AOD Section

Alcohol & Drug Services

Treatment services: 614-645-6839
Prevention services: 614-645-2457 or 614-645-6256 
Community Harm Reduction: 614-645-6612

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


[email protected]

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***Please note: Due to COVID-19, some Alcohol and Drug Service hours have been limited. View details here.***

***Learn more about service changes at Columbus Public Health due to COVID-19 hereClick here to view upcoming holiday closures.***

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.


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.