OH 44805                                                           


Smetzer Counseling Center

910 Center Street, Ashland, OH 44805



Encompass Christian Counseling

1590 Crestview Dr., Ashland, OH 44805



Family Life Counseling & Psychiatric Services

127 N. Water St., Loudonville, OH 44842




741 US Rte 250 E. Rear, Ashland, Ohio



Mental Health and Recovery Board of Ashland County

1605 CR 1095, Ashland, OH 44805
Office: (419) 281-3139
Fax: (419) 281-4988
Crisis : (419) 289-6111


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