EMPLOYMENT, EDUCATION & MENTORING PROGRAMS



This page lists a variety of public service agencies and privately funded or non-profit agencies which can provide assistance with education, employment searches, job training programs and life skills development. Identification and eligibility requirements may apply. This information has been updated as of August 2018 but may be subject to change. Please contact providers for verification and precise program details.



CANTON CITY SCHOOLS ADULT CAREER, TECHNICAL & COMMUNITY EDUCATION
305 McKinley Ave NW
Canton, OH 44702
330-438-2500
GED assistance, college prep classes, and on-line classes and training programs are available
https://www.ccsdistrict.org/Domain/94


COLEMAN EMPLOYMENT SERVICES (people with disabilities)
400 Tuscarawas St W.  Suite 200 
Canton, OH 44702 
330-438-2400
www.colemanservices.org


COMMUNITY LEGAL AIDE
306 Market Ave N. 
Canton, OH 44702
330-452-5856
http://www.communitylegalaid.org

 
ENGLISH LEARNING CENTER
116 Mckinley Ave NW
Canton, OH 44702
330-452-7443
https://www.ccsdistrict.org/Page/310

 
FINANCIAL PROSPERITY CENTER
822 30th St NW
Canton, OH 44709
330-491-2620
Benefit application assistance, financial and debt management coaching, job training and assistance, clothing vouchers, financial assistance for vehicle repairs and free tax preparation services
http://www.uwstark.org/financial-prosperity-center
 
 
GOODWILL COMMUNITY CAMPUS
408  9th St SW 
Canton, OH 44702 
330-454-9461
http://www.goodwillgoodskills.org/

 
HANNAH’S HOUSE 119
213  Nassau St E. 
East Canton 44730
330-495-2970 or 330-704-0844
Youth mentoring, guidance  and life skills - especially young women
www.hannahshouse119.com


THE MARTIN CENTER
1253 3rd St SE,
Canton OH  44707
866-607-4096
Drop-in center for youth ages 12-20 provides safe recreation areas, mentoring, counseling and meals (when available)
http://tmccanton.wixsite.com/the-martin-center
 


MEN’S CHALLENGE 
Job skills training and workshops as well as one-on-one life skills mentoring services

Love Canton Church  
701 Walnut Ave NE 
Canton, OH 44702
330-754-6203
 
54 City Hall St
Massillon, OH 44646
330-754-6203

470 E. Broadway St.  Suite 103
Alliance, OH 44601
330-821-6367
http://www.menschallenge.org
 

 

META-MORPHOSIS
PO Box 36417
Canton, Ohio, 44735
330-768-7688
Provides housing, job training, mentoring and life-skills assistance to young males from disadvantaged backgrounds or re-entering society from the criminal justice system
http://www.mmjuvenileministry.org/home.html

 

OHIO MEANS JOBS
822  30th St. NW 
Canton, OH 44709
1-888-296-7541 or 330-433-9675
http://omjwork.com
 
 

PROJECT REBUILD 16-24yr olds

403 Shorb Ave NW
Canton, OH 44703 
330-588-3205
GED services and  construction trade training
www.projectrebuild.org



SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION
301 Mckinley Ave SW  Suite 100
Canton, OH 44702
800-772-1213  or 877-255-1509
https://www.ssa.gov
 

STARK COUNTY COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY - CEEC
Center for Education and Employment Opportunities
1326 Market Ave. North
Canton, OH 44714
330-580-9347
GED, employment training, computer skills, small business development, youth employment services ages
http://www.sccaa.org


STARK COUNTY EQUAL EMPLOYMENT
201 3rd St .NE
Canton, OH 44702
330-451-7776

 

STARK COUNTY JOB AND FAMILY SERVICES
221 3rd St NE
Canton, OH 44702
330-452-4661
http://www.starkjfs.org
 
 

STARK COUNTY URBAN LEAGUE
1400 Sherrick Rd SE
Canton, OH 44707
330-754-1576

 

STARK HELP CENTRAL
On-line resource navigation tool for community programs and services for children, teens and young adults up to age 25. Resources include, education, substance abuse, jobs, health and insurance, parenting, transportation, legal assistance, emergencies, safety and basic needs
https://www.starkhelpcentral.com/