SOS was founded in January 20th, 2000 with the following mission “to break the cycle of substance abuse within our community and enhance the quality of life of the individuals we serve and their families through the alleviation of human suffering caused by alcoholism, drug addiction and other co-occurring behavioral health problems”. SOS is a non-profit state certified (DUI, Drug Testing, Outpatient and Intensive Outpatient) Substance Abuse Agency, whose sole purpose is to help individuals suffering from substance abuse and related behavioral health problems. SOS offers adult and adolescent programs on a sliding scale payment plan; which is meant to ease the financial burdens of each client.

SOS offers the following ODMHSAS (State) certified services:

  • Early Intervention Programs- Substance Abuse Education Series for adolescents, adults and families to educate on the issues surrounding substance abuse and create change in thinking and behavior.
  • Outpatient and Intensive Outpatient (IOP) Substance Abuse Programs- For adolescents, adults and families. Services are gender specific and tailored to meet each client’s specific needs.
  • Women’s Sober House (Outpatient or IOP Services) – Structured sober living environment for women. Outpatient and IOP services are gender specific and tailored to meet each client’s specific needs.
  • Comprehensive Family Court Substance Abuse Evaluations- Standard Assessment + Third Party Interview
  • DUI/Sub. Abuse Evaluations- DUI, DOT, Court Ordered and private pay substance abuse evaluations.
  • DUI Classes/Services- State Certified 24-hr., and 10-hr. DUI schools, VIP, and DUI outpatient services
  • Impaired Professionals Programs- Providing specific treatment to the impaired professional (nurses, allied health, lawyers, physicians, etc.) with substance abuse and co-occurring issues.
  • Opiate Addiction Programs- SOS’s medication assistance IOP program. Clients will participate in services monitored by both physicians and clinical staff.
  • Anger Management/Coping Skills Programs- Focusing on clients with co-existing substance abuse and anger/emotional management problems.
  • Co-Occurring Substance Abuse Programs- For adults and adolescents suffering from both substance abuse and mental health disorders.
  • Aftercare/Relapse Prevention Program- Preventing relapse for adolescents, adults and families.
  • Impulse Control (Criminal Thinking Program) – Cognitive Behavioral Program specifically developed for drug, alcohol, and other criminal charges.

  • Drug/Alcohol Testing Programs:

  • Laboratory Based Urinalysis (8-panel and 19-panel test options)
  • Hair Follicle (6 and 10 panel tests, detects regular drug and alcohol use for up 90-days)
  • EtG Urine Alcohol Test (detects alcohol use 3-4 days after use)
  • (Drug Testing Kits (in home or in office results in 5 min.)
  • Our staff consists of qualified professionals who have a combined experience of over 35 years serving our community.

    Sincerely,
    James Patterson, ICADC
    Executive Director