2203 Fulton Avenue Cincinnati, Ohio 45206
Phone: 513 961-4663 | Fax: 513 961-4681

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  • Find out more about the importance of focusing on the Mind and Body Connection in Recovery here.


  • Thank you to everyone who supported and attended our 2014 Rose Award Gala at the Cincinnati Women's Club! It was a beautiful evening filled with stories, awards, and delicious food. First Step Home will never be the same due to our generous donors and supporters of the Maternal Addictions program. Click here to visit our facebook page to see pictures from the event!

Serving Women in Recovery and their Children


We have served over 2800 women and children in the past 19 years. Our purpose is to build healthier, happier, and productive futures for women in recovery and their children. The agency provides individual and group substance abuse counseling, access to medical services, mental health assessments, life skills training, financial counseling, on-site child care, twelve step meetings, and connections to job readiness programs.



Children Live Here, Too

First Step Home offers a comprehensive child and family development program for children ages 0 to 12 who are living with their mothers at the facility. The children receive daily support and therapy from one of our clinical staff.
Through the programs offered at FSH, women learn self-sufficiency and gain the ability to live drug-free with their children. Upon completion of the residential program, women have the opportunity to move into transitional housing, supervised by FSH, where they are surrounded by other women and children in recovery.


   Success Stories

"Before coming to First Step my life was unmanageable. I thought I had the answers to all my problems and that the way I was living was just fine. I've learned with the help of First Step that the way I was thinking and living was unhealthy. By attending groups 6 days a week, my attitude towards life began to change..."

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Featured Event

Thanks to all who attended our Fall Graduation ceremony on October 21! First Step Home could not have encouraged and helped the ladies get to where they are on their journey without your help and support!


Social Media & First Step Home


Why is your connecting with facebook and twitter so important to First Step Home?  

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