Community Services of Stark County, Inc. provides for children needing new and permanent family ties. The agency also licenses foster homes in accord with the Ohio Department of Human Services, providing for the children's welfare and supervising the selected caregivers for dependent infants. Other specific services in this program include:

  • Birth Parent Support Group
  • Infant Adoption Training
  • Maternity Services
    • individual counseling to birth parents
    • assistance in securing medical, government programs, legal assistance and parenting services
    • birth parents who choose to make an adoption plan, have the opportunity to select a family that they feel will best meet the needs or background of their child
  • International Adoption Services
  • Special Needs Adoption

Community Services of Stark County, Inc. Serves clients who are encountering difficulty in coping with tasks and problems confronting them in everyday life. Our goal is to strengthen skills by increasing self-awareness, improving problem solving techniques and enhancing interpersonal relationships. The comprehensive counseling program addresses:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Marital/Couple Counseling
  • Family Therapy
  • Child/Adolescent Counseling
  • Pre-Marital Counseling
  • AIDS Counseling
  • Crisis Pregnancy Counseling
  • On With Living (OWL)- dealing with the trauma of loss
  • TRAXX - short term group for students ages 9-12
  • Boundaries For Success - 16 week group for women over 18
  • Time to Heal - 10 week group for those grieving
  • Employee Assistance Program is an internet outreach ministry of the
Marriage First program of Community Services, Inc.