Interested in learning more about Amethyst and the work

we do to help women and families recover from addiction 

and find comforting, secure, nurturing places to call home?


The following resources are a great place to start.


Reeb Avenue Center
Appointments and walk-in hours available
Amethyst is now providing treatment for women 18+ seeking help for substance abuse problems at the Reeb Avenue Center on Columbus’ South Side. To schedule an appointment, call 614-242-1284.

Any woman who is struggling with addiction problems is welcome to visit Amethyst in Room 102 at the Reeb Avenue Center, 280 Reeb Avenue, during our walk-in hours on:

               Monday               5pm-6pm


               Wednesday         9am-Noon


In addition, an open AA meeting will be held on Thursday from noon-1pm.


During the walk-in hours, Amethyst staff will be on hand to answer questions, discuss problems and concerns, schedule an assessment or refer for other services if needed.

Amethyst shares space at the Reeb Avenue Center with the House of Hope, which is providing addiction services for men at this location.
The Reeb Avenue Center opened its doors last fall as part of a city plan to revive the South Parsons Corridor. Jane Grote Abell and Tanny Crane and their families, along with other business leaders with ties to the area, took a leadership role in the project. The Reeb Avenue Center houses a variety of nonprofit organizations including Boys & Girls Clubs of Columbus, Eastway Behavioral Healthcare, Alvis, Mid-Ohio Food Bank and Godman Guild to name a few. Called a “hub of hope” and a “beacon for change”, this project is a template for other communities across the country.
Senator Rob Portman
Discusses Strategies to Respond to the Current Opiate Epidemic
A dedicated group of women met with U.S. Senator Rob Portman on January 7th to discuss strategies to increase funding for treatment programs such as Amethyst. Sen. Portman was interested in meeting with individuals knowledgeable about treatment needs in response to the current opiate epidemic across the country.
Columbus Underground - Best of 2015
Amethyst recognized one of Columbus’ best nonprofits
An annual survey/poll of the readers of Columbus Underground voted Amethyst among Columbus’ best nonprofits and charities of 2015.
Thank you to all who voted and share a passion for our mission. The complete list can be found at Columbus Underground - Top 10 nonprofits in 2015.

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