Basic needs information & referrals

Looking for help, but not sure where to turn? At Stark Help Central, we have a vision for the future of Stark County where every child, parent, friend and neighbor has the resources to overcome challenges and achieve their full potential. Find local organizations dedicated to lifting up local families in times of need.

Basic need referral resources

Access Health Stark County

Guiding individuals and families to quality, affordable medical care in Stark County. 
408 9th St. SW
Canton, OH 44707
Phone: (330) 437-3715

Bridge Point Community Services

Hosts financial literacy classes for Stark County residents through its Financial Peace University course.
309 45th St. SW
Canton, OH 44706
Phone: (330) 484-3644

Common Goods

Clothing, food and financial aid offered at First Christian Church.
6900 Market Ave N
North Canton, OH 44720
Phone: 330-456-2600

Perry Helping Perry: Clothes Closet

Clothing and supplies for Perry Local School District students.
5038 Tuscarawas St W
Canton, OH 44708
Phone: 330-737-1281
Hours: Every Monday – 1 to 4 p.m.; third Saturday of every month – 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.