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in the inpatient unit located at 1900 Akron Road.

income Wayne County families who purchase the homes at 2-1-1 – A program of United Way of Wayne and Holmes Counties, Inc. and housed in United Way’s building, 215 cost through no-interest mortgages. S. Walnut St., call 2-1-1 (24-hour information referral, 365 HELP ME GROW – 144 N. Market St., (330) 988-1300, days a year) by internet,; or by; Suzie Huse, Program walk-in; office hours: weekdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; the only Director; provides free, voluntary, comprehensive prenatal- comprehensive information and referral service serving to-three-years services to eligible families in Wayne County. Wayne and Holmes Counties. Connects people with the Includes home visits, information on child development; appropriate health or human service resource to meet their parenting tips and support; information and referral for needs. needed area services and programs; early identification of developmental delays and coordination and referrals MEDICAL ALERT SYSTEM – Wooster Community for needed services; transition to preschool-age programs. Hospital, 1761 Beall Ave., (330) 263-8299; emergencyA project of the Wayne County Family and Children First response system for the elderly, handicapped and infirm in Council, Tri-County ESC and Catholic Charities of Wayne Wayne County. County. MENTAL HEALTH ANDRECOVERY BOARD – 1985 LIFE CARE HOSPICE – 1900 Akron Road, (330) 264-4899 or Eagle Pass, (330) 264-2527 or (800) 400-6518, www.whmhrb. (800) 884-6547,; Colleen Nettleton, org; Judy Wortham Wood, Executive Director; board is RN, CHPCA, Executive Director; Dr. David Lance, D.O., responsible for planning, funding and evaluating mental Medical Director; office hours: weekday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.; health and substance-abuse services through contracts with providing quality end-of-life care, compassionate, patient- other social-service agencies. 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, hospitals in Wayne and Holmes counties and the Wadsworth-Rittman area, or

Northern Ohio Hemophilia Foundation –5000 Rockside Rd., Suite 230, Independence 44131; (216) 834-0051, www.; enhances the quality of life for people with genetic bleeding disorders and their families, through advocacy, education, research and other constituency services.

OHIO DEPARTMENT OF JOB & FAMILY SERVICES (ODJFS/WOOSTER ONE STOP) – (330) 264-5060, 358 W. North St.; employers and job seekers may contact the Ohio Means Jobs. Services available to employers include job matching, posting job orders, pre-screening applicants, mass hiring events, interview space and On-the-Job Training. Job seekers may use the resource room to create resumes, fax, copy, do research on the labor market and find training information. Other services include: job search help, networking, career counseling, training assistance applications and connection to all of the area agencies that provide employment and/or training services.

Outstanding Agents, Outstanding Results®

RE/MAX Showcase • 330.264.2644

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION, WAYNE COUNTY – 428 W. Liberty St., (330) 264-8722, http:// Jim Swinehart Broker / Realtor CRS 330-466-3018

Evonne Snyder Realtor 330-464-9699

Cindy McCory Realtor 330-317-1506

Tom Davis Broker / Realtor CDPE CNE 330-621-1337

Bob Schubert Realtor / e-Pro 330-201-1037; hours: weekdays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; provides data enabling residents to solve problems relating to the agriculture industry, family living, youth and community needs.

OUTREACH COMMUNITY LIVING SERVICES INC. – 337 Pam Schrock Realtor 330-464-3683

Jill Plant Realtor 330-465-9394

Karen Michaud Realtor 330-464-1906

Melanie Graczyk Realtor 440-759-0540

W. North St.; (330) 263-0862; Mary Lloyd, director; office hours: weekdays, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; works with developmentally disabled adults, group homes, adult living in community, non-med transportation and Rep-pay-e services.


Jim Hand Owner / Realtor ABR, CNE 330-464-0190

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Sue Hand Owner

Sandy Cornelius Office Manager

Carol Fisher Administrative Assistant

(330) 262-1662,; Lydia Stahl, Executive Director; hours: Mon, 9 a.m.- 11 a.m., Tue, 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m. & 1-5:30 p.m., Wed-Fri, 9-11:30 a.m. & 1-4 p.m.; operates food pantry, provides clothing, bedding and kitchen items; also offers financial aid for housing, utilities, prescription

Wooster Today: The 2016 Community Guide  

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

Wooster Today: The 2016 Community Guide  

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