Guide to Resources in Canton

Strong Youth Strong Communities Support to Help You

Strong Youth Strong Communities Support to Help You

Guide to Resources in Canton

Resources for Youth in the Canton, OH area

The SYSC Resource Guide links you to services and programs in your community that supports health, wellness, and overall well-being. These resources are intended to help in building a network that will enable and empower you to become a Stronger Youth and help us to create a Stronger Community.  We hope that you will engage them as needed and share these contacts with friends, family, neighbors, and peers as tools to address the various challenges that you and others may face today or in the future.

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Buckeye Council, Boy Scouts of America

to serve others by helping to instill values in young people and, in other ways, to prepare them to make ethical choices during their lifetime in achieving their full potential.

YMCA of Central Stark County Association Office

Students learn about the legislative process, how to write and research bills, and how to participate in elections. Their work culminates in students serving as delegates at the state conference, debating bills on the floor of the legislature, and some students have actually made bills into laws!

Greater Stark County Urban League



Boys & Girls Club Of Massillon

The Boys & Girls Club impacts the lives of young people in vital areas such as academic success, good character and citizenship, and healthy lifestyles. Club programs and activities help kids thrive.

Thrive Counseling Services

Depression, • Developmental disorders and delays, • Anxiety,• Adjustments disorders, • Eating disorders, • Family issues, • Emotional disorders, • Self-harming, • Attention deficit disorder, • and Anger management

Community Legal Aid Services Inc

A non-profit law firm serving the legal needs of low-income individuals and families in central northeast Ohio

Domestic Violence Project

Domestic Violence Project, Inc., a private, non-profit organization established in 1978, provides safe shelter, legal advocacy, counseling, prevention and educational services for victims, their children and the community.

Alliance Area Domestic Violence Shelter/PACE

Alliance Area Domestic Violence Shelter is to empower and assist survivors of verbal, emotional, financial, sexual, and physical abuse by providing education, resources, emergency shelter and transitional support services.

ACLU of Ohio

The Ohio ACLU has received numerous awards over the years for its cutting-edge work defending civil liberties

Cleveland Homeless Legal Assistance Program

Cleveland Homeless Legal Assistance Program