ABCAP Transportation

Did you know ABCAP Transportation provides Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NET) to and from routine medical appointments. 

Non Emergency Transportation 

 

 

  To learn more, contact:
      Amanda Spoonamoore
  Phone: 937-378-6041 x258
  E-mail: aspoonamore@abcap.net

 

 

 

 

 

By Mental Health First Aid USA on March 29, 2022

You know that feeling when everything is going great, and suddenly you realize you’re 10 minutes late for an appointment, someone is rude to you, or you drop everything you’re carrying? You know how that irritation can send you spiraling? We all experience mood swings and everyday ups and downs, but that’s not the same as a mood disorder.  

According to the Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) curriculum, mood disorders are characterized by the elevation or lowering of a person’s mood. Bipolar disorder is a common mood disorder with distinct variations. The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance identify five types – bipolar I, bipolar II, cyclothymic disorder, bipolar not otherwise specified (NOS) and rapid cycling. To finish reading this article, please click HERE.

There’s no longer one rural America – could there be five?

While people often talk about “rural America” as if it describes just one way of living, a new study identified five different types of rural communities in Ohio.

The list includes farming areas that many imagine to be stereotypically rural, but researchers also found communities of the rural poor and booming small towns attracting affluent young adults from nearby cities.

Three of the five types of rural communities were found near the outskirts of major metropolitan areas.  To finish reading the remainder of this article, please CLICK HERE.

BABY & ME TOBACCO FREE

A Smoking Cessation Program (funded by Ohio Department of Health)

To Enroll Participants:

  • Must be Pregnant
  • Must be less than 36 weeks gestation
  • Must be a current tobacco user, or quit within 3 months of becoming pregnant.

ABCAP
406 W. PLUM ST., GEORGETOWN, OH 45121
Call (937) 378-6041 Ext. 252 to see how you can enroll.

Cribs for Kids

Since 1998, ‘Cribs for Kids’ has been making an impact to reduce babies dying of accidental, sleep-related death due to unsafe sleeping environments. Cribs for Kids educates parents and caregivers on the importance of practicing safe sleep for infants, and provides Pack ‘n Play portable cribs and a Safe Sleep Survival Kit to families who, otherwise, cannot afford a safe place for their baby to sleep.
Through funding made available by ODH, ABCAP has partnered with Cribs for Kids for families who are in need of a safe place for baby to sleep. To receive a Crib and Survival Kit, the family must meet eligibility requirements. Please call 937-378-6041, ext. 252, for more information.

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Early Head Start

This program serves pregnant women and children birth to age 3.  Contact them at 1-877-582-2140 937-373-0106.  They offer FREE car seats and free diapers to those who are eligible.

ABCAP Adams County Family Planning Clinics

Adams County Clinic
9137 State Route 136
West Union, OH  45693
Phoe: 937-544-3796
Fax: 937-544-8955