Harm reduction is a set of practical strategies and ideas aimed at reducing negative consequences associated with drug use. Harm Reduction is also a movement for social justice built on a belief in, and respect for, the rights of people who use drugs. Harm reduction incorporates a spectrum of strategies from safer use, ...

Practicing random acts of kindness and charitable giving has always been important to OhioCAN. Teaching compassion for others is just as important. OhioCAN has a long tradition of making YouCAN2 bags for those in need throughout the year. Whether someone is in detox, in the ER room, in recovery or simply in need, we show them YouCAN2.

Peer Services are a process of 

giving and receiving support and education from individuals with shared life experiences. Peer Services are provided by individuals in recovery from mental illness and/or substance use who use their lived experience  as a tool to assist others by sharing their personal journeys and knowledge.

OhioCAN PROJECTS & ADVOCACY

Steps of Change

Unite to Face Addiction

10.4.15

Syringe  Exchange Program

YouCAN2 Bags for those in need

Good Samaritan Law

RNC Cleveland

FedUp Rally