Everyone has a role to play in mental health matters – guest column in The Canton Repository

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Whether the pandemic is ebbing or flowing, or perhaps not even in the context of the pandemic at all, chances are you’ve heard more discussion lately about paying attention to one’s mental health in addition to physical health. And that’s a great thing – just an awareness that we have a responsibility to take care …

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Drug Take Back Day: September 18, 2021

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Sept. 18, 2021 – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.* *Jackson Twp location ONLY: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. Stark County’s Drug Take Back Day Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery, Drug Free Stark County, the Opiate Task Force of Stark County and the Stark County Sheriff’s Office, in cooperation with the Stark County Police …

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A Walk for Suicide Awareness: August 29, 2021

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AUGUST 29, 2021 A Walk for Suicide Awareness Will you walk with me? Remembering, honoring and supporting those who have been impacted by suicide. Petros Lake Park: Woodland Shelter at The Mindfulness Walk (3519 Perry Dr. SW, Canton, OH 44706) OPENING REMARKS: 11:00 AM WALK BEGINS: 11:30 AM CLOSING REMARKS: Immediately following This is a …

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CIT: A police and behavioral health partnership

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CIT (Crisis Intervention Team) Training is a partnership where police and behavioral health experts work together so calls about substance use and mental health result in help for anyone who needs it. In Stark County, StarkMHAR ensures this training is available to first responders in the county. See how they helped Michael, Jessica, and Isabella …

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