About Us

The Jefferson County Prevention and Recovery Board contracts with a number of certified agencies to meet the service needs of County residents.  This is done as mandated by an Ohio statute.

Mission Statement

The purpose of the Prevention and Recovery Board is to plan, coordinate, fund and evaluate efficient, outcome-driven mental health and recovery services of the highest quality that are accessible to all of the diverse residents of Jefferson County.

Board of Directors Meetings

The Jefferson County Prevention and Recovery Board holds its Board of Directors meetings on the third Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m.  In the event that the third Monday is a federal holiday, the meeting is held on the fourth Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m. Meetings are held at the Board Office at 524 Madison Avenue, Steubenville, OH 43952.

OCTOBER 19, 2020 REGULAR BOARD MEETING: THE JEFFERSON COUNTY PREVENTION AND RECOVERY BOARD WILL HOLD ITS REGULAR MONTHLY BOARD MEETING ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2020 AT 5:30 P.M.  THE MEETING WILL BE HELD VIA ZOOM VIRTUAL FORMAT DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. TO JOIN THE MEETING, LOG ONTO ZOOM OR CALL 1-301-715-8592 AND ENTER MEETING ID 852 3219 2029. IT IS POSSIBLE TO LISTEN TO THE MEETING USING A LANDLINE PHONE, SMART PHONE OR COMPUTER.

SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 REGULAR BOARD MEETING: THE JEFFERSON COUNTY PREVENTION AND RECOVERY BOARD WILL HOLD ITS REGULAR MONTHLY BOARD MEETING ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 AT 5:30 P.M.  THE MEETING WILL BE HELD VIA ZOOM VIRTUAL FORMAT DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. TO JOIN THE MEETING, LOG ONTO ZOOM OR CALL 1-301-715-8592 AND ENTER MEETING ID 899 4063 1482. IT IS POSSIBLE TO LISTEN TO THE MEETING USING A LANDLINE PHONE, SMART PHONE OR COMPUTER.

SEPTEMBER 8, 2020  FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING: THE JEFFERSON COUNTY PREVENTION AND RECOVERY BOARD FINANCE COMMITTEE WILL HOLD A MEETING ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2020 AT 5:30 P.M. THE MEETING WILL BE HELD VIA ZOOM VIRTUAL FORMAT DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. TO JOIN THE MEETING, LOG INTO ZOOM OR CALL 1-301-715-8592 AND ENTER MEETING ID 823 8133 8288. IT IS POSSIBLE TO LISTEN TO THE MEETING USING A LANDLINE TELEPHONE, A SMART PHONE OR A COMPUTER.

JULY 21, 2020 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING: DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC A ZOOM VIRTUAL ONLINE MEETING OF THE JEFFERSON COUNTY PREVENTION AND RECOVERY BOARD EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WILL BE HELD ON TUESDAY, JULY 21, 2020 AT 12:00 P.M.  TO JOIN THE MEETING, LOG INTO ZOOM OR CALL 1-929-205-6099 AND ENTER MEETING ID 864 3807 2269 AND PASSCODE 715358. IT IS POSSIBLE TO LISTEN TO THE MEETING USING A LANDLINE TELEPHONE, A SMART PHONE OR A COMPUTER.

JULY 14, 2020 FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING: A ZOOM VIRTUAL ONLINE MEETING OF THE JEFFERSON COUNTY PREVENTION AND RECOVERY BOARD FINANCE COMMITTEE WILL BE HELD ON TUESDAY, JULY 14, 2020 AT 5:00 P.M. DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. TO JOIN THE MEETING, LOG INTO ZOOM OR CALL 1-929-205-6099 AND ENTER MEETING ID 871 5431 4186. IT IS POSSIBLE TO LISTEN TO THE MEETING USING A LANDLINE TELEPHONE, A SMART PHONE, OR A COMPUTER.

JUNE 15, 2020 REGULAR BOARD MEETING: A ZOOM VIRTUAL ONLINE MEETING OF THE JEFFERSON COUNTY PREVENTION AND RECOVERY BOARD WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2020 AT 5:30 P.M. DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.  TO JOIN THE MEETING, LOG INTO ZOOM OR CALL 1-301-715-8592 AND ENTER MEETING ID 811 0575 3072. IT IS POSSIBLE TO LISTEN TO THE MEETINGS USING A LANDLINE TELEPHONE, A SMART PHONE, OR A COMPUTER.

MAY 18, 2020 REGULAR BOARD MEETING: A ZOOM VIRTUAL ONLINE MEETING OF THE JEFFERSON COUNTY PREVENTION AND RECOVERY BOARD WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY, MAY 18, 2020 AT 5:30 P.M. DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.  PLEASE CALL 740-282-1300 FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO JOIN THE MEETING. IT IS POSSIBLE TO LISTEN TO THE MEETINGS USING A LANDLINE TELEPHONE, A SMART PHONE, OR A COMPUTER.

APRIL 20, 2020 REGULAR BOARD MEETING: A ZOOM VIRTUAL ONLINE MEETING OF THE JEFFERSON COUNTY PREVENTION AND RECOVERY BOARD WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY, APRIL 20, 2020 AT 5:30 P.M. DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC.  PLEASE CALL 740-282-1300 FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO JOIN THE MEETING. IT IS POSSIBLE TO LISTEN TO THE MEETING USING A LANDLINE TELEPHONE, A SMART PHONE, OR A COMPUTER.

The Personnel Committee of the Jefferson County Prevention and Recovery Board met on July 12, 2019 to discuss the retiring/rehiring of the Executive Director. Action will be taken regarding the retiring/rehiring of the Executive Director on September 16, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. during the regularly scheduled Board Meeting. The meeting will be held at the Board Office at 524 Madison Avenue, Steubenville, OH 43952.