Oak Clinic for Multiple Sclerosis
3838 Massillon Rd (Rt. 241), Suite 360
Uniontown, Ohio 44685 | Phone:330-896-9625
The Oak Clinic is a non profit out-patient facility that strives to treat and empower individuals living with MS regardless of their ability to pay. A multi-disciplinary team of professionals provide quality medical care, carry out psychosocial needs assessments; provide educational and supportive services to our clients and their families to improve our clients’ health, functioning and overall quality of life and conduct clinical and basic scientific research to develop new knowledge about the cause, diagnosis and treatment of Multiple Sclerosis. website
Kent State University is a member of the national Campus Kitchens Project (CKP) and as such, is a leader in community service for students and is the future of hunger relief. CKP at Kent State University is empowering the next generation of leaders to implement innovative models for combating hunger, developing food systems, and helping communities help themselves. Students repurpose leftover foods from area restaurants, dining halls, grocers and others into wholesome meals. website Contact email@example.com for more info.
Mental Health & Recovery Board of Portage County
155 East Main Street
Recovery from mental illness and addiction is possible with services funded through the Mental Health & Recovery Board of Portage County. Each year thousands of Portage County residents benefit from the Mental Health & Recovery Board system of care and access to its 24-hour crisis services.
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9772 Diagonal Road, Mantua, OH 44255
(330) 274-2272 | (800) 233-8611
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Since 1961, Hattie Larlham has provided care to children and adults with developmental disabilities. For more than 50 years, Hattie Larlham have developed programs and services to support people with developmental disabilities. The organization started with one dedicated woman. Today, her dream is realized in the work of hundrends of employees who work around the clock to provide care to children and adults with developmental disabilities. website
The Children’s Advocacy Center at Robinson
6874 N. Chestnut Street
Ravenna, OH 44266 | (330) 297-8838
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was established because sexually abused children were being further traumatized by the intervention process that was designed to protect them. Concerned citizens saw the need for a more child-friendly approach and better coordination in response to child sexual abuse.
In 1999 Robinson Memorial Hospital donated space which enabled the Center to expand its services to child victims and their families.
The Center is accredited by the National Children’s Alliance. website
Ben Curtis Family Foundation
1675 E. Main St., Ste 260
Kent, Oh 44240 | Phone:(330) 906-3656
A large percentage of children are unable to focus at school because basic needs aren’t being met. The Curtis family wants all children to be able to benefit from the education they are receiving. They decided to start a backpack program called Ben's Birdie Bags at Holden Elementary School in Kent, Ohio. Birdie Bags will go home with the students over long weekends and consist of three meals and two snacks.
AxessPointe Community Health Center
1993 St Rte 59, Kent, OH 44240, (330) 673-1016
Our target population is the uninsured, under-insured, and Federally insured patient (Medicaid and Medicare) who may not have access to affordable medical and dental care. The high quality and credentialed health care teams at each AxessPointe site provide diagnosis, treatment, and preventive medical and dental services. We accept Medicaid, Medicare, most private insurances, and provide a sliding fee scale for patients without insurance.
Coleman Professional Services
5982 Rhodes Road
Kent, OH 44240
Coleman Professional Services is a nationally recognized not-for-profit provider of behavioral health and rehabilitation programs that improve the lives of individuals, families and businesses in Northeast Ohio.
155 N. Water Street
Kent, Ohio 44240
(330) 678-3006 or
toll free: 1-866-449-8518
Townhall II promotes the health, wellness, and recovery of individuals and communities through prevention, education, advocacy, intervention, and treatment. website
Kent Social Services
1066 South Water Street
Kent, OH 44240-3840
dedicated to enhancing the nutrition of low-income people in the Kent area. Hot meals are offered at no cost five days a week and typically include 50 to 60 individuals per day. Opportunities for socialization, cooking classes and referral services are also offered. website
Family & Community Services, Inc.
143 Gougler Avenue
Kent, OH 44240
In time of need people turn to Family & Community Services (F&CS). As one of the largest social service agencies in Northeast Ohio, F&CS has spent the past 70 years helping individuals of all ages. From providing life’s basic needs – food, clothing and shelter – to counseling and mentoring services, F&CS has touched the lives of countless individuals. website