State awards $200K to maternity program for opioid users


LIMA — The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services awarded a $200,000 grant to Coleman Health Services and Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical Center for a maternal care home serving opioid-dependent pregnant and postpartum women.

“We have seen moms come through the doors—pregnant and addicted—and we have seen them leave healthier, confident and able to care for their new baby..."