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  • Where to find Stark County Family Court
    Stark County Family Court is located at 110 Central Plaza S, Suite 601, Canton, Ohio. In addition to metered street parking, the Cornerstone Garage is available behind the Stark County Office Building with an entrance on 3rd Street.
    • Find an Overdose Kit in Stark County

      Overdose kits include Narcan (naloxone) nasal spray that reverses the effects of opiate overdose. Once administered, it can quickly restore breathing, reverse the effects of opioids, and prevent death. (It’s harmless if given to someone not having an opiate overdose.)

      With the rise in the use of opioids in Stark County, you should know where you can get an overdose kit. This is especially true if someone you know is using opioid drugs—you may save their life.

      • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response & Resources

        Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a new virus. For information about COVID-19, read the CDC’s list of Frequently Asked Questions or contact the Ohio Department of Health COVID-19 Hotline to ask an expert: 1-833-427-5634, open 7 days a week from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

        COVID test ordering: COVIDTests.gov or 1-800-232-0233 or TTY 1-888-720-7489 to request up to four free tests per household.

        • What to Expect at Stark County Family Court
          If you’re involved with a hearing at Stark County Family Court, it’s helpful to know what to expect so you can be prepared. Learn more.
          • MentorStark Amplifies Mentoring in Stark County

            It’s National Mentoring Month and there’s no better time to tell you how being a mentor changed my life! I have learned from the perspectives of young people. I have witnessed firsthand systemic racism and inequity. I have experienced the roadblocks that get in the way of accessing community resources. I have become a better listener and less judgmental. And I have seen how young people can lead the way, if given a voice and an opportunity.

            • Counseling for people in the armed services
              It is not uncommon for members of the military to struggle with a range of mental health issues, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PSTD), anxiety, depression, traumatic brain injury or addiction. Even after they are discharged, the process of transitioning out of military life presents its own unique challenges. In severe cases, some may even be at risk for harming themselves.
              • Introducing the Stark County Mindfulness Walk
                StarkMHAR & Stark Parks partnered to create a 1-mile Mindfulness Walk with activities to promote mental health & self-care while enjoying nature.
                • 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.
                  • Mental Health Resources During the Coronavirus Pandemic

                    This year, we’ve faced a pandemic unlike anything in our lifetimes. As we get closer to a vaccine for coronavirus, many people in Stark County are still feeling the stressful effects. Fortunately, the stress response is normal during a crisis.

                    Are you looking for ways to manage feelings of stress and anxiety? Here are some common questions we have received related to mental health, coping with COVID-19 in the community,

                    • CHANCE Program Helps People with Substance Use in Stark County
                      The CHANCE Program gives individuals in Stark County a chance to address substance use through intensive treatment. Learn more about this program.
                      • Suicide prevention for Stark County children, teens and young adults
                        If someone you know is hurting, don’t stop encouraging them to seek support. There is a community rooting for them to keep going.
                        • Find resources in Stark County for young people facing real life issues
                          With StarkHelpCentral.com, the search for community resources is confidential, convenient and consistent with target age groups.
                          • Stark County CARE Teams cover basic needs so students can focus on academics
                            Together, these professionals brainstorm ideas for ways to support children so they can do their best while they’re at school.
                            • 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.
                              • Stark County Educational Service Center Provides Schools with Helpful Resources
                                The Stark County Educational Service Center provides schools with helpful resources that support student educational, health and emotional needs.
                                • If you witness peer pressure
                                  If you know someone who is being swayed to engage in destructive behavior, don’t hesitate to intervene. Contact your school counselor office for help.
                                  • Peer pressure: youth & teens

                                    From the time social connections are formed, children experience peer pressure. Wanting to fit in is a normal part of growing up, but sometimes these pressures can lead to harmful behaviors. Some youth may experiment with drugs, alcohol and tobacco. Others may act out through violence or risky behaviors. If you know someone on a destructive path, learn where to get help and support.

                                    • Effects of traumatic childhood stress
                                      A child who experiences a traumatic event may regress in their development (bed-wetting, for example), have strained relationships or struggle to regulate their emotions. These outcomes might present themselves right away or surface over time, but fortunately, Stark County resources are available to help manage the effects of traumatic childhood stress.
                                      • Being Kind to Others & Yourself Can Improve Your Mental Health
                                        Kindness is linked to mental health. And we sure could use more of it during the pandemic. Here are simple ways to add more kindness into your life.
                                        • Education opportunities: young adults

                                          After school, it is important for students to look forward to what’s next. Whether they pursue a career, enroll in college or enlist in the armed services, young people have options in choosing their path toward adulthood. Some of these opportunities will require a high school diploma, others may demand a background of skills or training. Either way, emerging adults should have a plan for the future, so they are set up for long-term success.

                                          • Mental health recovery & support groups

                                            In Stark County, mental health support groups provide a safe, supportive and confidential environment to talk and listen. These sessions help attendees find understanding and reassurance from peers in similar situations, while offering different perspectives, ideas and viewpoints. Find schedules and contact information for support groups near you.

                                            • School Safety

                                              Stark County’s goal is always to keep all students safe – physically, socially and emotionally. Inside and outside of the classroom, many resources are in place to support our local students. From guidance counselors and mental health specialists to school resource officers and ongoing building improvements, Stark County has taken many steps to improve the safety at our local schools.

                                              If you or someone you know has a concern about your safety while in school,

                                              • Drug drop box information
                                                Many of the drugs that are used or sold by teens in Stark County are found in the homes of their friends and families. If prescription medications are not stored and disposed of properly, it is possible for young people to get their hands on the substances. Thankfully, you can safely drop off unwanted prescriptions at 17 permanent collection boxes throughout Stark County.
                                                • Mental health services for teens & young adults
                                                  With the support of local service providers and community advocates, many teens and young adults can learn to support their mental health and go on to live full, enriching lives. Therapy, group counseling and prescription medications are just some of the ways young people in Stark County can learn to cope with a mental health condition.
                                                  • Trauma: childhood

                                                    When children are exposed to violence, abuse or even natural disasters, their confidence is shaken, and their view of the world can be altered. A child’s psychological and physical response to these events can have long-lasting implications for their success in school, their personal relationships and their behavior. Find local resources and childhood counseling to support children who have experienced trauma in Stark County.

                                                    Stark County Juvenile Prosecutor

                                                    Helping victims of juvenile crimes in Stark County to seek justice and rebuild their lives.

                                                    Phone: (330) 451-7482
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                                                    Coleman Health Services: Veterans

                                                    Offers behavioral health and addiction recovery services to veterans and the Stark County community.

                                                    400 Tuscarawas St. W
                                                    Suite 200
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 438-2400
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                                                    Greater Stark County Urban League

                                                    Helping Stark County residents to develop responsibility, independence and life skills through job readiness and re-entry services.

                                                    1400 Sherrick Rd. SE
                                                    Canton, OH 44707
                                                    Phone: (330) 754-1576
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                                                    United Way of Greater Stark County

                                                    Instantly connect with health and social services throughout Stark County.

                                                    Hotline: 211
                                                    Hotline: 211
                                                    Hours: 24/7 guidance
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                                                    Children’s Network of Stark County

                                                    Helping to investigate and prosecute crimes against children.

                                                    213 Market Ave. N
                                                    Suite 200
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 451-1700
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Goodwill Community Campus: Clothing

                                                    Clothing and social services for residents of Stark County.  

                                                    408 9th St. SW
                                                    Canton, OH 44707
                                                    Phone: (800) 942-3577
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                                                    Stark County Community Action Agency

                                                    Offers employment services, financial support and career counseling to the Stark County community.

                                                    1366 Market Ave. N
                                                    Canton, OH 44714
                                                    Phone: (330) 454-1676
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                                                    Community Drop In Center: Food Pantry

                                                    Their food pantry is open the second, third, and fourth Fridays each month from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

                                                    1492 Cherry Ave. SE
                                                    Canton, OH 44707
                                                    Phone: (330) 456-7692
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                                                    Encompass Christian Counseling East

                                                    Offices throughout Stark County offering mental health counseling services from a Christian perspective.

                                                    7317 Portage St. NW
                                                    Massillon, OH 44646
                                                    Phone: (330) 966-1620
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                                                    Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation

                                                    Payments for medical services and lost wages resulting from injury, occupational illness and/or death during the course of employment.

                                                    339 E. Maple St.
                                                    Suite 200
                                                    North Canton, OH 44720
                                                    Phone: (330) 438-0638
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County Housing Rehabilitation

                                                    HUD funds for one-time electric, plumbing, roof, window, furnace, siding, flooring or wall repairs.  

                                                    201 3rd St. NE
                                                    Suite 201
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 451-7399
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Public Utilities Commission of Ohio

                                                    Referrals to organizations offering utility payment assistance.

                                                    180 East Broad St.
                                                    Columbus, OH 43215
                                                    Phone: (800) 686-7826
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                                                    Canton Comprehensive Treatment Center

                                                    Located in Massillon, Ohio, Canton Comprehensive Treatment Center (CTC) provides medication-assisted treatment (MAT) to adults age 18 and older of all genders who are struggling with opioid use disorder.

                                                    2520 Wales Ave. NW
                                                    Massillon, OH 44646
                                                    Phone: 855-900-8545
                                                    Phone: 855-900-8545
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Homeless Continuum of Care of Stark County

                                                    HCCSC is committed to ending homeless in Stark County.

                                                    408 Ninth St. SW
                                                    Canton, OH 44707
                                                    Local: (330) 451-6550
                                                    Stark County Homeless Hotline: (330) 452-4363
                                                    Stark County Homeless Hotline: (330) 452-4363
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Buckeye Council, Boy Scouts of America

                                                    Skill building, outdoor activities and social development to help instill positive behaviors in Stark County’s young people.

                                                    2301 13th St. NW
                                                    Canton, OH 44708
                                                    Phone: (330) 580-4272
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Coleman Health Services: Employment

                                                    Employment placement and career counseling services for youth, veterans and people with disabilities.

                                                    400 W. Tuscarawas St.
                                                    Suite 200
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: 330-438-2400
                                                    Phone: 330-438-2400
                                                    Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
                                                    Learn more

                                                    CommQuest Detox at Aultman Main Campus

                                                    The inpatient detox program uses a combination of medication, counseling, and case management services to begin the recovery process. More information

                                                    2600 6th St SW
                                                    Canton, OH 44710
                                                    Phone: (330) 830-3393
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                                                    Aria LG Counseling and Wellness Center

                                                    Licensed counseling services for North Canton women and families.

                                                    1303 West Maple St.
                                                    Suite 102
                                                    North Canton, OH 44720
                                                    Phone: 330-371-0529
                                                    Phone: 330-371-0529
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                                                    Goodwill Community Campus: Utilities

                                                    Crisis funds to help pay for utilities.

                                                    408 9th St. SW
                                                    Canton, OH 44707
                                                    Phone: 1 (800) 942-3577
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                                                    Ken Weber Community Campus at Goodwill

                                                    408 – 9th St SW
                                                    Canton, OH 44707
                                                    Phone: 800-942-3577
                                                    Phone: 800-942-3577
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                                                    Hope Outreach Ministry of Stark County

                                                    Coffee and light breakfast snacks are offered Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 8:30 to 11 a.m. On those same days of the week, a hot lunch is served from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

                                                    1530 Superior NE
                                                    Canton, OH 44705
                                                    Phone: (330) 456-9790
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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

                                                    Psychological & Family Consultants, Inc.

                                                    Counseling services for depression, anxiety, stress, family difficulties and more.

                                                    4572 Dressler Rd. NW
                                                    Canton, OH 44718
                                                    Phone: (330) 493-4220
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Goodwill Community Campus: Employment

                                                    Helping individuals as they overcome barriers to find and keep good jobs:

                                                    • Career counseling
                                                    • Assessments
                                                    • Work adjustment
                                                    • Job coaching
                                                    408 9th St. SW
                                                    Canton, OH 44707
                                                    Phone: 1 (800) 942-3577
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County Family Court: Juvenile Intake

                                                    Intake specialists who work with juvenile offenders and their families to prepare for court cases and provide mediation when possible.

                                                    110 Central Plz. S
                                                    Suite 601
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 451-7317
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County Educational Service Center

                                                    Coordinating education, leadership and professional services throughout Stark County. Visit the Stark County ESC website for more information.

                                                    6057 Strip Avenue NW
                                                    North Canton, OH 44720
                                                    Phone: (330) 492-8136
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                                                    Massillon Knights of Columbus Hot Lunch

                                                    988 Cherry Rd. NW
                                                    Massillon, OH 44646
                                                    Local: (330) 837-9101
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                                                    First Ohio Community Federal Credit Union

                                                    8200 Cleveland Avenue NW
                                                    North Canton, OH 44720
                                                    Phone: (330) 494-8775
                                                    Toll free: (866) 494-8775
                                                    Toll free: (866) 494-8775
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                                                    Community One Credit Union – Jackson Office

                                                    6583 Frank Avenue NW
                                                    North Canton, OH 44720
                                                    Phone: (330) 305-3050
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                                                    Community Outreach Dinner (Faith Bible Church)

                                                    Need a ride? A church van will pick you up at approximately 5:15 PM at the Main Library in downtown Canton on the day of the dinner and will return you to the library afterwards. Please contact the church office with any questions.

                                                    6655 Firestone Rd NE
                                                    Canton, OH 44721
                                                    Phone: 330-497-7087.
                                                    Hours: Dinners are held the last Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM (No dinner in July or December)
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County Job & Family Services: Children Services

                                                    Basic needs and protective services for Stark County children and families.

                                                    402 2nd St. SE
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Toll Free: (888) 698-6893
                                                    Toll Free: (888) 698-6893
                                                    Local: (330) 451-8032
                                                    TDD: (330) 451-8879
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County Job & Family Services: Clothing

                                                    Professional uniforms, clothing and accessories for employment retention. 

                                                    221 3rd St. SE
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 452-4661
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Community One Credit Union – Downtown Office

                                                    530 McKinley Avenue NW
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 305-3050
                                                    Learn more

                                                    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
                                                    Learn more

                                                    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

                                                    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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                                                    Canton Community KidSummit Against Drugs

                                                    Prevention services promoting abstinence from alcohol, tobacco and other drugs (AToD).

                                                    1227 Gross Ave. NE
                                                    Canton, OH 44705
                                                    Phone: (330) 453-1155
                                                    Learn more

                                                    ASPIRE Adult College & Career Readiness Center

                                                    Serving adults who want to improve their English, learn citizenship skills and experience American culture.

                                                    116 McKinley Ave. NW
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 438-2559
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                                                    Alliance Area Rape Crisis Program: CommQuest

                                                    Free resource for survivors of sexual violence and their families.

                                                    1207 West State St.
                                                    Suite M
                                                    Alliance, OH 44601
                                                    Phone : (330) 821-7273 (RAPE)
                                                    Learn more

                                                    ASPIRE (Adult College & Career Readiness Center)

                                                    In affiliation with Canton City Schools, ASPIRE is an HSE (high school equivalency) test preparation center that provides access to free GED classes for Stark County youth and adults.

                                                    2800 – 13th St SW
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 438-2559
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Equal Employment Opportunities Commission

                                                    Protecting individuals from discrimination at work based on age, gender, disability, race, religion, and/or sexual orientation.

                                                    218 Cleveland Ave. SW
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: 330-438-4307
                                                    Phone: 330-438-4307
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Family Education & Support Group: CommQuest

                                                    Informal counselor-facilitated education program for families.

                                                    1341 Market Ave. N
                                                    Canton, OH 44714
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County Job & Family Services: Utilities

                                                    Help paying for rent and security deposits.

                                                    221 3rd St. SE
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 452-4661
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Coleman Behavioral Health: Alliance Office

                                                    Evidence-based mental health and substance use recovery services to promote resiliency and healing.

                                                    1410 West State St.
                                                    Alliance, OH 44601
                                                    Phone: (330) 823-6932
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County Job & Family Services: Employment

                                                    Provides referrals to employment opportunities and programs in Stark County.

                                                    221 3rd St. SE
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Toll free: 1 (888) 698-6893
                                                    Toll free: 1 (888) 698-6893
                                                    Phone: (330) 452-4661
                                                    Learn more

                                                    The Stark County Veteran’s Service Commission

                                                    Provides transportation, financial assistance and job placement services to Stark County veterans and their families.

                                                    2955 Wise Ave. NW
                                                    Canton, OH 44708
                                                    Phone: (330) 451-7457
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                                                    Stark County Job & Family Services: Basic Needs

                                                    Helping individuals in Stark County apply for cash, food and medical assistance.

                                                    221 3rd St. SE
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 452-4661
                                                    TDD: (330) 451-8879
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                                                    Down Syndrome Support Network of Stark County

                                                    Support, advocacy, education and resources for families of children with Down syndrome.

                                                    P.O. Box 1246, 2020 East Maple St. NW
                                                    North Canton, OH 44720
                                                    Phone: (330) 361-0587
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Encompass Christian Counseling at Perry Christian Church

                                                    Offices throughout Stark County offering mental health counseling services from a Christian perspective.

                                                    139 Perry Dr. NW
                                                    Canton, OH 44708
                                                    Phone: 330-966-1620
                                                    Phone: 330-966-1620
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Encompass Christian Counseling at First Christian Church

                                                    Offices throughout Stark County offering mental health counseling services from a Christian perspective.

                                                    6900 Market Ave.
                                                    North Canton , OH 44721
                                                    Phone: 330-345-7949
                                                    Phone: 330-345-7949
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                                                    United Way of Greater Stark County: Get Connected

                                                    Connecting high school students with area employers for mentorship and learning opportunities.

                                                    401 Market Ave. N
                                                    Suite 300
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 491-0445
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Alliance Community Hospital Emergency Room

                                                    Emergency care with no appointment necessary.

                                                    200 East State St.
                                                    Alliance, OH 44601
                                                    Phone: (330) 596-6000
                                                    Learn more

                                                    New Day Counseling & Psychiatric Services, Inc.

                                                    Counseling and outpatient therapy for children, adolescents, teens and adults.

                                                    4450 Belden Village St. NW
                                                    Suite 606
                                                    Canton, OH 44718
                                                    Phone: (330) 305-9696
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County Health Department (Naloxone kits)

                                                    Naloxone kits at the Stark County Health Department are available by appointment. If interested, please call (330) 451-1678.

                                                    Phone: (330) 451-1678
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                                                    Hattie Larlham Constant Companions – North Canton

                                                    This day program for adults with disabilities offers social, educational, volunteer, and recreational activities.

                                                    2778 Greensburg Road
                                                    Suite E
                                                    North Canton, OH 44720
                                                    Phone: (330) 899-9416
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark Regional Community Correction Center (SRCCC)

                                                    Opportunities for individuals in the criminal justice system to become more productive and self-sufficient members of the community.

                                                    4433 Lesh St.
                                                    Louisville, OH 44641
                                                    Phone: (330) 588-2500
                                                    Learn more

                                                    CommQuest Services: Recovery Support Meetings

                                                    Group of individuals recovering from substance abuse.

                                                    1341 Market Ave. N
                                                    Canton, OH 44714
                                                    Phone: (330) 453-8252
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Abide Ministries-New Baltimore Community Church

                                                    Community resources to help strengthen families in Stark County.

                                                    7761 Pontius St. NE
                                                    Alliance, OH 44601
                                                    Phone: (330) 935-0152
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities

                                                    Funds and services to support the health, safety and education of people with developmental disabilities. Visit the Stark DD website for more information.

                                                    2950 Whipple Ave. NW
                                                    Canton, OH 44708
                                                    Phone: (330) 477-5200
                                                    Intake: (330) 479-3582
                                                    Learn more

                                                    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
                                                    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
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Summit, Medina & Stark Counties, Inc.

                                                    Mentoring network serving more than 350 at-risk children ages 6 to 18. Children are matched with adult volunteers who provide ongoing encouragement and support for life-long success.

                                                    Goodwill Campus
                                                    408 9th St. SW
                                                    Canton, OH 44707
                                                    Phone: (330) 445-1123
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Partners Against Trafficking of Humans Stark County

                                                    Volunteers working together to raise awareness, education and advocacy to protect and serve local victims of human trafficking. Learn more on Facebook.

                                                    800 Market Ave. N
                                                    Suite 1150
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities: Self Advocacy

                                                    The advocacy program offers various speakers to share information about topics that are important to you and your life. Examples of topics could include: Guardianship, Dating, Preparing for Medical Appointments, Your ISP meeting, and more.

                                                    2950 Whipple Ave NW
                                                    Canton, OH 44708
                                                    Phone: 330-477-5200
                                                    Phone: 330-477-5200
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County District Library: Jackson Township Branch

                                                    7487 Fulton Rd. N.W.
                                                    Massillon, OH 44646-9393
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)/ Guardian Ad Litem (GAL)

                                                    Representing the rights and interests of abused, neglected and dependent children in Stark County.

                                                    110 Central Plz. S
                                                    Suite 436
                                                    Canton, OH 44702
                                                    Phone: (330) 451-7914
                                                    Learn more

                                                    NAMI Stark County Sunday Night Support Group (Peers and Family Members)

                                                    Mental illness can be extremely isolating and it’s not uncommon to lose friends along the way. This is a chance to meet new people. Support Groups are free to attend and no registration is required.

                                                    Join Zoom Meeting

                                                    https://zoom.us/j/798097665

                                                    Meeting ID: 798 097 665

                                                    Phone: 1-646-558-8656
                                                    Hours: 7:00 PM – Group meets weekly Sunday (Plan to join 10 – 15 minutes before start time)
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Aultman Alliance Community Hospital Family Care Urgent Care Center

                                                    506 W. Main Street
                                                    Louisville, OH 44641
                                                    Phone : (330) 875-5625
                                                    Fax: (330) 875-5723
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities: Respite Care

                                                    Stark DD offers respite care within or outside a family’s home through their Family Support Services.

                                                    2950 Whipple Ave. NW
                                                    Canton, OH 44708
                                                    Phone: (330) 477-5200
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Encompass Christian Counseling at Abundant Life Christian Fellowship

                                                    Offices throughout Stark County offering mental health counseling services from a Christian perspective.

                                                    303 8th St SW
                                                    Massillon, OH 44647
                                                    Phone: 330-966-1620
                                                    Phone: 330-966-1620
                                                    Learn more

                                                    Encompass Christian Counseling at One Center for Leadership

                                                    Offices throughout Stark County offering mental health counseling services from a Christian perspective.

                                                    901 Tuscarawas St. E
                                                    Canton, OH 44707
                                                    Phone: 330-966-1620
                                                    Phone: 330-966-1620
                                                    Learn more

                                                    NAMI Stark County Friday Peer Support Group (Adults with Mental Illness)

                                                    Mental illness can be extremely isolating and it’s not uncommon to lose friends along the way. This is a chance to meet new people. Support Groups are free to attend and no registration is required.

                                                    Join Zoom Meeting

                                                    https://zoom.us/j/386459766

                                                    Meeting ID: 386 459 766

                                                    Phone: 1-646-558-8656
                                                    Hours: 7:00 PM – Group meets weekly Friday (Plan to join 10 – 15 minutes before start time)
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                                                    Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities: Transportation

                                                    For individuals who receive support from Stark DD, buses and vans are available to transport them to school, work and medical appointments.

                                                    3059 Cleveland Ave. S
                                                    Canton, OH 44707
                                                    Phone: (330) 484-6451
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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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                                                    NAMI Stark County Tuesday Peer Support Group (Adults with Mental Illness)

                                                    Mental illness can be extremely isolating and it’s not uncommon to lose friends along the way. This is a chance to meet new people. Support Groups are free to attend and no registration is required.

                                                    Join Zoom Meeting

                                                    https://zoom.us/j/97629915727

                                                    Meeting ID: 976 2991 5727

                                                    Phone: 1-646-558-8656
                                                    Hours: 7:00 PM – Group meets weekly Tuesday (Plan to join 10 – 15 minutes before start time)
                                                    Learn more