Northern Ohio Recovery Association, Inc. (NORA) is a community-based substance abuse prevention and peer recovery support organization. NORA provides culturally relevant chemical dependency services with dignity and respect to youth, adults and families in Northeast Ohio.
Founded in 2004, in Cleveland, Ohio, NORA supports and provides prevention, treatment, and recovery in Cuyahoga, Lorain, and Summit counties. The territory is large – 1,360 square miles – comprising of millions of people. Akron, Cleveland, Lorain/Elyria, Sandusky, and Vermillion are the primary areas served. Akron is the birthplace of Alcoholics Anonymous.