The city is helping those fight their addictions and with the costs this week.
Last year 522 people died from drug overdoses in Franklin County alone, according to 10TV. The City of Columbus is doing its part to help those struggling with addiction with free lifesaving counseling.
At seven locations in the city, people can walk-in for free help. The Recover Walk-Ins will take place from noon to 9pm, April 29-May 3 at these locations.
- St. Stephens Community House, 1500 E. 17th Ave.
- Central Community House, 1150 E. Main St.
- OSU African American and African Studies Community Extension Center, 905 Mt. Vernon Ave. *(noon-5 p.m. only),
- John Maloney Healthcare Center, 1905 Parsons Ave.
- Columbus Neighborhood Health Center-Great Southern, 3781 S. High St.
- Jordan’s Crossing, 342 N. Hague Ave.
- APDS, 1409 Livingston Ave.
Services are available on a drop-in basis and no appointment is needed.