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+HDOWK&DUH to develop and nurture quality relationships between children and volunteers to guide each child toward their greatest potential; includes school-based mentoring. Volunteers needed. Counseling Center of Wayne & Holmes Counties – Holmes County office, 212 N. Washington, Millersburg; (330) 674-6697,; Karen Berry, president/CEO; hours: Monday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; Tue, 12 p.m.-5 p.m.; Wed, Thurs, Fri, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; provides comprehensive and confidential mental health services, including individual and family counseling, crisis intervention, consultation, assessment; offices also in Orrville, Rittman and Wooster. Every Woman’s House – 34-C South Clay St., Millersburg; (330) 674-1020,; 24/7 hotline (800) 686-1122; provides emergency shelter for women, men and children who are victims of domestic violence or sexual assault; includes 24-hour availability, counseling, advocacy and community education. Goodwill Industries – The Holmes County Retail Store, 1098 Glen Dr., Millersburg; (330) 674-9222; retail store hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Thurs, Fri, Sat, 9 a.m.- 8 p.m.; Sun, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; non-profit organization provides training and transitional employment to people facing barriers to employment; contract work for industries. Habitat for Humanity in Wayne County – 6096 East Lincoln Way, Wooster, (330) 264-4999.,; hours: Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-4 p.m., closed Sundays; ecumenical Christian housing ministry dedicated to building or renovating decent, affordable houses for and with low income Wayne County families who purchase the homes at cost through no-interest mortgages.

the first Saturday in June at the Mt. Hope Auction Barn. LifeCare Hospice - 1633 S. Washington Street, Millersburg, 330-674-8448 or (800) 884- 6547, www.lifecarehospice. org; provides compassionate, patient-centered hospice and palliative care, caregiver support and bereavement services to all experiencing the impact of serious illness and loss; palliative care is a consultative service to assist doctors to care for their patients; hospice and palliative care are provided in the patient’s home, nursing facility, assisted-living facility or LifeCare’s new inpatient unit in Wooster. Love Center Food Pantry – 1291 Massillon Rd., Suite A, Millersburg; (330) 674-2504,; Edgar and Polly Raber, directors; office hours: Monday, 1-5 p.m.; Wednesday/Friday, 1-4:30 p.m. Christian-centered ministry helps individuals with emergency food needs and offers spiritual guidance; services are free. Love Center Free Clinic – 1291 Massillon Road, Millersburg; (330) 600-8103; Open 1st and 3rd Tuesdays from 5-7:30 p.m; Mission: to share the love of Christ by providing basic, sound, quality medical care at no cost in a climate that is accepting, authentic, and inviting. Services are for those who have no health insurance. Mental Health and Recovery Board – 1985 Eagle Pass, Wooster; (330) 674-5772,; Steve Glick, chairman; board is responsible for planning, funding and evaluating mental health and substance-abuse services through contracts with other social-service agencies.

Northern Ohio Hemophilia Foundation – 5000 Rockside Rd., Suite 230, Independence 44131; (800) 554-4366,; enhances the quality of life for people with genetic bleeding disorders and their families, through advocacy, education, Holmes County Family and Children First Council – 85 N. research and other constituency services such as; peer support, Grant St., Millersburg; (330) 763-8755, www.holmescountyfcfc. emergency financial assistant, medic alert membership, dental org; Tara McCulloch, coordinator; The Holmes County insurance & educational & camp scholarships. Family & Children First Council is a diverse partnership of Outreach Community Living Services – 337 W. North St. organizations and individuals committed to improving the Wooster; (330) 263-0862; Mary Lloyd, director; office hours: well being of children and families. Through shared resources weekdays, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; works with developmentally disabled and a coordinated service delivery system, Council works adults, group homes, non-med transport and adult living in with parents and organizations to empower families to reach community. their potential in a strong community environment. The Pathway House – 245 Beall Ave., Wooster; (330) 262-6903, coordinator helps develop service coordination plans for; office hours: weekdays, 24 hours multi-system youth and families; oversees service coordination a day; residential treatment center for men recovering from training, determines case-management responsibility and chemical dependency; provides case management, counseling collaborates to identify and secure necessary resources to help and group therapy (see Beacon House, for women’s treatment children and families. center). Holmes County Habitat for Humanity – P.O. Box 418, Planned Parenthood of North Central Ohio – 334 E. Milltown Millersburg;, (330) 674Rd., (330) 345-7798;; office hours: HOME; Christian organization builds or renovates houses Monday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Wednesday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and first using donated or purchased materials; families in need put in Saturday of the month, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Planned Parenthood “sweat equity” and buy the house with a no-interest mortgage; provides medical examinations, birth control and pregnancy call for application or to volunteer. testing; also HIV and STD testing for both men and women, Holmes County Kidney Fund Inc. – PO Box 172, Berlin; (330) and breast and cervical cancer testing for women; community education, mid-life services for women. 465-8318,; Marv Yoder, president; non-profit group provides information and financial SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) – (330) 379aid to persons with various types of kidney disease who have 3163;; 175 S. Main St., Summit County no insurance; also helps with medication and medical supply Building, Suite 204, Akron; counsels to small businesses by costs and provides reimbursement for transportation to appointment only. dialysis treatment facilities for people with limited incomes or Shar-A-Christmas – PO Box 228, Millersburg; (330) 674-GIFT; no insurance; annual fund-raising event is an auction held on non-profit, community-supported agency provides food and

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Holmes County Today: The 2016 Community Guide  

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

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