Financial support: developmental disabilities

People with developmental disabilities face unique challenges as they strive to build independent and fulfilling lives. If you or someone you know has a qualifying disability, there are many assistance programs and services available to help you support yourself financially. Learn about your options to help along your journey toward financial stability.

Health, safety & social services

Stark County Job & Family Services: Medicaid

Administers Medicaid and the Medicaid Buy-In for Workers with Disabilities (MBIWD) programs, which provide health care coverage for individuals with disabilities.
221 3rd St. SE
Canton, OH 44702
Phone: (330) 452-4661
TDD: (330) 451-8879
Toll free: 1 (888) 698-6893
Toll free: 1 (888) 698-6893

United Way of Greater Stark County

Instantly connect with health and social services throughout Stark County.
Hotline: 211
Hotline: 211
Hours: 24/7 guidance

YWCA Alliance

Distributes nutritional meals and provides a range of support services to women in Alliance.
239 East Market St.
Alliance, OH 44601
Phone: (330) 823-1840

YWCA Canton

Provides a range of support services to women in Stark County.
231 6th St. NE
Canton, OH 44702
Phone: (330) 453-7644
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Employment & income

Coleman Health Services

Crisis management, mental and behavioral health, adult care and employment services.
400 Tuscarawas St. W
Suite 200
Canton, OH 44702
Phone: (330) 438-2400

Economic Mobility Center

Helping Stark County residents with economic mobility programs that help participants build long-term, fiscal independence, creating a cycle of financial success throughout the community.
401 Market Ave North
Suite #100
Canton, OH 44702
Phone: (330) 491-0445

OhioMeansJobs

Serving Stark County employers and job seekers with access to all community partner programs, education, training, counseling and employment opportunities. Visit the website to learn more.
822 30th St. NW
Canton, OH 44709
Phone: (330) 433-9675
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YMCA of Central Stark County

Health, education and financial support services to help build strong foundations and strengthen our community. View all local YMCA locations.
4700 Dressler Rd NW
Canton, OH 44718
Phone: (330) 491-9622