AOD Section

Alcohol & Drug Services

Treatment services: 614-645-6839
Prevention services: 614-724-2024 or 614-645-1342
Harm Reduction Services: 614-724-2033


Office Hours:  
8 a.m.- 6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday 
8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Friday

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The Alcohol & Drug Services program has prevention and outpatient treatment services. Prevention services are available for youth and adults offering education and supportive services. Latina Women’s Program, Parenting Wisely and Harm Reduction Intervention services are also included within the prevention programs. Adult Outpatient Treatment groups are gender specific. Walk-in assessments are held Monday, Tuesday and Thursday (clients are encouraged to come at 8 a.m. to sign up). Alcohol and drug prevention and treatment service times vary by program.

Please join us for a free panel discussion and community event:

Faith and Community:

Reconciling with the Disease of Addiction


September 26, 2019 • 6-8 p.m.

Columbus Public Health • 240 Parsons Ave.

Free parking is available.


Panelists include:

  • Bishop Ware - Oakley Baptist Church
  • Sister Anita Muhammad - Director of Unicorns and Butterflies
  • Minister Marquita Byars – Gospel Lighthouse Church
  • Dr. Kyle Brooks - Methodist Theological School of Ohio and Visiting Assistant Professor of Homiletics and Black Church and African Diaspora Studies
  • Moderator Dr. Mysheika Roberts – Columbus Public Health

Please RSVP at Seating is limited to the first 200 people who RSVP.



Find a drug and alcohol addiction prevention programs including: REAL Life (Respect, Empower, Achieve, Lead), Latino Women's Prevention, Substance Abuse General Education (S.A.G.E.), You're Extra Special (Y.E.S.), and parenting classes. Learn more.


Find outpatient treatment services to overcome drug and alcohol addiction. Learn more.


Programs and education include safe needle disposal, HIV and Hep-C testing and prevention. Learn more.


If you are in an immediate emergency, call 911.
If you or a loved are experiencing a mental health or substance abuse related emergency call the Netcare Access Crisis Hotline: 614-276-CARE (2273).
Or call the Opiate Crisis Line: 614-724-HOPE (4673), which is available Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm. Learn more about our Opiate Crisis prevention and treatment efforts here.