Working to prevent and reduce the use of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs and moving Richland County towards a DRUG FREE community.


Lottery Stocking Stuffers: Protect Your Kids

By Taylor Smith  |  December 3, 2019
We've all scrambled at the last minute looking for gift ideas. It's easy to walk into a convenience store, grab a few scratch offs and attach them to gifts, cards, or stockings. This year, we're challenging you to...

Vaping Injury (EVALI): What You Need To Know

By Taylor Smith  |  November 15, 2019
E-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI) is the epidemic that has grown in intensity over the last few months. At first, the cause and associated risks were unclear but now the CDC has come out with more conclusive evidence.

Talk to Your Teen about Drugs: 5 Tips to Use Now

By Taylor Smith  |  November 13, 2019
Practical tools to help you have a conversation about drugs with your teen.

Prescription Drug Drop Box Open Year Round

  |  October 31, 2013
The Mansfield Police Department is extending it's prescription drug take-back event year-round. For more information, please see METRICH's news release.

CACY Participates in Prescription Take Back Day

  |  October 26, 2013
CACY participated in Prescription Take Back Day that was held on October 26, 2013. For more information go to

CACY Participates in Compliance Check

  |  October 21, 2013

National Red Ribbon Week Celebration In October

  |  August 14, 2013
National Red Ribbon Campaign in October

Drug Testing Kits

  |  August 14, 2013
The Redicup 10 drug testing kit is available for parents concerned about their children's drug use.

United Way Day of Caring 2013

By   |  August 14, 2013
Thanks to volunteers from Area Agency on Aging!

CACY Drug Free 5K Run/Walk

  |  June 24, 2013

CACY Basement Fundraiser Sale

  |  June 4, 2013
2nd Annual CACY Basement Sale from 6/10 - 6/21 M-F; 9 am - 1 pm at Richland County Longview Center 1495 W. Longview Ave. #104 (lower level) Mansfield, OH.

CACY Partners With Mansfield-Ontario Richland County Health Dept.

  |  May 29, 2013
CACY youth involved in Seat Belt Relay

Kroger's Community Rewards for CACY

  |  April 11, 2013

National Alcohol Awareness Month

  |  April 4, 2013
CACY observes Alcohol Awareness Month in April.

Shattering The Myths of Drug Abuse Article

By   |  January 30, 2013
Mansfield News Journal article for National Drug Facts Week -for January 28 - February 3, 2013.

National Drug Facts Week

  |  January 3, 2013
National Drug Facts Week was launched in 2010 by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). To counteract the myths they get from the internet, TV, movies, music, or f

Excessive Alcohol Consumption

  |  December 12, 2012

Drug Overdose Statistic

  |  December 10, 2012

What Is "A Drink," Anyway?

  |  November 20, 2012

Youth Alcohol Consumption

  |  November 7, 2012
Key Findings

Preventing Prescription Abuse

  |  October 8, 2012

Fact Sheet on Prescription Drugs

  |  September 25, 2012
Facts on prescription and over-the counter drugs

Van Donated to CACY by Baker Collision

  |  December 29, 2011