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  • Suicide Risk and Prevention
    Growing up can be a challenging and isolating experience, but the good news is, you don’t have to do it alone. No matter the adversity you might be facing, find the encouragement you need to move forward in a positive direction. Stark Help Central is a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment for young people of all ages and backgrounds.
    • Resiliency
      When it feels like life has more downs than ups, Stark County organizations are available to help build resiliency. This important life skill can help young people bounce back from life’s challenges without the same risk for anxiety, depression and other mental health conditions later in life. Get started with local mental health and resiliency resources today.
      • Childhood resiliency

        Childhood is often considered a happy, carefree time, but children are not always shielded from trauma and turmoil. From bullying and divorce to abuse and grief, kids can be exposed to many of life’s challenges. For these children, resiliency skills can help them discover ways to cope with difficult situations and move forward.

        • Family planning

          If you are unsure about the family planning methods available to you and want to learn more about your options, you are not alone. Find local resources, programs and community organizations providing reproductive health services for individuals and couples in Stark County.

          • Traumatic childhood events

            Experiencing a hurricane, witnessing family abuse, the death of a loved one, a school shooting –  these are just some examples of traumatic events that can have a long-term negative impact on a child. How a child recovers from such adversity can determine their future success in school and in how they relate to family and friends.

            • Trauma for teens & young adults
              When a young person loses a loved one, sees violence in their home, experiences abuse or witnesses a national tragedy, these are traumatic events that can have serious and long-term impacts. Without social support to understand and communicate their feelings, this trauma can manifest into guilt, shame and anxiety. Find resources to help teens and young adults in Stark County cope with trauma.
              • Most Common Misconceptions About Mental Health
                Mental Health Assumptions: Fact or Fiction?

                Despite all the information available about anxiety, depression, addiction and other mental health issues, many misconceptions persist.

                Mental health misconceptions can be dangerous when they keep people from getting the treatment they need. Let’s talk about mental health issues and learn to separate fact from fiction. What are some common misconceptions about mental health?

                Fact: Mental Health Issues Are Actually Quite Common

                Mental health issues are uncommon,

                • Trauma counseling helps

                  For anyone who has experienced trauma, it is important to seek ongoing treatment with a mental health professional. Even if symptoms don’t appear right away, they can show up over time without the proactive support of compassionate counseling.

                  When symptoms do emerge and are left untreated, they can worsen over time and have a significant impact on a young person’s life. If you have experienced trauma and are unsure about the best ways to move forward,

                  • Effects of traumatic stress
                    There is no single way to respond to trauma, and each person who is affected will cope and heal in their own ways. Learn how to identify the effects of trauma and find resources in Stark County to help you move forward in a positive direction.
                    • Medicaid waivers & paying for services
                      With Medicare waivers, people with disabilities are able to receive care in their homes and communities instead of hospitals, nursing homes or other care facilities. There is currently a waiting list and certain criteria must be met to enroll, so it is important to start the application process early.
                      • HOPE Program Addresses Mental Health in Those on Probation
                        Stark County’s HOPE Program is an alternative to prison for those who have a history of mental health issues and are involved in a probation offense.
                        • If you are being bullied
                          Bullying can happen to anyone, and it’s important to remember that it’s not your fault. It can be emotional, like when someone uses unkind words or spreads rumors about you, or physical acts of fighting, tripping or hitting. When bullying happens online, it is considered cyberbullying. No matter how it happens, it is important that you report bullying to a trusted adult.
                          • Children with incarcerated parents
                            Having a parent in prison can have a significant impact on a child’s mental and behavioral health. To help reduce the risk for negative outcomes, such as depression, substance use and criminal behavior, it is important for communities to wrap around children with incarcerated parents.
                            • Early childhood immunizations

                              It is important that children receive immunizations early in life to help protect them from potentially life-threatening illnesses and diseases. If your child is behind on their shots, don’t worry. Your pediatric or primary care physician can help determine a make-up vaccination schedule, so your child can get safely back on track.

                              • Mental Health Awareness Month Tips: 4 Ways to Participate

                                Mental Health Awareness Month is observed every May in the United States. It’s a time to recognize that our mental health is part of our overall health, fight stigmas surrounding mental health issues, learn about various issues and policies, and more. Whether or not you are personally dealing with a mental health issue, it is important to find ways to participate in Mental Health Awareness Month.

                                Here are four Mental Health Awareness Month tips so you can participate and support those around you.

                                • 3 Reasons Why Nature is Good for Your Mental Health

                                  During the pandemic, everyone seemed to realize the importance of getting outside and enjoying the fresh air. Think about how much lighter you feel after taking your dog for a walk. Or how energized your mind is after a hike in the woods. Or even consider the boost you get from a warm, sunshine-filled day. It should be no secret how nature helps our mental health.

                                  Let’s explore just a few of the ways nature and mental health are connected.

                                  • Emotional support: child custody
                                    Custody cases can mean tough transitions for everyone involved – whether determining who the child will live with, what school district they will be enrolled in or where they will spend the holidays. With professional emotional support, you and your child can learn to cope, heal and support each other every step of the way.
                                    • Safety plans
                                      For individuals in Stark County who are planning to leave or have recently left a violent relationship, a safety plan is a helpful tool.
                                      • Applying for disability

                                        Do you feel that you or someone you know is eligible for disability services? If you are no longer able to work due to an illness, accident or injury, you may qualify for social security disability insurance in Stark County. Learn how to apply for disability assistance and get started today.

                                        • Aging out of foster care

                                          For young people from 16 to 21 in Stark County, independent living services are available during the transition out of foster care. Specialists can help with the coordination of services to help facilitate a happy and healthy journey toward adulthood. Learn more about the social and support services available to teens and young adults in the Stark County foster system.

                                          • Mental & emotional support: childhood abuse & neglect
                                            If you know a child that has experienced or is currently experiencing abuse or neglect, it is essential that they find a path to safety right away. Help young survivors of abuse find the counseling services they need to start the journey toward recovery.
                                            • How school districts throughout Stark County are addressing safety concerns
                                              The goal in Stark County is to keep every student safe. If students don’t feel safe, they’re not able to perform at their best academically.
                                              • Traumatic event resources

                                                Traumatic events can have long-lasting and profound impacts on children and young adults. The emotional and behavioral repercussions can present right away or even years later. Recognizing the signs early can help a family cope in the aftermath of a tragedy.

                                                • Immediate assistance

                                                  If you or someone you know is in crisis, it is important to seek help immediately. No matter if you’re struggling with depression, substance use, relationship problems or family turmoil, free and confidential support is available. You are not alone and talking to someone could help save a life.

                                                  • Basic Needs: Early Childhood

                                                    If you are looking for pregnancy support, have a young child at home or need financial assistance to make ends meet, finding help is easier than ever. Learn about programs and organizations committed to providing basic needs to growing families in Stark County. Because no baby should go without the necessary items for a healthy and safe start to life.

                                                    • Public Benefits Assistance: Application & Eligibility

                                                      Navigating life’s challenges is difficult enough. We’re here to make finding help for basic needs simple. Learn how to apply for cash, food and/or medical assistance and get started today. Cases are processed in the order they are received, so it is important to start the process as soon as possible.

                                                      • Drugs & alcohol
                                                        Young people may turn to alcohol and drugs as a way to numb emotional pain from personal trauma or as result of peer influence. Youth substance use is a key contributor to problems at school, poor social relationships, motor vehicle accidents and mental health issues. With professional treatment, recovery is possible.
                                                        • Coping with abuse & neglect
                                                          Each child whose life is affected by abuse or neglect will react differently to the trauma. There is no right or wrong response to childhood abuse, but there are many local resources available to help children manage the effects.
                                                          • Introducing
                                                   provides information and support to youth, young adults and engaged members of our community.
                                                            • Basic Needs: Childhood

                                                              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.

                                                              • Information on Stark County’s COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout
                                                                As the COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues, it’s important to stay up to date on information for getting the vaccine in Stark County. Learn more.
                                                                • How to be an advocate for youth in your Stark County community
                                                                  Learn how you can find and share resources to be an advocate for youth in your Stark County community.
                                                                  • Basic needs: adulthood

                                                                    Stark County offers a wide range of basic needs services from food, medicine and family assistance as well as targeted services for veterans, those in substance abuse recovery, homeless persons, parents and more.

                                                                    • Basic needs: youth & teens

                                                                      For adolescents in Stark County, growing up can be a challenge – especially when money is tight and support is not available at home. When youth and teens are struggling to meet their most basic needs, there are many local organizations they can turn to for help. Discover ways to access food, clothing and shelter for adolescents across Stark.

                                                                      • Family & community-based treatment

                                                                        Whether you are a young person looking for help or someone who is concerned about a young person, there are local organizations that can provide assistance for mental health and substance use. Taking support beyond a traditional office setting can be beneficial for some people.

                                                                        Community-based treatment allows families to access high-quality services for mental health and substance use with few barriers. Family-based treatment allows those seeking help to get treatment safely in their community alongside their families.

                                                                        • Parenting help

                                                                          From education and income to physical and emotional health, learn about programs and organizations dedicated to supporting parents in Stark County as they navigate parenthood. Because a strong family foundation can help children succeed at home, in the classroom and in their relationships with others.

                                                                          • Substance use treatment centers
                                                                            There are many quality, supportive treatment centers in Stark County for people who are struggling or have struggled with substance use. Whether you are in need of detox services, clinical care or community-based treatment, help is available. Find local treatment and recovery centers near you, as well as helpful resources to support you through the process.
                                                                            • Stark County THRIVE Pathways HUB

                                                                              Stark County THRIVE Pathways Hub is an initiative coordinated through the Canton City Health Department to help prevent infant mortality and reduce disparities in birth outcomes. The program brings together community providers, medical resources and social services to help ensure all Stark County babies celebrate their first birthdays.

                                                                              This data-driven, county-wide system provides care coordination services through the support of community health workers (CHWs). CHWs are certified through the Ohio Board of Nursing and employed by medical clinics,

                                                                              Mercy Health Center of North Canton

                                                                              STATCARE location offering urgent prenatal care services.

                                                                              6200 Whipple Ave. NW
                                                                              North Canton, OH 44720
                                                                              Phone: (330) 966-8884
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                                                                              Planned Parenthood: Canton Health Center

                                                                              High-quality, affordable health care and education services:

                                                                              • LGBTQ+ services
                                                                              • Men’s health
                                                                              • STD testing, treatment and vaccination
                                                                              • Women’s health
                                                                              2663 Cleveland Ave. NW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44709
                                                                              Phone: (330) 456-7191
                                                                              Fax: (330) 456-9679
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                                                                              Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health: Trauma

                                                                              Trauma and grief-focused cognitive behavioral therapy and SITCAP services to reduce risk and increase childhood resiliency:

                                                                              • Case management
                                                                              • Diagnostic mental health assessments
                                                                              • Medication management
                                                                              4641 Fulton Dr. NW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44718
                                                                              Phone: (330) 454-7917
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                                                                              Providing counseling, support, advocacy, and education with a focus on prevention and treatment in the home, community, office, or telehealth.

                                                                              Additional Program:
                                                                              The Prevent Relapse Occurrence Team with Enhanced Case management and Treatment (Protect) works with juveniles who have shown sexual behavior problems who are not incarcerated or are returning to the community following separation. PROTECT services are designed to work specifically with individuals who have been identified as participating in “sexting” behavior or other minor-related sexual behavioral issues.

                                                                              4579 Everhard Rd NW
                                                                              Suite A
                                                                              North Canton, OH 44718
                                                                              Phone: (440) 260-6466
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                                                                              CommQuest Alliance

                                                                              CommQuest Alliance Outpatient

                                                                              Addiction and mental health counseling, psychiatric services, case management, and rape crisis

                                                                              1207 West State St.
                                                                              Suites F & M
                                                                              Alliance, OH 44601
                                                                              Phone: (330) 821-8407
                                                                              Fax: (330) 821-8506
                                                                              Stark County Sexual Assault Hotline - to connect to Alliance Rape Crisis Program: (330) 452-1111
                                                                              Stark County Sexual Assault Hotline - to connect to Alliance Rape Crisis Program: (330) 452-1111
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                                                                              Mercy Health Center of North Canton – STATCARE

                                                                              6200 Whipple Ave. NW
                                                                              North Canton, OH 44720
                                                                              Phone : (330) 616-3466
                                                                              Hours: Monday – Sunday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
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                                                                              Quality of Life Health Care Service, LLC

                                                                              Quality of Life Health Care Service, LLC provides care services for those with developmental disabilities in Stark, Summit, and Portage counties.

                                                                              2019 NE Maple Ave.
                                                                              Canton, OH 44714
                                                                              Phone: (234) 207-5944
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health: Plain Community

                                                                              Mental and behavioral health services for children and families.

                                                                              1811 Schneider St. NE
                                                                              Door 6
                                                                              Canton, OH 44721
                                                                              Phone: (330) 470-4061
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                                                                              Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health: Belden Village

                                                                              Mental and behavioral health services for children and families.

                                                                              4641 Fulton Dr. NW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44718
                                                                              Phone: (330) 433-6075
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health: Shipley Office

                                                                              Mental and behavioral health services for children and families.

                                                                              919 2nd St. NE
                                                                              Canton, OH 44704
                                                                              Phone: (330) 454-7917
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                                                                              Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery

                                                                              Funding for mental health and addiction prevention, treatment and recovery support services. Visit their website for more information about StarkMHAR.

                                                                              121 Cleveland Ave. SW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44702
                                                                              Phone: (330) 455-6644
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                                                                              Summa Health Addiction Medicine Intensive Outpatient Program

                                                                              Comprehensive evaluations and referrals for individuals with mental health and substance use problems.

                                                                              3730 Whipple Ave. NW
                                                                              Suite 5
                                                                              Canton, OH 44718
                                                                              Phone: (330) 491-9215
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Refuge of Hope

                                                                              Providing meals, clothing, and medical care for men, women, and children
                                                                              Also provides shelter to homeless men – call the Stark County Homeless Hotline 330-452-4363

                                                                              715 2nd St.
                                                                              Canton, OH 44704
                                                                              Phone: (330) 453-1785
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              ICAN Housing

                                                                              Connecting people to housing, mental health services and community support in Stark County, Ohio.

                                                                              Need help? Click here for first steps.

                                                                              1214 Market Ave. N
                                                                              Canton, OH 44714
                                                                              Phone: (330) 455-9100
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              CommQuest Massillon

                                                                              Addiction and mental health counseling, psychiatric services, case management, family housing, male residential addiction treatment, driver intervention program

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                                                                              Aultman/Alliance Community Hospital

                                                                              Health care facility dedicated to improving the health of Alliance residents and surrounding communities.

                                                                              200 East State St.
                                                                              Alliance, OH 44601
                                                                              Phone: (330) 596-6000
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                                                                              Louis Stokes Canton VA Outpatient Clinic

                                                                              A multi-specialty clinic that provides a range of health care and mental health services to veterans.

                                                                              733 Market Ave. S
                                                                              Canton, OH 44702
                                                                              Phone: (330) 489-4600
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                                                                              CommQuest Canton

                                                                              Addiction and mental health counseling, psychiatric services, case management, education and employment services, detox, hot meals, social center

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                                                                              Sky Witness Healing Arts

                                                                              Mental health and psychiatric care in North Canton.

                                                                              452 North Main St.
                                                                              North Canton, OH 44720
                                                                              Phone: (330) 510-4921
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                                                                              Vista Psychological & Counseling Centre, LLC

                                                                              Affordable health care for adults, children and families.

                                                                              1201 South Main St.
                                                                              Suite 100
                                                                              North Canton, OH 44720
                                                                              Phone: (330) 244-8782
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              NE Family Care Counseling Center

                                                                              Professional, compassionate mental health and AOD services.

                                                                              1303 W. Maple St.
                                                                              Suite 103
                                                                              North Canton, OH 44720
                                                                              Phone: (330) 966-8677
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              American Red Cross: Stark and Muskingum Lakes Chapter

                                                                              Health and safety services for Stark County families.

                                                                              408 9th St. SW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44707
                                                                              Phone: (330) 453-0146
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Aultman Hospital Emergency Room

                                                                              Emergency services for individuals with urgent health care concerns.

                                                                              2600 6th St. SW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44710
                                                                              Phone: (330) 363-6203
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Cleveland Clinic at Mercy Hospital

                                                                              Emergency health care services available 24/7.

                                                                              1320 Mercy Dr. NW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44708
                                                                              Phone: (330) 489-1000
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                                                                              The Gentle Shepherd Counseling Center

                                                                              Licensed counselors treating and diagnosing mental health conditions.

                                                                              1469 South Main St.
                                                                              North Canton, OH 44720
                                                                              Phone: (330) 499-3065
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Stark County Job & Family Services

                                                                              Report child abuse: 330-455-KIDS / 1-800-233-5437

                                                                              Partner with our customers, community and other service providers to protect children and vulnerable adults, stabilize and strengthen families, and encourage self-sufficiency and personal responsibility.

                                                                              Cash assistance
                                                                              Food assistance
                                                                              Medicaid & Medical
                                                                              Non-emergency transportation
                                                                              Child care services
                                                                              Work experience program
                                                                              Foster care & adoption
                                                                              Kinship care
                                                                              Child support services

                                                                              221 3rd St. SE
                                                                              Canton, OH 44702
                                                                              Toll free: 1 (888) 698-6893
                                                                              Toll free: 1 (888) 698-6893
                                                                              Local: (330) 452-4661
                                                                              TDD: (330) 451-8879
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                                                                              Family Care Counseling Center

                                                                              A comprehensive mental health center for Stark County and surrounding areas.

                                                                              1303 W Maple St
                                                                              North Canton, OH 44720
                                                                              Phone: 330-966-8677
                                                                              Phone: 330-966-8677
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                                                                              The Lenzy Family Institute: Fulton Ave.

                                                                              Health, wellness and rehab services to help bridge the gap to recovery.

                                                                              1930 Fulton Ave. NW
                                                                              Suite 103
                                                                              Canton, OH 44709
                                                                              Phone: (330) 956-5936
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                                                                              Building Blocks Counseling Center

                                                                              Mental health and substance use prevention, treatment and recovery services.

                                                                              7300 Whipple Ave. NW
                                                                              Suite 1
                                                                              North Canton, OH 44720
                                                                              Phone: (330) 433-2390
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                                                                              Father Matthew Herttna Counseling Center

                                                                              Mental health counseling and referrals available at the Walsh University campus.

                                                                              2020 East Maple St.
                                                                              North Canton, OH 44720
                                                                              Phone: (330) 490-7248
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                                                                              Summit Psychological Associates: Downtown Canton

                                                                              Comprehensive mental health and substance use services for prevention, treatment and recovery.

                                                                              832 McKinley Ave NW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44703
                                                                              Phone: 330-493-2554
                                                                              Phone: 330-493-2554
                                                                              Fax: (234) 360-3426
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                                                                              Summit Psychological Associates: North Canton

                                                                              Comprehensive mental health and substance use services for prevention, treatment and recovery.

                                                                              4450 Belden Village St. NW
                                                                              Suite 701
                                                                              Canton, OH 44718
                                                                              Phone: (330) 493-2554
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Help at Home

                                                                              Help at Home provides home health care services for seniors or people with disabilities.

                                                                              4150 Belden Village St. NW #307
                                                                              Canton, OH 44718
                                                                              Phone: (855) 213-1511
                                                                              Hours: Open 24 hours
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Beacon Charitable Pharmacy

                                                                              Connecting underinsured residents of Stark and Carroll Counties to quality health care and prescriptions.

                                                                              408 9th St. SW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44707
                                                                              Phone: (330) 445-1087
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Kessler Psychological Services

                                                                              Services for grief, trauma, LGBTQ+ support, stress management and general mental health.

                                                                              311 South Prospect Ave.
                                                                              Hartville, OH 44632
                                                                              Phone: (330) 877-2093
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Boys & Girls Club of Massillon

                                                                              Academic, health and leadership programs that create a safe environment for kids to have fun and be themselves.

                                                                              730 Duncan St. SW
                                                                              Massillon, OH 44647
                                                                              Phone: (330) 833-4395
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              American Red Cross: Veterans

                                                                              Connects veterans to community resources for mental health counseling, emergency assistance and job services.

                                                                              408 9th St. SW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44707
                                                                              Phone: (330) 453-0146
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Molina Healthcare of Ohio

                                                                              Molina Healthcare focuses on health, wellness and improving patient outcomes. Visit their website for more information.

                                                                              3000 Corporate Exchange Dr.
                                                                              Columbus, OH 43231
                                                                              Phone: (800) 642-4168
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                                                                              Hospital Council of Northwest Ohio

                                                                              Regional hospital association that provides collaborative opportunities to improve the health and wellbeing of Northwest Ohio’s residents.

                                                                              3009, 3231 Central Park West
                                                                              Suite 200
                                                                              Toledo, OH 43617
                                                                              Phone: (419) 842-0800
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Ohio MENTOR & IFCS

                                                                              Foster care and mental health services for young people with emotional, behavioral and other complex challenges.

                                                                              4942 Higbee Ave NW
                                                                              Suite C & D
                                                                              Canton, OH 44718
                                                                              Phone: (330) 491-4331
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Family Empowerment Ministries

                                                                              Classes on critical health topics for women who are pregnant or guardians of children under 12 months old.

                                                                              1150 East State St.
                                                                              Alliance, OH 44601
                                                                              Phone: (330) 913-7007
                                                                              Hours: Tuesdays, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Stark County Family Court

                                                                              Legal services for child custody, behavioral health and domestic relations cases. Visit their website for more information.

                                                                              110 Central Plz. S
                                                                              Suite 670
                                                                              Canton, OH 44702
                                                                              Phone: (330) 451-7415
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                                                                              Stark County Vet Center

                                                                              Offers various resources to Stark County veterans, including mental health services and job referrals when available.

                                                                              601 Cleveland Ave. NW
                                                                              Suite C
                                                                              Canton, OH 44702
                                                                              Phone: (330) 454-3120
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Body of Christ Ministries

                                                                              Walk-in service for NARCAN kits every Monday from  6:00 – 7:30 pm in partnership with Canton Public Health.

                                                                              6555 Shepler Church Rd. SW
                                                                              Navarre, OH 44662
                                                                              Hours: Mondays, 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Mount Zion Church of God in Christ

                                                                              Walk-in service for NARCAN kits every Tuesday from  5:00 – 7:00 pm in partnership with Canton Public Health.

                                                                              1208 Sherrick Rd. SE
                                                                              Canton, OH 44707
                                                                              Hours: Tuesdays, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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                                                                              Troop & Family Assistance Center Specialist

                                                                              Offers resources and links to veteran programs for jobs, education, health care, legal and financial services. Contact Jennifer Perez, Contractor.

                                                                              Office: 614-336-4310
                                                                              Office: 614-336-4310
                                                                              Mobile: 614-257-7936
                                                                              Mobile: 614-257-7936
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                                                                              Victim/Witness Division of the Stark County Prosecutor’s Office

                                                                              Supporting victims of crimes in Stark County with information about all aspects of the prosecution as well as community referrals to health and social services.

                                                                              110 Central Plz. S
                                                                              Suite 510
                                                                              Canton, OH 44702
                                                                              Phone: (330) 451-7452
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                                                                              Akron Children’s Hospital: North Canton

                                                                              Pediatric health provider for children in Stark County:

                                                                              • Primary care
                                                                              • Home care
                                                                              • Surgical services
                                                                              • Clinical services
                                                                              • Financial services
                                                                              6046 Whipple Ave. NW
                                                                              Building B
                                                                              North Canton, OH 44720
                                                                              Phone: (330) 433-1777
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                                                                              Community Drop In Center

                                                                              Walk-in service for NARCAN kits every Thursday from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm in partnership with Canton Public Health.

                                                                              1492 Cherry Ave. SE
                                                                              Canton, OH 44707
                                                                              Hours: Thursdays, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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                                                                              Emmanuel Tabernacle Family Worship

                                                                              Walk-in service for NARCAN kits every Wednesday from  11:00 am  – 1:00 pm, in partnership with Canton Public Health.

                                                                              340 Belden Ave. NE
                                                                              Canton, OH 44704
                                                                              Hours: Wednesdays, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
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                                                                              H.O.P.E. Program

                                                                              Mental health professionals who help individuals complete Intensive Supervision Probation (ISP), reach stabilization and decrease risks for re-offending.

                                                                              115 Central Plaza N
                                                                              Canton, OH 44702
                                                                              Phone: (330) 451-7931
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              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
                                                                              Learn more

                                                                              Lake High School

                                                                              Career programs offered through the Stark Career Compact:

                                                                              • Career-based intervention (CBI)
                                                                              • Health tech
                                                                              • Legal studies
                                                                              • Marketing & business management
                                                                              1025 Lake Center St. NW
                                                                              Uniontown, OH 44685
                                                                              Phone: (330) 877-4282
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                                                                              SAFY of Ohio: Canton/Akron

                                                                              Community-based support services for Ohio families:

                                                                              • Adoption services
                                                                              • Behavioral health
                                                                              • Family preservation
                                                                              • Older youth services
                                                                              • Therapeutic foster care
                                                                              6279 Frank Ave. NW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44720
                                                                              Phone: (330) 305-1668
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                                                                              Community Building Partnership

                                                                              Community Building Partnership of Stark County, Inc. is Stark County’s community development intermediary and is committed to restoring the health and prosperity of Stark County neighborhoods.

                                                                              Healthy Neighborhoods: 

                                                                              City of Canton Down Payment Assistance

                                                                              Aultman Core Asset Area Down Payment Assistance

                                                                              Neighborhood Leaders

                                                                              Housing Counseling: 

                                                                              Financial Fitness

                                                                              Home Buyer Workshop

                                                                              400 Market Ave N
                                                                              Suite 400
                                                                              Canton, OH 44702
                                                                              Office: 330-458-0962
                                                                              Office: 330-458-0962
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                                                                              Perry High School

                                                                              Programs offered through the South Stark Career Academy:

                                                                              • Cosmetology
                                                                              • Culinary
                                                                              • Health care occupations
                                                                              • High school of business
                                                                              • Medical tech prep
                                                                              • Project Lead the Way
                                                                              • Teacher academy
                                                                              3737 13th St. SW
                                                                              Massillon, OH 44646
                                                                              Phone: (330) 477-3486
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                                                                              Camp Wakonda: Christ Presbyterian Church

                                                                              Camp Wakonda is a Christian summer camp that encourages children to grow in their emotional and spiritual health in the Christian community. Since 1959, campers have learned about and experienced God through the wonder of nature.

                                                                              530 Tuscarawas St. W
                                                                              Canton, OH 44702
                                                                              Phone: (330) 735-2740
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                                                                              Jackson High School

                                                                              Career programs offered through the Stark Career Compact:

                                                                              • Automotive technologies
                                                                              • Cisco Networking Academy
                                                                              • Clinical health care services
                                                                              • Construction technology
                                                                              • Culinary arts program
                                                                              • Engineering and architecture
                                                                              • Horticulture
                                                                              7600 Fulton Dr. NW
                                                                              Massillon, OH 44646
                                                                              Phone: (330) 837-3501
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                                                                              COMPASS Rape Crisis

                                                                              24/7 Confidential Hotline: 330-452-1111

                                                                              Mental health, counseling, and case management services for all survivors of rape and sexual assault

                                                                              Confidential Hotline
                                                                              Hospital Advocacy
                                                                              Justice System Advocacy

                                                                              408 9th St. SW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44707
                                                                              24/7 Phone: (330) 452-1111
                                                                              24/7 Phone: (330) 452-1111
                                                                              Hours: 24/7
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                                                                              Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities

                                                                              MUI Hotline: 330-477-4477 – If you believe a person with disabilities is at reasonable risk for harm

                                                                              Funds and services to support the health, safety and education of people with developmental disabilities including:
                                                                              Self Advocacy
                                                                              Respite Care

                                                                              2950 Whipple Ave. NW
                                                                              Canton, OH 44708
                                                                              Phone: (330) 477-5200
                                                                              Intake: (330) 479-3582
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                                                                              Great Lakes Science Center Summer Day Camps

                                                                              Great Lakes Science Center is offering both at-home and at Great Lakes Science Center camp experiences to best fit your family’s needs. Both options have been designed with your child’s health and safety in mind.
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                                                                              601 Erieside Ave.
                                                                              Cleveland, OH 44114
                                                                              Phone: (216) 621-2400
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                                                                              Massillon City Schools Career Technical Education

                                                                              Helping students to develop professional skills and experience to prepare them for future employment:

                                                                              • Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA)
                                                                              • Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)
                                                                              • Skills USA
                                                                              • Business Professionals of America (BPA)
                                                                              • Educators Rising
                                                                              • Junior Achievement
                                                                              1 Paul E. Brown Dr. SE
                                                                              Massillon, OH 44646
                                                                              Phone: (330) 830-3901, ext. 50206
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