Strong Families, Safe Communities (SFSC) FY 2017

The FY 16-17 biennium budget allocated $3 million per year for continuation of the Strong Families, Safe Communities program. Now in its fourth year, this program followed the competitive opportunity process and generated 12 funded projects for FY 2017. 

Proposals were scored at the beginning of FY 2016 by a committee of staff members from the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) and the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS), including two family advocates. Below are the awarded project areas and a summary description of each project

SFSC FY 2017 Grantee Map (scroll down or click on the county for a project summary)
SFSCMap_Interactive_FY17

Warren and Clinton Counties Warren and Clinton Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Ross and Pickaway Counties Ross and Pickaway Counties Richland, Marion and Crawford Counties Richland, Marion and Crawford Counties Richland, Marion and Crawford Counties Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties Lucas, Erie, Sandusky and Seneca Counties Lucas, Erie, Sandusky and Seneca Counties Lucas, Erie, Sandusky and Seneca Counties Lucas, Erie, Sandusky and Seneca Counties Licking and Knox Counties Licking and Knox Counties Hamilton and Clermont Counties Hamilton and Butler Counties Butler and Preble Counties Butler and Preble Counties Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin and Allen Counties Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin and Allen Counties Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin and Allen Counties Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin and Allen Counties Athens, Hocking, Vinton and Jackson Counties Athens, Hocking, Vinton and Jackson Counties Athens, Hocking, Vinton and Jackson Counties Athens, Hocking, Vinton and Jackson Counties

SFSC FY 2017 Funded Projects

Athens, Hocking, Vinton and Jackson Counties

Hopewell Health Centers

Project Lead: Micki Lamb

  • Virginia Student Threat Assessment Guidelines (V-STAG)
  • After-hours Rapid Response Team

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Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin and Allen Counties

Family Resource Center of Northwest Ohio, Inc.

Project Lead: Josh Ebling

  • Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM)
  • After-hours crisis prescreens and coordination with appropriate service/placement

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Butler and Preble Counties

Butler County Family & Children First Council 

Preble County Mental Health & Recovery Board

Project Lead: Heather Wells

  • Parent Project
  • Why/Try
  • Parent Training
  • Mentoring
  • Respite
  • Workforce Development

For Butler County see also: Hamilton and Butler Counties

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Hamilton and Butler Counties

Envision

Project Lead: Tricia Burke

  • Integrated Treatment Team
  • Outreach and consultation
  • Individual assessments
  • Therapeutic respite (foster care network)

For Hamilton County see also: Hamilton and Clermont Counties

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Hamilton and Clermont Counties

Hamilton County Board of DD / Clermont County Board of DD 

Lighthouse Youth Services / LifePoint Solutions

Project Lead: Alice Pavey

  • Resilience Workers
  • Trauma-Informed Biographical Timeline
  • Bi-monthly Person-centered Focused Team Meetings
  • Monthly Trauma Supervision for Resiliency Workers

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Licking and Knox Counties

Licking, Knox Mental Health & Recovery 

Licking and Knox County Boards of Developmental Disabilities

Project Lead: Kay Spergel

  • Mobile Unit Treatment Team (MUTT) - Crisis
  • Village Network
  • Family Supports
  • Team training

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Lucas, Erie, Sandusky and Seneca Counties

Lucas County Family & Children First Council (FCFC) 

MHR Board of Lucas County / Erie County FCFC 

Sandusky County FCFC / Seneca County FCFC

Project Lead: David Kontur

  • Wraparound
  • In-Home Support - Parent Mentors, Child Mentors, Team Meetings, Parent/Child Education Program
  • Short-term Respite
  • Crisis Response

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Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties

Thompkins Treatment Inc.

Project Lead: Diana Myers

  • Integrated Family and Systems Treatment (I-FAST)

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Richland, Marion and Crawford Counties

Richland County Family & Children First Council (FCFC) 

Marion County FCFC 

Crawford County FCFC

Project Lead: Teresa Alt

  • Respite Weekends and Camps
  • Family Retreats
  • Mentoring - Mansfield UMADAOP
  • Service Coordination/Wraparound

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Ross and Pickaway Counties

Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties

Stark MH & Recovery Board (in partnership with Ashtabula MH & Recovery Board, Columbiana MH & Recovery Board, Tuscarawas/Carroll Counties ADAMHS Board, and Wayne/Holmes MH & Recovery Board and their DD Boards)

Project Lead: Emily Provance

  • TIP and MI/DD Informed Wraparound
  • Crisis Safety Planning and Stabilization
  • Family support such as respite, mentoring and home accommodations
  • Young Adult Resources and Supports
  • Crisis text line
  • Bi-monthly meetings re: Medicaid and other shared funding for sustainability

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Warren and Clinton Counties

Mental Health Recovery Services of Warren and Clinton Counties

Project Lead: Patti Ahting

  • Early Identification
  • Crisis Identification and referral
  • Family support/respite
  • Specialized treatment team/care coordination

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Strong Families, Safe Communities (SFSC) FY 2016

The FY 2016-2017 biennium budget allocated $3 million per year for continuation of the Strong Families, Safe Communities program. Now in its third year, this program followed the competitive opportunity process and generated 13 funded projects for FY 2016. 

Proposals were scored by a committee of staff members form the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) and the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS), including two family advocates. Below are the awarded project areas and a summary description of each project. 

 

SFSC FY 2016 Grantee Map (scroll down or click on the county for a project summary)
SFSCMap_Interactive

Belmont, Harrisn, Noble and Monroe Counties Belmont, Harrisn, Noble and Monroe Counties Belmont, Harrisn, Noble and Monroe Counties Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties Belmont, Harrisn, Noble and Monroe Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties Licking and Knox Counties Licking and Knox Counties Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties Athens, Hocking, Vinton and Jackson Counties Athens, Hocking, Vinton and Jackson Counties Athens, Hocking, Vinton and Jackson Counties Athens, Hocking, Vinton and Jackson Counties Ross and Pickaway Counties Ross and Pickaway Counties Warren and Clinton Counties Warren and Clinton Counties Hamilton and Clermont Counties Hamilton and Clermont Counties Butler and Preble Counties Butler and Preble Counties Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin and Allen Counties Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin and Allen Counties Richland, Marion and Crawford Counties Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin and Allen Counties Richland, Marion and Crawford Counties Richland, Marion and Crawford Counties Lucas, Erie, Sandusky and Seneca Counties Lucas, Erie, Sandusky and Seneca Counties Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin and Allen Counties Lucas, Erie, Sandusky and Seneca Counties Lucas, Erie, Sandusky and Seneca Counties

SFSC FY 2016 Funded Projects

Athens, Hocking, Vinton and Jackson Counties

Hopewell Health Centers

Project Lead: Micki Lamb

  • Virginia Student Threat Assessment Guidelines (V-STAG)
  • After-hours Rapid Response Team

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Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin and Allen Counties

Family Resource Center of Northwest Ohio, Inc.

Project Lead: Josh Ebling

  • Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM)
  • After-hours crisis prescreens and coordination with appropriate service/placement

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Belmont, Harrison, Noble and Monroe Counties

Mental Health Recovery Board (serving Belmont, Harrison and Monroe Counties)

Belmont, Harrison and Noble County Boards of Developmental Disabilities

Project Lead: Jayne Devney

  • Intensive Care Coordination
  • Crisis Stabilization & Treatment
  • Therapeutic Mentoring
  • Family Respite Support
  • Public Awareness Campaign
  • Monthly recreation activities
  • Unified mobile care team

For Noble County see also: Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties

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Butler and Preble Counties

Butler County Family & Children First Council 

Preble County Mental Health & Recovery Board

Project Lead: Heather Wells

  • Parent Project
  • Why/Try
  • Parent Training
  • Mentoring
  • Respite
  • Workforce Development

For Butler County see also: Hamilton and Butler Counties

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Hamilton and Butler Counties

Envision

Project Lead: Tricia Burke

  • Integrated Treatment Team
  • Outreach and consultation
  • Individual assessments
  • Therapeutic respite (foster care network)

For Hamilton County see also: Hamilton and Clermont Counties

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Hamilton and Clermont Counties

Hamilton County Board of DD / Clermont County Board of DD 

Lighthouse Youth Services / LifePoint Solutions

Project Lead: Alice Pavey

  • Resilience Workers
  • Trauma-Informed Biographical Timeline
  • Bi-monthly Person-centered Focused Team Meetings
  • Monthly Trauma Supervision for Resiliency Workers

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Licking and Knox Counties

Licking, Knox Mental Health & Recovery 

Licking and Knox County Boards of Developmental Disabilities

Project Lead: Kay Spergel

  • Mobile Unit Treatment Team (MUTT) - Crisis
  • Village Network
  • Family Supports
  • Team training

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Lucas, Erie, Sandusky and Seneca Counties

Lucas County Family & Children First Council (FCFC) 

MHR Board of Lucas County / Erie County FCFC 

Sandusky County FCFC / Seneca County FCFC

Project Lead: David Kontur

  • Wraparound
  • In-Home Support - Parent Mentors, Child Mentors, Team Meetings, Parent/Child Education Program
  • Short-term Respite
  • Crisis Response

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Muskingum, Guernsey, Perry, Coshocton and Noble Counties

Thompkins Treatment Inc.

Project Lead: Diana Myers

  • Integrated Family and Systems Treatment (I-FAST)

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Richland, Marion and Crawford Counties

Richland County Family & Children First Council (FCFC) 

Marion County FCFC 

Crawford County FCFC

Project Lead: Teresa Alt

  • Respite Weekends and Camps
  • Family Retreats
  • Mentoring - Mansfield UMADAOP
  • Service Coordination/Wraparound

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Ross and Pickaway Counties

Stark, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Tuscarawas, Carroll, Wayne and Holmes Counties

Stark MH & Recovery Board (in partnership with Ashtabula MH & Recovery Board, Columbiana MH & Recovery Board, Tuscarawas/Carroll Counties ADAMHS Board, and Wayne/Holmes MH & Recovery Board and their DD Boards)

Project Lead: Emily Provance

  • TIP and MI/DD Informed Wraparound
  • Crisis Safety Planning and Stabilization
  • Family support such as respite, mentoring and home accommodations
  • Young Adult Resources and Supports
  • Crisis text line
  • Bi-monthly meetings re: Medicaid and other shared funding for sustainability

Back to Top

Warren and Clinton Counties

Mental Health Recovery Services of Warren and Clinton Counties

Project Lead: Patti Ahting

  • Early Identification
  • Crisis Identification and referral
  • Family support/respite
  • Specialized treatment team/care coordination

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