In order to grow up happy and healthy, kids need a roof over their heads, food on the table and access to quality medical care. Unfortunately, this is not a reality for many of Stark County’s youngest residents. Find local organizations connecting children in our community with the basic items they need to thrive. Together, we can help keep our kids safe and supported.
We’re here to make finding help simple. Learn how to apply for cash, food and/or medical assistance and get started today. Cases are processed in the order received, so it is important to start the process as soon as possible.Read more
Looking for public assistance programs, but not sure where to turn? Stark Help Central has 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.Read more
Does your family need of financial support? Everyone faces difficult times at one point or another. There are many local organizations in Stark County committed to lifting up community members in times of hardship. If you need cash, food or medical assistance, reach out for help today.Read more
If you need clothing assistance in Stark County, there is a network of community resources you can turn to for support. Whether you need baby, back-to-school, professional or everyday clothing, help is available here at home.Read more
One in four children in Stark County is not sure where their next meal will come from. We can help you find local organizations dedicated to providing access to food and nutrition for youth of all ages. If you are looking for a local hot meal program or need help applying for public food assistance, resources are available.Read more
Getting quality sleep is critical for healthy and happy development, but it can be hard to know how much you need. Sleep needs vary for newborns, infants, toddlers, children, teens and young adults, and it’s important to know what’s recommended for you.Read more
If you are a teen, young adult or the parent of a young child, affordable quality care is within your reach. All residents should have access to safe and effective health care, regardless of age or income. Get the medical, dental, prescription or mental health coverage you need for a happy and healthy tomorrow.Read more