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STARK COUNTY DRUG TAKE BACK DAY COLLECTS 1,068 LBS. OF MEDICATION

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Stark County, OH (October 11, 2018) – The Stark County Sheriff’s Office reported that 1,068 lbs. of medicine was collected during Stark County’s Drug Take Back Day, an event that promotes safe drug disposal. This total includes the weight of both pills and liquids, and represents the collective effort of 16 locations that collected both …

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STARKMHAR EMPLOYEE RECOGNIZED AT THE STATE LEVEL

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Stark County, OH (October 11, 2018) – Max Doll, Young Adult Specialist at Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery, is a recipient of the 2018 Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Association of Ohio (ADAPAO) Youth Prevention Alumni Award. This award recognizes an alumnus of youth prevention who continues to advance prevention as a young …

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STARK COUNTY DRUG TAKE BACK DAY IS SEPTEMBER 22

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Stark County, OH (September 19, 2018) – Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery, the Stark County Sheriff’s Office, Stark-Tuscarawas-Wayne Joint Solid Waste Management District, Drug Free Stark County, and the Opiate Task Force of Stark County, in cooperation with the Stark County Police Chiefs’ Association, are pleased to sponsor Drug Take Back Day on …

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CELEBRATE STARK COUNTY RECOVERY WEEK SEPTEMBER 10-16

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Stark County, OH (September 7, 2018) – People living in mental health and/or addiction recovery (as well as their families, friends, and support systems), are invited to join area service providers during Stark County Recovery Week, September 10-16. The organizations listed below will host activities and recognition events to celebrate people living in recovery while …

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Local ‘I’m Here’ video receives First Place Gold Award in SAMHSA’s 2018 Excellence in Community Communications And Outreach Competition

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Stark County, OH (August 21, 2018) – The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently recognized organizations nationwide that are making outstanding strides toward increasing communication and outreach efforts around substance abuse and mental health issues in their communities, as reducing stigma and promoting awareness continue to be top priorities around these issues. …

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