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For anyone facing challenges in life, Stark Help Central is a safe place you can turn to for support. No matter the situation, hope is just a search away.

What we do

Free, confidential information and referrals

Our mission is simple: To protect and improve the lives of children, teens and young adults in Stark County. We do this by connecting young people and their families with hundreds of community resources to help them overcome challenges and achieve their full potential.

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Free, confidential information and referrals

Our mission is simple: To protect and improve the lives of children, teens and young adults in Stark County. We do this by connecting young people and their families with hundreds of community resources to help them overcome challenges and achieve their full potential.

Who we are

A collaborative system of people who care

We are a group of dedicated volunteers, experienced professionals and community advocates who are committed to the success of our area’s young people. Our work is made possible through grant funding, participation from our partner groups and the engagement of agencies and organizations throughout Stark County.

Who we are Photo depicting Who we are

A collaborative system of people who care

We are a group of dedicated volunteers, experienced professionals and community advocates who are committed to the success of our area’s young people. Our work is made possible through grant funding, participation from our partner groups and the engagement of agencies and organizations throughout Stark County.

Who we serve

Our youngest residents have the most to gain

Together, we strive to transform the lives of young people, ages birth to 25, who are struggling with complex, real-life challenges. By connecting local children, teens and young adults with resources and information, we help them work toward health, safety and financial stability.

Who we serve Photo depicting Who we serve

Our youngest residents have the most to gain

Together, we strive to transform the lives of young people, ages birth to 25, who are struggling with complex, real-life challenges. By connecting local children, teens and young adults with resources and information, we help them work toward health, safety and financial stability.

Our impact

Guiding Stark County toward health and hope

With partner agencies serving thousands of young people each year, Stark Help Central has ambitious plans for addressing some of our area’s greatest challenges. We are launching new prevention efforts, amplifying awareness and mobilizing resources to achieve real, lasting results.

Our commitment

Supportive conversations
Engage young people in hopeful and supportive conversations.
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Mental health awareness
Raise mental health awareness to reduce the stigma.
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Substance use prevention and treatment
Mobilize substance use prevention and treatment efforts.
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