Best wishes for a safe and healthy New Year!
Have a safe and happy New Year! StarkMHAR offices will be closed on Jan. 1.

If you or a family member are in crisis, please call the Crisis Hotline anytime at 330-452-6000 or text 4hope to 741 741.

Looking for a few self-care and stress management tips in 2019? Click the blue button below.
Thank you for your support all year!
Did you know? If you are a Stark County property owner, you help support local programs and services that provide hope. This time of year and always, please accept a heartfelt "thank you" for your role in making this work possible.
Talking with children, family and friends about substance abuse
For many, the holidays bring extended time with family and friends in close quarters. Effective prevention starts with an honest conversation. Talk with your loved ones about substance abuse today. Click the button below for more on how to talk with children, adults and seniors.
Don't miss these January 2019 trainings!
Learn more about upcoming trainings from the StarkMHAR Training Center!
Save these 2019 dates!

  • March 13 & 14, 2019: Adult Mental Health First Aid
  • March 21, 2019: Populations Focus Learning Series: Transgender Culture and Community
  • March 26 & 27, 2019: Youth Mental Health First Aid
  • April 30, 2019: Clinical Day 2019
  • May 7, 2019: Spring Election Day
  • June 5, 2019: Leadership Breakfast 2019
  • June 20, 2019: Populations Focus Learning Series: New Americans Culture and Community
  • September 19, 2019: Populations Focus Learning Series: Mayan Culture and Community
  • November 21, 2019: Populations Focus Learning Series: Asian Culture and Community
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