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Homeless Services

Homeless Services

If you are currently homeless with no place to go, at risk of eviction or being forced to leave the place you are currently staying, call the Stark County Homeless Hotline at  330.452.4363 or visit the stark county homeless hotline.

Canton City School's Project Hope is here to help our families and students while their family is homeless and in transition. To assure your children's education is not disrupted, call the Canton City School District Homeless Liaison at 330.437.3700 or 330.418.3059 for assistance. We can help keep your child in school and on track!


Contact Us:

Michelle Edwards, Homeless Liaison, The Ken Weber Community Campus at Goodwill

408 9th St SW, Canton OH 44707  Office #  2260

Phone: 330-437-3700   Cell:  330-418-3059


Darlene O’Dell-Compton, SCW for Project Hope, The Ken Weber Community Campus at Goodwill

408 9th St SW, Canton OH 44707  Office #  2240

Phone:  330-437-3701


Nicole Herberghs, Administrator, Nadine McIlwain Administrative Center

Office of Federal Programs and Accountability  Office # 108

Phone: 330.438.2564   Cell: 234.425.0244

Project Hope

Project HOPE provides support for students and families, including:  

  • Tutoring and enrichment activities for students living in shelters
  • Transportation assistance to help students get to school
  • School enrollment assistance 
  • Referrals for community resources and basic needs during homelessness and once permanent housing is secured

THE HOPE CHEST                                                   

The Hope Chest is available to help families with children attending the Canton City School District by providing clothing and hygiene products.  If you are experiencing a hardship and need clothing and/or hygiene products, please call 330-437-3701 or the School Community Worker at your child's school.


Food Assistance referrals are available to all students and their families.


If you have a student enrolled in Canton City Schools and are experiencing homelessness, then we are here to help.

Please contact the administrator for Homeless Services @ 330-438-2564 or 234-425-0244.


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