Fairfield County Alcohol, Drug Addiction, and Mental Health (ADAMH) Board Three Year Strategic Goals (SFY 2021 - 2023)

Goal 1: Combat the opioid crisis through the expansion of prevention, treatment, and recovery support services *1

  • Accomplish this goal by building a crisis stabilization unit for Fairfield County to open by 2022.
  • Balance the prevention programming across age groups and throughout the county
  • Maintain treatment and recovery supports that are evidenced-based and that demonstrate impact.
  • Develop innovative recovery programming.
Goal 2: Address serious mental illness and serious emotional disturbances *2 .
  • Improve access to services through programming and public relations.
  • Balance treatment and stabilization services across the lifespan and throughout the county.
  • Develop and disseminate high quality communication tools for funded programming.
  • Support the development of additional programming capacity and service provision that address all age-groups to ensure an entire
    continuum of care.

Goal 3: Improve data collection, analysis, dissemination, and program and policy evaluation *3.

  • Develop and engage in a robust process to seek and monitor needed services in the community
  • Develop a data dashboard from multiple sources that will inform board members, staff members, and the community.
  • Collaborate with other community agencies and stakeholders to monitor comorbidities associated with opioid misuse including
    co-occurring substance disorders.

*1 From the SAMSHA Strategic Plan – FY2019-2023
*2 Ibid.
*3 Ibid.

Scroll to Top