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a.m. and 1-4 p.m.; operates food pantry, provides clothing, bedding and kitchen items; also offers ďŹ nancial aid for housing, utilities, prescription costs and other emergencies; coordinates Thanksgiving dinner baskets, toy give-aways and annual back-to-school clothing/school supplies program. Planned Parenthood of Northeast Ohio – 334 E. Milltown Rd., (330) 345-7798;; ofďŹ ce hours: Monday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Wednesday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and ďŹ rst Saturday of the month, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Planned Parenthood provides medical examinations, birth control and pregnancy testing; also HIV and STD testing for both men and women, and breast and cervical cancer testing for women; community education, mid-life services for women. Pregnancy Care Center — 142 .W. Liberty St., Suite 3A, Wooster, (330) 264-5880 (this number is a hotline number during off-hours); Karen Noe, Director; hours: Monday/ Tuesday/Thursday/Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; offers free earlypregnancy tests, information on abortion alternatives, postabortion support group, abstinence education for schools; not a medical facility but will do referrals; everything is strictly conďŹ dential; offers maternity and baby clothes and baby furniture; sponsors a miscarriage support group and a parenting program. Salvation Army – Maiwurm Service Center & BeneďŹ t Bank Site — 401 W. High St. (across from Dravenstott), 330-683-3138, Sarah Ecker, Executive Director,; emergency response after hours is available by calling the Orrville Police Department’s, 330-684-5025; ofďŹ ce hours: weekdays, 8:30

a.m.-3:30 p.m.; food pantry 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Monday-Friday utility assistance, prescription assistance; Beyond the BandAid program works with assistance through phramaceutical companies and working one-on-one with older or disabled clients in their homes, provides seasonal help with summer camp, back-to-school supplies, Christmas food and gifts; also makes phone reassurance calls to the elderly and trains volunteers; gas vouchers for doctors’ appointments. STEPS at Liberty Center (Substance Abuse Treatment, Education and Prevention Services) — 104 Spink St., Wooster (330) 264-8498,; Bobbi Douglas, Executive Director; ofďŹ ce hours: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.; Wednesday/Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; provides support and treatment services for persons with alcohol, chemical dependency/substance abuse and addictions; assessments, referrals, out-patient counseling, group therapy, 24-hour residential services (see below), aftercare services, medication assisted treatment, prevention services including Alcohol Education Program (DUI program), Drug-Free Safety Training, early intervention program for youth and parents and other education and prevention services. Call for more information. STEPS Residential Treatment Centers: • Beacon House Residential Treatment Center for Women – 732 Spink St., Wooster; (330)264-8498, www.; Bobbi Douglas, Executive Director; hours: 24/7; residential treatment center for women recovering from chemical dependency; provides case management, counseling and group therapy. • Pathway House Residential Treatment Center for


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Orrville Today: The 2015 Community Guide  

A guide to services and life in Orrville, Ohio, published by Spectrum Publications, a division of The Daily Record.

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