Posts by cincyexchange


Cincinnati city council is taking steps to explore options for funding a one-to-one needle exchange in Cincinnati. According to an article by Terry De Mio on Cincinnati.com, the main factor that motivated city council member Chris Seelbach to seek action is the recent dangerous spread of the hepatitis C virus (HCV). Thanks to a motion initiated by Seelbach, city administrators will issue a report outlining the options available to...

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Help Save Our Savior

Help Save Our Savior


Posted By on Oct 9, 2016

What:  Clean & Paint Party (Food & Refreshments Provided) When:  Saturday, October 22 (9 a.m – 6 p.m.) Where: Church of Our Savior, 65 E. Hollister Street, Cincinnati, OH 45219 (Mt. Auburn) Our friends at The Church of Our Saviour need help to clean and paint their newly repaired church. The entire flooring was replaced and several large repairs were made after major flood damage from recent rains. Now that the heavy...

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BrightView Open House

BrightView Open House


Posted By on Oct 6, 2016

What:  BrightView Open House When:  Friday, October 14, from 5 to 7 p.m. Where:  6527 Colerain Avenue Website:  www.brightviewhealth.com   Last month, BrightView, a local addiction resource center, announced the official opening of their second location at 6527 Colerain Avenue in Cincinnati. The Colerain facility is holding an open house on October 14. All are welcome to come see the 6,500 space where those who suffer from drug...

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Recently, The Columbus Dispatch reported on the increasing availability of naloxone throughout Ohio, saying that according to the Ohio Board of Pharmacy, 1,000 pharmacies in 79 of Ohio’s 88 counties now offer naloxone without a prescription. Pharmacies are “playing a key role in the fight against opioid addiction…Expanding this life-saving medication’s availability has resulted in thousands of lives being saved,”...

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We hear so many reports of overdose, death and destroyed lives and families, all falling prey to opioid drug addiction. Tragedy pervades the news reports so often that we can forget what progress looks like. But, success does happen. On September 16, President Obama proclaimed September 18 – 24 as Prescription Opioid and Heroin Epidemic Awareness Week. The measure is a welcome recognition of decades of hard work by thousands of...

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